Allama Iqbal Open University

The 37th AAOU Annual Conference

AAOU-COL Fellowship 2024

We are delighted to announce the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) has kindly agreed to provide AAOU-COL Fellowship 2024 to delegates from developing Asian Commonwealth nations. 

The fellowship will be given to 10 delegates selected according to following conditions.

  1. Delegates should be citizens of Bangladesh, India, Maldives and Sri Lanka.
  2. Preference will be given to young or mid-career practitioners (rather than policy makers) of distance education who have not had the opportunity to attend the conference in the past (if possible).
  3. Only delegates whose abstracts have been accepted for presentation at the Conference will be eligible.

Each delegate will be funded for CAD500. The amount of fund will defray the registration fee (US$300) and compensate fully or partly for the delegate’s own expenses on local accommodation (which will be given on-site during the Conference. Further notice TBA).

Please send your application form to with Subject: AAOU COL fellowship at the very least by 30 August 2024 (Islamabad, Pakistan time).