2021-2022 Chevening Scholarships and Fellowships for Colombian applicants
Deadline: 3 November 2020
Chevening is the UK Government’s global scholarship programme that offers future leaders the unique opportunity to study in the United Kingdom (UK). These scholarships are awarded to outstanding professionals from your country and beyond to pursue a one-year master’s degree in any subject at any UK university.
Chevening provides fully-funded scholarships, leaving you free to focus on achieving your academic goals and enjoying the experience of a lifetime. You will live and study in the UK for a year, during which time you will develop professionally and academically, grow your network, experience UK culture, and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.
The Chevening Scholarships include the following benefits:
- university tuition fees
- a monthly stipend
- travel costs to and from the UK
- an arrival allowance
- a homeward departure allowance
- the cost of one visa application
- a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK
Applications can only be submitted using the Chevening online application system, available through the 'apply' button on chevening.org/colombia.
Prior to starting your application for a Chevening Scholarship please ensure you have the following ready:
- Valid passport/national ID card
- University transcripts and degree certificates (undergraduate, postgraduate)
- Three different UK master's course choices
- Names of two referees who know you in a professional or academic capacity
- At least two years of work experience
The following Chevening Fellowships are also available for Colombian applicants:
The Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom is aware of agencies offering assistance on Chevening Scholarship applications for a fee. These agencies are not approved or endorsed by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the Association of Commonwealth Universities, or the Chevening Secretariat. Potential applicants are advised against the use of these services in the strongest possible terms. Use of a paid for service for Chevening applications is not permitted.
Deadline for Colombian applicants: 3 November 2020, 12:00 GMT/UTC (07:00 Colombian time)
[Boletín SIUN 503, 10 de septiembre de 2020]