Commonwealth Residential School


Eligibility: The Residential School is open to those doing postgraduate degree courses and those in the final year of their undergraduate degree courses at ACU member universities.

Fee: There will be a fee which covers the cost of attendance, accommodation and food during the Residential School period. Those needing financial assistance can applyfor bursary from the ACU. There is a total of 18 bursaries available (10 full bursaries, 8 partial bursaries). Funding may be available from the Bristol Commonwealth Society for individuals selected to attend the School.

Selection process: Candidates will be asked to write a creative statement of 300 words on on how you feel the world will change in the next century. Results will be announced end of May. Only 60 students will be selected to attend this prestigious conference.

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