Commonwealth Professional Fellowship 2025 in UK (Fully Funded)

Applications are open for the Commonwealth Professional Fellowship 2025 in the UK. The Commonwealth Professional fellowship program is for mid-career professionals from low and middle-income countries to spend some time at the UK organization and enhance their skills and knowledge in the field in which they are working. You will be placed in an organization in the UK that is related to your field. The duration of the fellowship is between six weeks and three months and it will start in February 2025. It is a fully funded program.

The CSC aims to identify the best talent who have the potential to make change. The fellowship is open to the citizens of the commonwealth country or those who have been granted refugee status in an eligible commonwealth country or are a British Protected Person. Fellows will get Airfare, a Visa fee, a monthly stipend, and an arrival allowance. Explore the list of 2025 Host organizations, the requirements, and benefits below.

Details About Commonwealth Professional Fellowship 2025 in UK

  • Host Country: UK
  • Level: Mid Career Professional
  • Benefits: Fully Funded
  • Fellowship Duration: Six weeks to three Months

Also Check: United Nations Nippon Foundation Fellowship 2025

Fellowship Themes

  • Science and technology for development
  • Strengthening health systems and capacity
  • Promoting innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Strengthening global peace, security, and governance
  • Strengthening resilience and response to crises
  • Access, inclusion, and opportunity

Financial Support For Fellows

  • An Approved Return Airfare from a fellow home country to the UK.
  • Standard Visa application fee Reimbursement.
  • Stipend (Living Allowance) of £2,057 per month, or £2,553 per month for those at organizations in the London metropolitan area.
  • Arrival allowance of up to £1,156.60
  • A maximum of £3,000 per fellow can be agreed upon by host organizations for short courses/conferences as well as travel to visit other UK organizations.

Also Check: Hurford Youth Fellowship 2025 (Fully Funded 3 Months in USA)

Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant must be a citizen of an eligible country listed below.
  • Have at least five years’ full-time, or equivalent part-time, relevant work experience.
  • Be in employment at the time of application.
  • Provide at least two references.

Eligible Countries

  • Bangladesh
  • Belize
  • Botswana
  • Cameroon
  • Dominica
  • Eswatini
  • Fiji
  • Gabon
  • The Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Grenada
  • Guyana
  • India
  • Jamaica
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Lesotho
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mauritius
  • Montserrat
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Rwanda
  • St Helena
  • St Lucia
  • St Vincent and The Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • Sierra Leone
  • Solomon Islands
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • Tanzania
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Vanuatu
  • Zambia

Also Check: Humboldt Research Fellowship 2024-2025 in Germany (Fully Funded)

How to Apply?

The application process is online. Please read about the Host organizations in the UK before applying. The link to the official website is given below.


Muhammad Saim Rasheed
As Opportunities Corners founder, my name is Muhammad Saim Rasheed. I completed my higher education from University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar. I have been to Egypt for the AIESEC internship in 2016. In addition, I am an alumnus of the U.S. Department of State's (SUSI 2017) Exchange Program. I participated in the Young Leaders Fellowship in the Maldives in 2021, and I went to the International Youth Leadership Summit in Turkiye in 2022. Since 2017, I have participated in numerous fully funded educational and leadership programs. I therefore created this blog based on my own personal experiences, and I mentor students who are eager and enthusiastic about pursuing fully funded opportunities. You can visit the official sources for additional information by clicking on the links provided at the end of each post. Read more about me and our partners here. I am also Featured by Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network