Fully Funded 1,500 Chevening Scholarships in UK for Developing Countries 2018/2019


Apply now for the Fully Funded 1,500 Chevening Scholarships in UK for Developing Countries 2018/2019, only eligible persons will be considered for this program

What You Need To Know About This  Scholarship

 Chevening Scholarships are awarded to individuals with strong academic backgrounds who also have demonstrable leadership potential. The scholarship offers financial support to study for a Master’s degree at any of the UK’s leading universities and the opportunity to become part of an influential global network of 44,000 alumni. There are approximately 1,500 Chevening Scholarships on offer globally for the2018/2019 academic cycle. These scholarships represent a significant investment from the UK government to develop the next cohort of global leaders.

Prior to starting your application for a Chevening Scholarship please ensure you have the following ready:

  • Essential: Three different UK master’s course choices
  • Optional: English language test results (if you’ve already met the requirements) 
  • Optional: UK master’s university offer (if you’ve already met the requirements)


 Undergraduate and postgraduate studies


Eligible Fields of Study:

 Chevening Scholarships are awarded across a wide range of fields; including politics, government, business, the media, the environment, civil society, religion, and academia in any UK University

Host Nationality:


Eligible African Countries:

 Developing countries

Benefits of Scholarship:

 full Chevening Scholarship award normally comprises:

  • payment of tuition fees;
  • travel to and from your country of residence by an approved route for you only;
  • an arrival allowance;
  • a grant for the cost of preparation of a thesis or dissertation (if required);
  • an excess baggage allowance;
  • the cost of an entry clearance (visa) application for you only;
  • 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. It is currently £917 per month outside London and £1134 per month inside London (subject to annual review).


To be eligible for a Chevening Scholarship you must:

  • Be a citizen of a Chevening-eligible country.
  • Return to your country of citizenship for a minimum of two years after your scholarship has ended
  • Have an undergraduate degree that will enable you to gain entry to a post-graduate programme at a UK university. This is typically equivalent to an upper second-class 2:1 honours degree in the UK
  • Have at least two years’ work experience
  • Apply to three different eligible UK university courses and have received an unconditional offer from one of these choices by 13 July 2017
  • Meet the Chevening English language requirement by 13 July 2017


How can I Apply? 

To apply for a Chevening Scholarship, you must complete and submit an online eChevening application form.

It is important to go through the application instructions on the scholarship webpage before applying.

Visit scholarship webpage for details

Sponsors: Chevening Scholarships are funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), with further contributions from universities and other partners in the UK and overseas, including governmental and private sector bodies.

Important Notes: The process of selecting Chevening Scholars takes a minimum of eight months from the application deadline to when scholars are conditionally selected for an award.

Author: Excel Ajah

Ajah Excel is top notch education blogger and founder World Scholarship Forum. Having over 6 years of experience in international studies and opportunity discoveries.You can connect with him using the links below.


Delivered by World Scholarship Forum


  1. Bonjour ! Je m’appelle ousmane yaya camara depuis guinée Conakry .
    J’ai le niveau académique Bac2 et détient un diplôme d’instituteur ordinaire. Je désire obtenir une bourse pour une étude supérieure en informatique ou une autre étude technique disponible .

  2. Bonsoir…je suis mariem gallaly kante residente en guinee conakry.Je Suis etudiante en architecture 4eme annee…j’aimerai avoir une chance d’optention de bourse en design ou ingenieurie chose qui me permettra de pour poursuivre mes reve d’ingenieur…merci

  3. Bonjour
    c’est Monsieur Kassim AHAMADA, d’origine comorien, titulaire d’une licence en droit à l’Université des Comores session 2015. Actuellement assistant juridique dans un cabinet d’avocat. Dans ce cadre l’obtention d’une bourse pour parvenir à mes ambitions professionnelle dans le domaine juridique me tiens vraiment.

  4. Bonjour, je suis mademoiselle Massina syntyche Daniva. Je suis infirmière diplômé d’État. Actuellement infirmière dans une ONG. Dans ce domaine je voulais obtenir une bourse pour parvenir à mes ambitions professionnelles.

  5. Bonsoir. Je suis d’origine Nigerien et je suis titulaire d’un bac +2 en Genie Mecanique et je desire avoir des renseignement me concernant afin de pouvoir continuer mes etudes et atteidre mon but .

  6. My name is Solomon Woldu. I have done my bachelor degree in textile engineering. I want to study my master program.

  7. Bonjour. Je m’appelle Mário Jossefa Machava, Mozambicain. Je suis enseignant et titulaire d’une licence en enseignement de francais langue etrangere. Je desire faire un master dans le meme domaine.

  8. Here is Paul. I have done my bachelor degree in Statistics in Benin. I wish to carry on the same field or Economics applied. Please may I get further information about scholarships in this domain available for this coming year (2019/2020). Thanks.

  9. Here is Paul. I have done my bachelor degree in Statistics in Benin. I wish to carry on the same field or Economics applied. Please may I get further information about scholarships in this domain available for this coming year (2019/2020). Thanks.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.