Chevening-Clore Fellowship for Mid-career Professionals in UK, and applications for this fellowship are open between 7 August and 7 November 2017. UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office are inviting applications for Chevening/Clore Fellowship for Mid-career Professionals. Fellowship is provided in the arts and culture sector an exceptional opportunity to undertake an individually tailored professional development programme in the UK. The fellowship starts in September 2018 and runs throughout the academic year, with fellows travelling between their home country and the UK to undertake the fellowship. Full details:
School(Institutions/ Country): | UK
is available for mid-career professionals.
is provided in the arts and culture sector an exceptional opportunity
to undertake an individually tailored professional development
programme in the UK.
Deadline: 7 November 2017
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): Chevening-Clore Fellowship is targeted for the students of Brazil, China, India, Jordan, Mexico and South Africa can apply for these scholarships.
‣ Award No: The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office funds up to six international fellows to join a cohort of approximately 25 fellows across the UK on the Clore Leadership Programme.
‣ Scholarship Duration: The fellowship starts in September 2018 and runs throughout the academic year, with fellows tra velling between their home country and the UK to undertake the fellowship.
Chevening/Clore Fellowship includes a training budget of up to
£14,000 to cover:
‣ The Chevening-Clore Fellowship is a partnership between the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Clore Leadership Programme, offering mid-career professionals in the arts and culture sector an exceptional opportunity to undertake an individually tailored professional development programme in the UK.
‣ The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office funds up to six international fellows to join a cohort of approximately 25 fellows across the UK on the Clore Leadership Programme.
‣ The fellowship starts in September 2018 and runs throughout the academic year, with fellows travelling between their home country and the UK to undertake the fellowship.
‣ Intend to return to the country they were selected from at the end of the period of study.
‣ Hold a degree that is equivalent to at least a good UK second-class honours degree or have equivalent professional training and/or experience.
‣ Have completed at least five years’ (or higher as required by the Clore Leadership Programme) work, or equivalent experience, by the end of September in the year prior to the academic year for which the fellowship applies (e.g. by September 2014 for courses starting from September 2015).
‣ Have not already received or be receiving financial benefit from an HMG funded fellowship or fellowship.
‣ Meet one of the minimum requirements in accordance with the main fellowships scheme; OR where agreed, an English language assessment audit will be made based on the applicant’s written application and by observing the Chevening/Clore interview
‣ Not hold dual nationality where one nationality is British (other than for nationals exempt from this requirement listed in the Chevening Guidance for Applicants).
‣ Not be employees, employees’ relatives (or former employees who have left employment less than two years before) of Her Majesty’s Government including the FCO (including FCO Posts), the British Council, DFID, MOD, BIS, UKTI and UKBA, the Association of Commonwealth Universities or the Clore Leadership Programme or any of their wholly-owned subsidiaries.
Scholarship Application Method
‣ Applications for this fellowship award are currently open, and applicants will need to submit their application via the Chevening online application system. Prior to starting your application please ensure you have the following ready:
‣ Essential: Two references to be provided in a letter format and written in English. Valid passport, University transcripts (undergraduate, postgraduate) where applicable
‣ Please note that only documents in PDF format can be uploaded and cannot be over 5MB in size.
‣ Optional: English language (if already met the requirements – Please note that the results can still be uploaded to your application once is it submitted)
pplications for this fellowship award are open between 8 August and 8 November 2016. Apply through your country fellowships page, via the country links listed below .
‣ Scholarship Applications Due Date: Applications for this fellowship are open between 7 August and 7 November 2017.
Chevening Fellowships 2017/2018 placement timeline
Receive conditional award letter (CAL) from Chevening Secretariat (issued within two weeks of conditional section)Complete and return all CAL forms by the deadline (two weeks from receipt of the CAL):
1. Acceptance form and acknowledgment of Chevening Fellowships terms and conditions
2. Client Care Letter
3. Data Preferences Form
4. Medical form
5. Copy of the photo page of your passportChevening Secretariat to prepare the final award letter (FAL)FAL sent to you via post/mail from the British Embassy/High Commission in your country (within two weeks of the CAL deadline)Pre-departure advice emailed by the Chevening Secretariat, including:
1. Tailored visa and immigration advice
2. Travel booking details
3. Accommodation advice
4. Allowances & payment advice
5. Request for your biography (within one week of the issue of the FAL)Apply for your visa as per the tailored advice issued by the Chevening SecretariatBook your travel to the UK after reciept of your visaAttend your pre-departure briefing delivered your British Embassy/High commissionArrive into the UK to commence your fellowship
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.