Welcome to the Chevening Scholarships website

Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations. The programme makes awards to outstanding scholars with leadership potential from around the world to study postgraduate courses at universities in the UK.

The Chevening programme was established in 1983 and has developed into a prestigious international scheme. Chevening Scholars come from more than 150 countries and territories worldwide (excluding the USA and the EU), and this year the Scholarships will support more than 1500 individuals. There are over 43,000 Chevening alumni around the world who together comprise an influential and highly regarded global network.

The programme provides full or part funding for full-time courses at postgraduate level, normally a one-year Master’s degree, in any subject and at any UK university.

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Chevening gives warm welcome to 2014/2015 scholars during this year’s orientation event

Chevening gives warm welcome to 2014/2015 scholars during this year’s orientation event

More than 600 Chevening Scholars have come together at the 2014/2015 Orientation Event held on ...

Chevening launches the Tea at No. 10 photo competition

Chevening launches the Tea at No. 10 photo competition

After the major success that #MyCheveningJourney has been, we’ve decided to keep it ...

What I learned... My Chevening story

What I learned... My Chevening story

When I was awarded the Chevening scholarship in the summer of 2013, my family and close friends ...

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