No. Extensions will not be granted under any circumstances.
Both awards provide scholars with the same experience in the UK and the same level of funding. To be selected for a university partner award, you must select that university as your first choice. For corporate partner awards, you may need to be studying a certain course or working in a certain field to be eligible for […]
The interview panel will ask a series of questions and your answers will be evaluated in accordance to a number of set criteria.
No, we accept transcripts in their original format. Your preferred university/programme, however, may require a certified translation of your transcript documents when you apply to one of their courses/programmes.
The Chevening Programme includes a tailored engagement programme creating opportunities for scholars to network with each other as well as alumni, the FCDO, high profile speakers and partner organisations. Award recipients receive: Tuition fees A monthly living allowance An economy class return airfare to the UK Additional grants and allowances to cover essential expenditure
The interview panel will include representatives from the British embassy/high commission.
No, you can only submit one application. If both fellowships and scholarships are available in your country, you should refer to your country page for more information on the options and decide which one to apply to.
Unfortunately, we are not able to provide the specific breakdown of scholarships available per country.
Applicants that require special arrangements on the day of the interview must contact the British embassy/high commission in advance to discuss.
The online application system is compatible with a number of internet browsers, please try alternatives to submit your application. We don’t accept paper copies.