ACU Titular Fellowships

ACU Titular Fellowships

The ACU Titular Fellowships provide opportunities for nominees of member universities to spend periods of time in other member universities or relevant institutions outside their own country.

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Preference will be given to workers in the following priority subject areas: agriculture, forestry and food sciences, biotechnology, development strategies, earth and marine sciences, engineering, health and related social sciences, information technology, management for change, professional education and training, social and cultural development and university development and management.

Founded by particular sponsors, the Titular Fellowships are dedicated to specific purposes: To enable the universities of the Commonwealth to develop the human resources of their institutions and countries through the interchange of people, knowledge, skills and technologies.

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Fellowships are NOT intended for degree courses, or for immediately postdoctoral programmes; they cannot be held in the country in which the applicant currently works and they cannot be held concurrently with other awards.

Applications will be considered ONLY if the applicant is nominated by the executive head (vice-chancellor, president or rector) of a university in ACU membership.

The ACU will also consider nominations by the chief executive officer of a Commonwealth inter-university organisation.


Nominees when applying must:


  • Be on the staff of, or a nominee of, a university in membership of ACU or of a Commonwealth inter-university organisation; or
  • Be working in industry, commerce or public service in a Commonwealth country
  • Be of proven high ability Value:Up to £5,000 according to the actual programme, and intended to cover international return air fare; in-country ground travel; medical insurance; board and lodging; fees (where the approved programme includes a formal training programme).For more ACU Titular Fellowships information and applicationcontacts, follow the links given below.

Deadline: 30th April

For more fellowship information and application, see: ACU Titular Fellowships Website