Applications for Chevening Scholarships, UK, now open | Sunday Observer

Applications for Chevening Scholarships, UK, now open

20 September, 2020

Applications for UK’s prestigious Chevening Scholarships are now open, and Sri Lankans interested in studying in the UK are encouraged to apply. The application window will close on November 3, 2020. Applicants can submit their application online via

There are more than 1,500 scholarships on offer globally for the 2021/2022 academic year, demonstrating UK’s ongoing commitment towards developing the leaders of tomorrow.

Chevening Scholarships are awarded to those who can demonstrate that they have the commitment and skills required to create positive change, and can show how a UK Master’s degree will help them do that. The scholarship offers full financial support for future leaders to study for any eligible Master’s degree at any UK university while also gaining access to a wide range of exclusive academic, professional, and cultural experiences.

Seven scholars from Sri Lanka were chosen for Chevening this year, who will be commencing their studies in September.

The scholars are from diverse fields and have each contributed to development in their respective fields.