Scholarships at University of Exeter
|Scholarship Name||Chevening Scholarships|
|Scholarship amount||Fully funded|
|Scholarship Deadline||5 November 2019|
The Chevening Programme, which is funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations, was established in 1983 and has developed into a prestigious international scheme. Chevening Scholars come from more than 150 countries and territories worldwide (excluding the USA and the EU) and in 2018/19 the Scholarships are supporting some 1,800 individuals. There are over 50,000 Chevening alumni around the world who comprise an influential and highly regarded global network. Awards are typically for a one-year Master’s degree, in any subject and at any of the UK’s leading universities.
Chevening offers a unique opportunity for future leaders and influencers from all over the world to develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.
Applicants should read the online guidance and be able to demonstrate how they meet the Chevening selection criteria before submitting an application.
To find out more about FCO priorities in eligible countries, you can visit the UK government country pages which will often have details of this. For example: to find out more about the UK in Angola, you can visit https://www.gov.uk/world/angola/news
How to apply
Applications for the scholarships must be submitted online here, where you can check if the award is available in your country/territory and apply. Chevening have also produced a useful video guide to the application process, and have a comprehensive FAQs database. Prospective scholars may also want to subscribe to Chevening's e-newsletter which provides timely and useful advice regarding the application process. If you have questions about this award please view the Chevening flow chart here.
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