United Kingdom has opened Chevening scholarship applications for Rwandans to do a master’s degree

The scholarships offer full financial support for a year-long master’s degree for people who have the “commitment and skills required to create positive change and can show how a UK masters will help them do their job.

The Chevening Scholarship is an international scholarship, funded by the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, that lets foreign students with leadership qualities study at universities in the United Kingdom.

“Chevening represents the very best of the UK, welcoming people from across the world to study, grow, and thrive,” said head of scholarships at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, Naomi Rayne.

Nine Rwandans are studying on the scholarship in the UK this year, and the applications for next year are open until 1 November. Universities listed as partners to the scholarship scheme include Cambridge, Bristol, Durham University, and the London School of Economics.

SOURCE: research professionalnews