Chevening Scholarships 2016/2017


Nigeria Chevening Scholarships 2016/2017


2016 – 2017

Chevening Scholarships in Nigeria are awarded to outstanding emerging leaders to pursue a one-year Master’s degree programme at any UK university. They provide a unique opportunity for future leaders, influencers and decision-makers from all over the world to develop professionally and academically, network extensively, experience UK culture and build lasting positive relationships with the UK.

A Chevening award offers financial support along with the opportunity of becoming part of the highly regarded and influential Chevening global network.
Applicants from Nigeria can choose any course of study, but we particularly welcome applications in the following fields:

• Security
• Prosperity
• Good governance
• Job creation
• Small scale businesses
• Financial services
• Human rights
• Humanitarian crises
• Law
• Prison services
• Detentions
• Rehabilitation
• Media
• Energy
• Power generation
• Science and innovation
• Environmental science
• Agricultural research
• Infectious disease

A Chevening Scholarship in Nigeria includes:
• university tuition fees ((Chevening applies a tuition fee cap of £18,000 to MBA programmes. Applicants will be expected to cover the remaining costs above the £18,000 cap)
• a monthly stipend
• travel costs to and from the UK
• an arrival allowance
• homeward departure allowance
• a thesis grant
• a grant for study materials
• study travel allowance
• the cost of one visa application
• a travel grant to attend Chevening events in the UK