Posted on :
11 Aug, 2017
11 Aug, 2017
Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarships programme. Established in 1983, these scholarships support study at UK universities – mostly one-year Masters’ degrees – for students with demonstrable potential to become future leaders, decision-makers and opinion formers.
Applications for 2018/2019 Chevening Scholarships and some Chevening Fellowships are open. Please read the information on this page carefully prior to applying. Applications for 2018/2019 Chevening Scholarships and some Chevening Fellowships close on 7 November 2017.
In order to submit your Chevening Scholarship application, it is essential that you have the following ready:
You may also wish to submit the following optional documents if you already meet the requirements. You can submit your initial application without these documents, but you will have to upload them to your application by 12 July 2018:
Only documents in PDF format can be uploaded to the online application system, and documents cannot be over 5MB in size.
Please note that if you are eventually conditionally selected for a Chevening Scholarship, it is essential that you provide evidence that you meet the Chevening English language requirements and that you have at least one unconditional offer from an eligible course before 12 July 2018 in order to remain in the process.
To be eligible for a Chevening Award you must:
You are not eligible for a Chevening Award if you:
Once submitted, applications undergo an electronic sift against our eligibility criteria. Any applications deemed ineligible will be removed from the selection process. Please note that once your application has been submitted, it is not possible to change it retrospectively.
After you have applied for a Chevening Scholarship
To find out what happens once you’ve submitted your application, please refer to the application timeline.
If you are selected for an interview, please refer to our interview guidance.
Remember, if you are invited to an interview, you will be required to submit two complete references via the online application system no later than 26 February 2018. If you have not submitted your documentation by this deadline, you will be unable to proceed with an interview.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should visit http://www.chevening.org/apply