- August 8, 2018
- Posted by: Study Help
- Category: Student Competitions
Applications for Chevening Partner Awards 2018 are open to all students who have an undergraduate degree that will enable you to gain entry onto a postgraduate program at a UK university.
Chevening Awards are aimed at graduates who have already acquired some work experience. Every year, they host a large cohort of the 1500 Chevening Scholars who come to study at universities all over the UK.
In addition the standard Chevening Awards, Queen Mary is a Chevening Partner and funds an additional awards for those who are selected by Chevening. The School of Law (including Centre for Commercial Law Studies) is funding an additional 2 awards for 2019 entry.
Who May Eligible:
To eligible, the candidates must be following all the eligibility criteria:
- Be a citizen of a Chevening-eligible country
- Return to your country of citizenship for a minimum of two years after your award has ended
- Have an undergraduate degree that will enable you to gain entry onto a postgraduate programme at a UK university. This is typically equivalent to an upper second-class 2:1 honors degree in the UK.
- Have at least two years’ work experience (this may be up to five years for fellowship programmes, refer to your country page for further details)
- Apply to three different eligible UK university courses and have received an unconditional offer from one of these choices by 11 July 2019
- Meet the Chevening English language requirement by 11 July 2019
- To be eligible for a Partner Award you must rank Queen Mary as your first choice university. All Law courses are eligible for these two additional awards.
How to Apply & Competitions Rules:
To apply for the competition, the applicants can submit an online application at the Chevening’s webpages.
Note: Candidates can also apply for their chosen Masters programme at Queen Mary through their online portal in the normal way.
- To be eligible for a Partner Award you must rank Queen Mary as your first choice university.
- All Law courses are eligible for these two additional awards.
- All Chevening awards cover full overseas tuition fees, as well as providing a stipend for living costs, air-fares, and a variety of other expenses. There is no difference in the value of Chevening and Chevening Partner Awards.
- Chevening Scholars also benefit from a year-long program of events helping you experience the best of British culture and to make the most of your time in the UK.
Applications for 2019 entry opened on 6th August and will likely close on 6th November 2018.