2020/2021 Chevening Scholarship Awards

2020/2021 Chevening Scholarship Awards

This call for applications is for the 2020/2021 edition of The Chevening Scholarship Awards.

Chevening is the UK government’s international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders. It is funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations.

The recipients of the Chevening Scholarships are personally selected by British Embassies and High Commissions throughout the world.




5 Nov 2019


Payment of tuition fees (one-year master’s at any UK university)
Economy travel to and from your country of residence by an approved route for you only
An arrival allowance
The cost of an entry clearance (visa) application for you only
A departure allowance
A contribution of up to £75 for TB testing, where this is required
A travel top up allowance
A monthly personal living allowance (stipend) to cover accommodation and living expenses. The monthly stipend will depend on whether you are studying inside or outside London. These rates are subject to annual review. Stipend payments will be made to you on or around the 21st of the month for the following full month. Where you arrive in the UK or leave the UK part way through the month, the stipend for that month will be adjusted as appropriate.


6 November 2019: Applications are sifted against eligibility criteria
Mid-November to December 2019: Reading committee assessments
Early to mid-February 2020: Applicants shortlisted for interviews
25 February 2020: References and education documents deadline
2 March to 1 May 2020: Interviews take place
From early June 2020: Results
16 July 2020: Offer deadline
September/October 2020: Studies begin in the UK


United Kingdom

Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).


Credit: 2020/2021 Chevening Scholarship Awards 

Date Added: 5 Aug 2019

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