Applications for 2018/2019 Chevening Scholarships are open between 12:00 BST on 7 August 2017 and 12:00 GMT on 7 November 2017 (both midday UK time).
Chevening is the UK government’s global scholarship programme that offers future leaders the unique opportunity to study in the UK. These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals in countries referred to as the ‘Chevening Eligible Countries’ to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at any UK university.
Chevening provides fully-funded scholarships to aid the achievement of professional goals. The scholarship affords recipients the opportunity to live and study in the UK for one year, during which recipients are expected to develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.
The scholarship includes university tuition fees, a monthly stipend, travel costs to and from the UK, an arrival allowance, a homeward departure allowance, the cost of one visa application and a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK.