The selection process for a Chevening Awards can vary in length depending on which award you are applying to.
The process of selecting Chevening Fellows takes a minimum of six months from the application deadline to when fellows are conditionally selected for an award. This can vary depending on which fellowship programme you are applying to. Detailed information will appear on each fellowship's apply page.
The process of selecting Chevening Scholars takes a minimum of eight months from the application deadline to when scholars are conditionally selected for an award.
Chevening Scholarships timeline
|3 August 2015||Opening of Chevening Scholarships applications. Apply at www.chevening.org/apply|
|3 November 2015||Closing of Chevening Scholarships applications|
|Early November 2015||Sifting of applications against eligibility criteria|
|November to December 2015||Independent reading committees assess eligible applications|
|January to early February 2016||Candidates are shortlisted for interview|
|By mid-February 2016||Candidates are notified that they have been selected for interview|
|29 February to 29 April 2016||Interview period|
|Early June 2016||Announcement of interview results|
|14 July 2016||Deadline for university unconditional offers|
|14 July 2016||Deadline for meeting English language requirement|
|September/October 2016||2016/2017 Chevening Scholars commence their studies in the UK|