Chevening in South Sudan
It doesn’t matter where you’re from, it’s where you’re going that counts.
Open for applications until 1 November 2022, at 12:00 (GMT)
Applications for 2023/2024 Chevening scholarship are now open!
Chevening is the UK government’s international scholarships programme. Funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and partner organisations, we offer awards to study in the UK for one year on a fully funded master’s degree course.
Successful Chevening candidates come from a diverse range of countries and backgrounds, but they all demonstrate the passion, vision and skills needed to shape a better world.
There are many benefits to being selected, including fully funded tuition fees, access to some of the best quality education in the world, exclusive networking opportunities, and the chance to explore the UK’s diverse culture.
At the end of your scholarship, you’ll join our diverse community of over 50,000 global alumni. You’ll return home equipped with the knowledge and networks to bring your ideas to life and thrive in your career.
It doesn’t matter where you come from. It’s where you’re going that counts.
All Chevening applicants must submit their education documents, references, and one unconditional UK university offer. The deadlines for these required documents are in the Chevening application timeline. Use the ‘update my application’ button above to upload them.
If you are conditionally selected for a Chevening Scholarship, it is essential that you submit these documents in order to remain in the process.
Selection updates and timelines
You will receive email updates about your application status at each step of the selection process. You can also check your status on the online application system. Log in using your registration details. Take a look at the Chevening application timeline and our FAQs for a better understanding of the upcoming stages of the selection process.
Chevening Scholarship guide
Chevening Scholarship programs guide.
The Chevening Scholarship program is a United Kingdom based; international annual Scholarship program founded and funded by the Uk government.
This scholarship award is meant to nurture individuals around the world who have showcased great leadership abilities for them to further their studies in the master’s degree program in any prestigious higher institution in the United kingdom.
Over 1,500 chevening scholarship awards are offered annually; worldwide to individuals by merit, To study any course of their choice in UK universities.
Chevening Scholarship Requirements;
For any applicant to be eligible for the chevening Scholarship Award, the applicant must meet the following Criteria:
Be a citizen of a Chevening-eligible country or territory. the chevening eligible countries is as follows:
Antigua and Barbuda
Bosnia and Herzegovina
British Virgin Islands
Central African Republic
Democratic Republic of the Congo,
Occupied Palestinian Territories
Papua New Guinea
Republic of Congo
Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
São Tomé and Príncipe
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
Return to your country of citizenship for a minimum of two years after your award has ended.
Have completed all components of an undergraduate degree that will enable you to gain entry onto a postgraduate programme at a UK university by the time you submit your application. This is typically equivalent to an upper second-class 2:1 honours degree in the UK but may be different depending on your course and university choice.
Have at least two years (equivalent to 2,800 hours) of work experience.
Apply to three different eligible UK university courses and have received an unconditional offer from one of these choices by 14 July 2023.
Due to the large number of applications received each year, we are unable to provide individual application status updates or feedback to unsuccessful applicants. Please do not contact your British embassy or high commission with application enquiries.
You may wish to review our guidance to help you with the next steps.