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UK events in March
23 Feb 2017
St Patrick’s Day Nationwide 17 March Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
Birmingham canal at night
21 Feb 2017
A winding network of canals, great food, beautiful countryside, and more culture than you can shake a stick at - it's Birmingham! Read more
Sabiha Teladia - Programme Officer
20 Feb 2017
As you probably already know, the deadline to submit your references is Monday, 27 February. Read more
Adam Vidler - Communications Assistant
Scholarships, References, application, Deadline
15 Feb 2017
Student Volunteering Week (20 to 26 February) is a time to promote student volunteering, to share your ideas, and experiences and challenges with those around you. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
charity, volunteering, student volunteering week 2017
Camila Pantoja and the telescope
09 Feb 2017
As part of Chevening's Best of British series, scholars spent the learning about and looking at the stars at Read more
Camila Pantoja - Social media ambassador
Kielder Observatory, Northern Lights, Durham University, Kielder Forest, Northumberland, darkness, stars
Nicolette Bryan
09 Feb 2017
Nicolette Bryan was our Chevening Social Media Ambassador for January 2017, giving an insight into the life of a Chevening Scholar in the UK through social media and blogging. Read more
Nicolette Bryan - Social Media Ambassador
Jamaica, Cardiff University, Game of Thrones, Caerphilly Castle, Ulster Museum, Belfast Botanic Gardens, Titanic Belfast, Hazelbank Park, fish and chips
06 Feb 2017
On Thursday, 26 January, Chevening Scholars flocked to the historic Queen Margaret Union building in the University of Glasgow to celebrate the life and poetry of the Scottish poet Robert Burns. Read more
Patricia Miranda - Social Media Ambassador
Burns Night, Robert Burns, University of Glasgow, Glasgow
03 Feb 2017
Last Friday, Chevening Scholars met at Liverpool University for the Innovation Workshop hosted by Mexican Chevening Alumni Laura Vanessa Munoz (2006), Guilherme Silva (Brazil, 2001), and Manoj Kris Read more
Nurbanu Asena - Social Media Ambassador
Workshop, Innovation, Start-up
01 Feb 2017
Chevening interviewed current scholar Katlego Kai Kolanyane-Kesupile from Botswana about LGBT History Month and what it mean Read more
Katlego Kolanyane-Kesupile - Chevening Scholar
lgbt history month
Dave Price [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons
31 Jan 2017
This blog post is the first part of a series that aims to give you a brief snapshot of different periods of British history, from the earliest period of human presence to the present day.  Read more
Jim Dale - Programme Officer
Celtic Britain, ancient Britain, Gough's Cave, Stonehenge, beaker people, Maiden Castle, Battersea Shield, Uffington White Horse