Chevening Scholarship – Applications Open
Are you ambitious and driven about seeing growth in your community or country? Do you believe you are (should be) part of that change? If so the prestigious Chevening Scholarship is looking for individuals like you.
The Chevening Scholarship is a fully funded scholarship to pursue a 1 year Masters degree in any subject in the United Kingdom at any university . Chevening Scholars have ambition and leadership potential, a strong academic background, and possess strong interpersonal skills. They tend to rise to prominent positions in their countries, and in their chosen fields.
Chevening has been running since 1983 and Chevening Alumni form the backbone of the programme. Numbering 48,000 worldwide, the alumni constitute a highly-regarded global network of skilled professionals working in a range of fields, including politics, business, law, media, and civil society just to name a few.
The scholarship covers the following:
• Fully covered* tuition fees
• A living allowance at a set rate (for one individual)
• An economy return flight to the UK
• Additional grants to cover essential expenditure
This is an opportunity to not only study at some of the best universities in the UK, it is also an opportunity for a personal experience; immersing yourself in the culture, exploring the country as well establishing a lifelong network with not only fellow Chevening Scholars but also fellow students who come from around the world. Chevening Scholars are also invited to a vast programme of exclusive networking events, talks, trips across the UK, and volunteering opportunities
Applications are currently being accepted between 7 August and 7 November 2017.
You can find all information about eligibility, timelines, and the online application system on www.chevening.org/apply