Chevening in Brazil

Chevening in Brazil

Chevening Scholarships in Brazil are awarded to outstanding emerging leaders to pursue one-year Master’s at any UK university. They provide a unique opportunity for future leaders, influencers, and decision-makers from all over the world to develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.

A Chevening Scholarship offers financial support along with the opportunity of becoming part of the highly regarded and influential Chevening global network.

Applicants from Brazil can choose any course of study, but we particularly welcome applications in the following fields:

  • Agriculture
  • Climate change
  • Criminal justice
  • Cyber security
  • Defence and security
  • Digital/innovative creative economy
  • Disarmament
  • Drugs
  • Energy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Global security
  • Human rights
  • Innovation
  • International relations
  • Law and criminal justice
  • Nutrition
  • Oil and gas
  • Policy
  • Public policy
  • Sport - event management
  • Sport - health 
  • Sports development - management
  • Sustainable development
  • Tax regulation
  • Trade
  • Transnational crime
  • Transparency
  • Transport

 

SEARCHING FOR FELLOWSHIPS? There are also fellowships available in Brazil. Find out more about Chevening Fellowships in Brazil. 

 

How to apply

Applications for 2016/2017 Chevening Scholarships are closed. The next application cycle will open in August 2016.


 

If you applied for a 2016/2017 Chevening Scholarship, you will receive email updates about your application status at each step of the selection process. You can also check this on the online application system by using the login details you registered with. Take a look at the Chevening application timeline and our FAQs for a better understanding of the upcoming stages of the selection process.

Due to the large number of applications received, we are unable to provide individual application status updates or feedback to unsuccessful applicants. Please do not contact your British Embassy or High Commission with application enquiries.

While we review your application, here are a few things you can work on:

What is included?

  • 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
  • a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK

Partners

Chevening is funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and partner organisations. Our partners contribute to Chevening in various ways, helping us to develop talented individuals from across the globe who will go on to be future leaders and decision makers.

The below partner organisations co-sponsor Chevening Awards in your country, enabling us to offer more Chevening Scholars the opportunity to study in the UK.

If your application is successful and you have applied to study a subject or degree programme supported by one of our partners, you will be considered for a co-sponsored Chevening Award.

Find out more about our partner organisations, the areas of study they support and why they have committed to supporting Chevening in your country by reading their profiles.

Alumni spotlight

Juliano Froehner

Technology Lawyer and Entrepreneur, Brazil

Juliano Froehner is an international lawyer and business developer.

Eduardo Mack

Communications and Marketing Lead at Cisco Systems for Rio 2016, Brazil

Eduardo is currently responsible for all aspects related to Cisco’s sponsorship of the Rio 2016 Games.

Cristina Marochi

Adviser, Investment Attraction Department, Parana State Development Agency, Brazil

Cristina has worked in both the public sector and in international development, having been a consultant and programme coordinator for UNDP for six years.

Marcondes Moreira de Araujo

Senior Science and Technology Analyst with the MCTI

Marcondes has a vast amount of experience in policy planning, dialogue, and programme management for science, technology, innovation, and education as well as environmental management for public an

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Local news

Brazilian alumni in Sao Paolo
Brazilian alumni in Sao Paolo launched the Chevening Legal and Human Rights Network on 2 May 2016. The network is the vision of alumnus Eduardo Paranhos, Senior Legal Director of HP, who studied Law at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) through a Chevening Scholarship 15 years ago. It aims to bring together Chevening Alumni in the fields of law and human rights to collaborate with each other. Read more
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Chevening Fellows from six different fellowship programmes were invited to a special evening of networking at the second annual Chevening Fellowships Dinner which took place at the House of Commons and was hosted by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). Read more
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Global news

Do you want to be involved in the selection of the world's future leaders? If so, we are currently recruiting for the 2017/2018 Chevening Reading Committees. Reading committees play a vital role on the selection of Chevening Scholars and Fellows. Each committee is comprised of a regional assessor and an academic assessor, who assess applications from one or more countries from a particular region of the world. Read more
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The first ever Japan Chevening Alumni Network (JCAN) event took place on 26 April 2016 in Tokyo. Over 30 alumni gathered at Watahan Ginza Gallery for an evening of professional networking, dialogue, and discovery. Julia Longbottom, Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Tokyo, was guest of honour in acknowledgement of the support the British Embassy had given in the development of the new association.  Read more
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Scholars chat at Chevening Farewell 2016
1,800 Chevening Scholars gathered at London’s iconic Alexandra Palace on Monday, 11 July to celebrate a successful year as part of the programme. It was a chance for scholars to say goodbye to one another, commemorate a year of study and cultural activities in the UK, and also to open up new opportunities as the scholars transition into the global Chevening Alumni network. They were joined by Chevening Alumni, representatives from partner organisations, and staff from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and the Chevening Secretariat. Read more
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Nepal
A saying repeated in different ways by different people over the years. On 18 May 2016, the British Ambassador to Nepal Richard Morris hosted the Bicentenary Chevening Reception at his residence in Kathmandu to celebrate the educational and academic ties between Britain and Nepal, raising a glass to the longstanding relationship between the two nations. Read more
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