Scholars news

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Chevening Scholarships.

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01 February 2016
Chevening Scholars immersed themselves in Scottish culture, as they took part in a Burns Night Ceilidh in Glasgow. Read more
Glasgow, University of Glasgow, Queen Mary Union, Ceilidh, Robert Burns, Dancing, Kilter
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15 January 2016
A group of budding entrepreneurs were treated to a full day workshop, hosted by the University of Liverpool. Read more
entrepreneurship, Start-up, SME, Scholars, University of Liverpool
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15 January 2016
Chevening Scholars from across the UK were lucky enough to visit Old Trafford, home to Manchester United Football Club. Read more
Manchester United, Old Trafford, Football, Manchester, Trophies, Scholars
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12 January 2016
The UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office invites proposals from evaluation experts for the delivery of a short term monitoring and evaluation project for the Chevening Awards scheme. Chevening aims to bring future leaders to the UK in order to develop a positive disposition towards the UK and to align them with UK interests and values. The objectives of the monitoring and evaluation project are: Read more
FCO, Monitoring and evaluation
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16 December 2015
Chevening Scholar, Kishva Ambigapathy, has been selected as chairperson of the Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC), an association of young people from 53 countries that act as the official representative voice of 1.2 billion young people in the Commonwealth. Read more
Commonwealth, Kishva Ambigapathy, CYC, Malta, CHOGM
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16 December 2015
A group of Chevening Scholars stepped back in time as they visited the historic Hampton Court Palace, home to King Henry VIII. Read more
Hampton Court, Henry VIII, Royals, Great Hall, Chevening, Cream Tea
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07 December 2015
What is the role of the UK monarchy in the 21st century? This was the question asked at the inaugural lecture of the Chevening Lecture Series in London. Read more
Monarchy, UK, Lecture Series, Queen Mary University of London
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01 December 2015
A group of enthusiastic Chevening Scholars fought sub-zero temperatures  as they planted trees for the city of London.   Read more
Scholars, volunteering, Trees, Planting, Trees for Cities
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30 November 2015
November saw the launch of the Chevening Relays – a new initiative that aims to encourage Cheveners to collaborate, network, travel, and take collective responsibility for a common goal. Read more
Chevening Relay, University of Bangor
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27 November 2015
Chevening Scholars travelled from around the UK to Edinburgh for the latest Best of British event on Wednesday, 25 November. Read more
Edinburgh, Scottish Parliament, Royal Society of Edinburgh, Chevening Relay, Joshua Mwamulima
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