National nominating agencies

Antigua and Barbuda

Director of Education
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
Government Complex
Queen Elizabeth Highway
St John’s
Antigua and Barbuda
Tel: +1 268 462 4959
Fax: +1 268 462 4970
education.gov.ag

Bangladesh

Joint Secretary
University Grants Commission, Bangladesh
UGC Bhaban, Plot No: 18/A, Agargon Administrative Area
Sher-E-Bangla Nagar
Dhakar-1207, Bangladesh
Tel: +880 258160106
Email: secretaryugc@yahoo.com
www.shed.gov.bd

Belize

Rolando Zetina
Chief Executive Officer
Ministry of Public Service, Constitutional and Political Reform,
Ground Floor, Sir Edney Cain Building, Belmopan
Tel: +501 828 4204
Email: CEO.Secretary@mps.gov.bz
www.public.service.gov.bz

Botswana

Acting Chief Education Officer
Department of Tertiary Education Financing
Ministry of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology
(postal address)
Private Bag 0079
Gaborone
Botswana
(physical address)
37893 Universal Estate
Block 6
Gaborone
Botswana
Tel: +267 3719314
Fax: +267 3191641

Cameroon

Director
Ministry of Higher Education (MINESUP)
Department of Assistance and University Welfare
PO Box 1457
Yaoundé
Cameroon
Tel: +237 23 10 01
Fax: +237 23 97 24
www.minesup.gov.cm (this site may take some time to load; if it fails to load, please try again)

Dominica

Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development
Government Headquarters
Kennedy Avenue
Roseau
Dominica
Tel: +1 767 266 3256
Fax: +1 767 448 0644
Email: pseducation@dominica.gov.dm
www.dominica.gov.dm

Eswatini

Ms Senza Bhembe
Under Secretary – Human Resource Development
Office 211, Second Floor, Finance Building
Department of Human Resource Development
Ministry of Public Service
Tel: +268 2404 3521/5
Email: senzabhembe@gmail.com
www.gov.sz

Fiji

Administrative Officer
Tertiary Scholarships and Loans Board
26 Mac Gregor Road
Fiji Nursing Association Building
Suva
Fiji
Tel: +679 892 1240
Email: scholarships@tslb.com.fj
www.tslb.com.fj

Ghana

Mr. Joseph Essah
Deputy Director (Administration)
Ghana Scholarships Secretariat
P.O. Box M75
Accra
Ghana
Tel: +233 243441712
Email: joseph.essah@yahoo.com
www.scholarships.gov.gh

Grenada

Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development
Botanical Gardens
Tanteen
St George
Grenada
Tel: +1 473 440 2737
Fax: +1 473 444 6650
Email: scholarshipdesk@gmail.com
www.gov.gd

Guyana

Manager, Scholarships Administration
Department of the Public Service
Ministry of the Presidency
Durban Street and Vlissengen Road
Georgetown
Guyana
Tel: +592 226 8732
Email: ps@dps.gov.gy
scholarships.dps.gov.gy

India

Director
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Department of Higher Education
External Scholarships Division
West Block-1, 2nd Floor, Wing-6
R K Puram New Delhi 110066
India
Tel: +91 11 261 72492
Fax: +91 11 2338 1355
www.mhrd.gov.in

Jamaica

Financial Secretary
Ministry of Finance and the Public Service
30 National Heroes Circle
Kingston 4
Jamaica
Tel: +1 876 922 8600 12
www.mof.gov.jm/scholarships

Kenya

Ministry of Education
PO Box 30040-00100
Nairobi
Kenya
Email: info@education.go.ke
www.education.go.ke

Lesotho

Director
National Manpower Development Secretariat
PO Box 517
Maseru 100
Lesotho
Tel: +266 22 323 842
Fax: +266 22 310 511

Malawi

Rose Maleta
Deputy Director of HR
Department of Human Resource Management and Development
PO Box 30227
Malawi
Tel: +265 1 789 522
Email: rosmaleta@gmail.com
www.humanresources.gov.mw

Malaysia
The Malaysia national nominating agency has confirmed that they will not be nominating candidates for 2022 Commonwealth Scholarships. Applications from Malaysian candidates will not be considered.

Maldives

Ibrahim Naseem
Director of Scholarship and Loan Division, Ministry of Higher Education
Fen Building,
2nd Floor,
Ameenee Magu,
K.Male
Tel: +3026966/3026955
Email: schol@mohe.gov.mv
www.mohe.gov.mv

Mauritius

Senior Chief Executive
Ministry of Education and Human Resources, Tertiary Education and Scientific Research
1st Floor, MITD House
Pont Fer
Phoenix 73544
Mauritius
Tel: +230 696 1584
Email: scholarships@govmu.org
education.govmu.org

Montserrat

Cheverlyn Williams – Kirnon
Chief Human Resources Officer
Human Resources Management Unit
Government Headquarters
Brades
Montserrat, MSR 1110
Tel: +664 491 2693/2365
Fax: +664 491 6234
Email: training.HRMU@gov.ms

Mozambique

Director General
Institute of Scholarship
Ministry of Education and Human Development
Avenida Martires da Machava No 231
Maputo
Mozambique
Tel: +258 (21) 488826
Email: info@ibe.gov.mz
www.IBE.gov.mz

Namibia

Mr Ebben Ngulu and Ms Lahjo Kitsie
Awards Supervisor and Awards Officer
NSFAF
PO Box 23053
Windhoek
Namibia
Tel: 061 434 6063 & 061 434 6016
Email: Ebben.Ngulu@nsfaf.na and Lahja.Kitsie@nsfaf.na

Nauru

Acting Secretary for Education
Ena District,
Republic of Nauru
Tel: +674 557 3043
Email: sabrina.caleb@gmail.com

Nigeria

Federal Scholarship Board, Abuja
Scholarship Administration
Plot 245 Samuel Ademulegun Street
Opposite Arewa Suite
Central Business District
Abuja
Nigeria
Tel: +234 812 6803 658 / +234 9082454557
Email: fsb@education.gov.ng
www.education.gov.ng

Pakistan

Project Director
Higher Education Commission
Government of Pakistan
Head Office, Sector H-9, East Service Road,
Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel # 051-90808029
For queries/information please contact HEC Call Centre/Helpline
UAN: 111-119-432 or 0334 – 111-9432​
www.onlinehelp.hec.gov.pk

Papua New Guinea

Principal Advisor
Department of Personnel Management
PO Box 519
Waigani, 131, NCD
Papua New Guinea
Tel: +675 327 6379/6422/6447
Fax: +675 325 0520
www.dpm.gov.pg

Rwanda

Higher Education Council
P.O. BOX: 6311
Kigali
Rwanda

St Helena

Wendy C. Benjamin
Director of Education, skills and Employment
Education Learning Centre
Market Street
James Town
STHL 1ZZ
St Helena
Tel: +290 22607
Fax: +290 2461
Email: wendy.benjamin@sainthelena.gov.sh
www.sainthelena.gov.sh/education-and-employment/

St Lucia

Permanent Secretary
Department of Education, Innovation and Gender Relations
4th Floor, Francis Compton Building
The Waterfront
Castries
St Lucia
Tel: +1 758 468 5207
Fax: +1 758 453 2299
Email: pssecretaryed@education.gov.lc
www.govt.lc/scholarships

St Vincent and The Grenadines

Chief Personnel Officer
Service Commissions Department
2nd Floor, Ministerial Building
Halifax Street
Kingstown
St Vincent and The Grenadines
Tel: +1 784 456 1690
Fax: +1 784 457 2638
Email: servicecommissions@gov.vc
www.psc.gov.vc

Samoa

Assistant CEO-Human Resource Development Services
c/o Samoa Public Service Commission
Level 2, Government Building FMFMII
Apia
Samoa
Tel: +685 22123/22124
Email: sesera@psc.gov.ws /  hrd@psc.gov.ws
www.psc.gov.ws

Sierra Leone

Chief Education Officer
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
New England
Freetown
Sierra Leone
www.education.gov.sl

Solomon Islands

Director, National Scholarships Division
Ministry of Education and Human Resource Development
PO Box G28
Honiara
Solomon Islands
Tel: +677 24229
Fax: +677 22042
Email: ckalu@mehrd.gov.sb
www.mehrd.gov.sb

South Africa

Kealeboga Letlhaku
Deputy Director, Scholarships Management
123 Francis Baard Street
Pretoria, 0002
South Africa
Tel: +27 12 312 5094
Email: internationalscholarships@dhet.gov.za
www.internationalscholarships.dhet.gov.za

Sri Lanka

Mr. A. K. Seneviratne
Additional Secretary (Development)
Ministry of Higher Education
No 18, Ward Place
Colombo 07
Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 11 268 8621
Email: addsec-dev@mohe.gov.lk
www.mohe.gov.lk

Tanzania

Prof. James E. Mdoe
Deputy Permanent Secretary
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
University of Dodoma
PO Box 10
Dodoma
Tanzania
Tel: +255 754 269 947
Email: mdoejames@gmail.com
www.moe.go.tz

The Gambia

Mengeh Jaiteh
Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology
Opposite GCCI Building
Senegamba Highway
Bijilo
The Gambia
Tel: +220 768 3742
Email: jaitehcaba@gmail.com

Tonga

Scholarships Officer
Government Scholarships Office
Ministry of Education and Training
PO Box 61
Nuku’alofa
Tonga
Tel: +676 23511
www.edu.gov.to/

Tuvalu

Human Resource Training & Development Manager
Department of Human Resource
Office of the Prime Minister
Vaiaku
Funafuti
Tuvalu
Tel: +688 20110, ext 3002
Fax: +688 20819
Email: training@tuvalu.tv

Uganda

Nellie Florence Okullo
Assistant Commissioner
Ministry of Education and Sports
PO Box 7063
Kampala
Uganda
Tel: +256 776 62 67 08
Email: nelflo10@gmail.com
www.education.go.ug

Vanuatu

Senior Scholarships Officer
Training & Scholarships Coordination Unit (TSCU)
Ministry of Education and Training
Private Mailbag 9059
Port Vila
Vanuatu
Tel: +678 32495
www.scholarships.gov.vu

Zambia

Ireen Nayame Chirwa
Chief Executive Officer
Higher Education Loans and Scholarships Board
2nd Floor United Church House No.8
Mosi Oatunya Road
PO Box 50464
Lusaka
Zambia
Tel: +260 211250726
Email: ireen.chirwa@helsb.gov.zm
www.helsb.gov.zm

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