Chevening Scholarship is the United Kingdom, government fellowships enables future leaders to study in the UK. It is a global community of professionals who create positive change around the world. Chevening is an international awards programme aimed at developing global leaders. The scheme enables students with leadership qualities from more than 160 countries and territories to undertake postgraduate study or courses in universities in the United Kingdom.
It receives funding by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) and partner organisations. Further, It offers two types of awards, which include Chevening scholarships and Chevening fellowship. More than 50,000 professionals have studied in the UK through Chevening since 1983.
Applications for 2021/2022 Chevening Scholarship
Applications are open for 2021/2022 Chevening scholarships. Interested candidates can apply until noon midday GMT on November 3, 2020. It provides fully-funded scholarships. As a result, you can freely focus on achieving your academic goals. Through Chevening, you will live and study in the UK for a year. Moreover, it will help you to develop professionally and academically. You will grow your network, experience UK culture and build a lasting positive relationship with the UK.
Required documents of Chevening scholarship
Applicants must submit their education documents, references and one unconditional UK University offset. Upload the important documents. You must submit these documents in order to remain in the process even if you are eventually conditionally selected for a Chevening Scholarship.
Selection updates and timelines
If you applied for the Scholarship of 2021-2022, you will receive email updates about your application status at each step of the selection process. Also, you can use the online application system to check your status. You need to log in using the details you registered with.
Chevening Scholarship’s selection criteria aims to identify high caliber graduates. It acknowledges graduates with the personal, intellectual and interpersonal qualities required for leadership. Candidates can make applications via a web portal between early August and early November of each year. Scholarship applicants must also apply directly to their preferred universities in the UK.