Scholars news

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

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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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23 November 2015
Blenheim Palace, birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, was the setting for the latest Best of British event for Chevening Scholars. Read more
Blenheim Palace, Winston Churchill, Cream Tea
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20 November 2015
Chevening Scholar Chisenga Muyoya has become the first Zambian to receive the JCI Outstanding Young Person of the Year award. Read more
JCI, Outstanding Young Person of the Year, Impact, Community
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03 November 2015
For the second year in a row, the number of scholarship applications received by Chevening has broken the previous record. Read more
Applications, Scholarships, Chevening
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02 November 2015
More than £4,000 worth of clothing can now be sold by Oxfam thanks to a group of Chevening Scholars. The group visited the Oxfam Southern Logistics Centre, to assist with uploading items of clothing to the Oxfam website. Clothing, which arrives in bulk on a daily basis, needed to be sorted, photographed, labelled and finally uploaded, ready for sale to the general public. Read more
volunteering, Oxfam, Scholars, charity
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