Chevening Scholarships

Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship programme, funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations. The programme makes awards to outstanding scholars with leadership potential from around the world to study postgraduate courses at universities in the UK.‌

A full Chevening Scholarship usually includes:

Full terms and conditions can be found on the Chevening website.

Chevening-Bristol Partnership

Applications are welcomed from any Chevening-eligible country, in any subject offered at the University of Bristol. In addition, the University of Bristol is also generously co-funding a number of Chevening Awards available to these specific programmes:

Eligible students for Chevening Scholarships

To be eligible to apply for a Chevening scholarship you need to:

Full eligibility criteria is available on the Chevening website.

How to Apply 

Applications for 2019 are now open.

To find out more and to apply, please visit the Chevening website.

Please contact the International Office at if you have any questions.

Previous Chevening Scholars have gone on to use their skills to transform lives.

Teocah Dove, 2014/15 cohort, who completed an MSc in Gender and International Relations at Bristol, was awarded a Queen’s Young Leaders Award for her youth and community development work.

Find out more about being a Chevening Scholar at Bristol in this video: