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CSC Alumni Nigeria, Ghana and Sierra Leone

Access to Commonwealth Scholarships webinar series

Date: 27/10/2022

Duration: 14:00 (WAT)

Location: Online

Accessing Commonwealth Scholarships

The Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Alumni Associations in Nigeria, Ghana and Sierra Leone are jointly delivering a series of webinars on Commonwealth Scholarships. This webinar is the second in the series and will explore the role of mentoring in increasing access to and the impact of Commonwealth Scholarships.

The webinar will consist of a panel discussion on how to access Commonwealth Scholarships.

The objectives of the webinar are to :

  • Provide clear information on what makes a successful application and how to submit one
  • Promote the benefits of applying for a Commonwealth Scholarships

If you are a Commonwealth Alumnus from Nigeria, Ghana or Sierra Leone and would like to attend this event, please contact Roseline Obadiuno at


Information will be shared with registered attendees.

Nigeria (COSFAN)

Dr Chioma Acholonu- Deputy Director, Commonwealth Division of the Federal Scholarship Board

Dr Temilola Oluseyi- Associate Professor of Analytical and Environmental Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Lagos

Oluwaseun Anselm- analytical and environmental chemist; academic staff, Tai Solarin University of Education; PhD student, University of Lagos

Ghana (COSFAG)

Professor Jacob Agbenorhevi- Associate Professor, Department of Food Science and Technology, KNUST

John Boulard Forkuor- Senior Lecturer and Examinations Officer, Department of Sociology and Social Work, KNUST; Junior Fellow, Pan African Scientific Research Council; Adjunct Research Fellow, Center for Cultural and Africa Studies, KNUST; Early Career Researcher, British Academy of Sciences

Sierra Leone (CAASL)

Aminata Irene Omaru Tholley, Chief Technology Officer, Ministry of Information and Communications