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25 Oct 2016
Ten Chevening Alumni have been selected to do placements in different departments of the BBC World Service, a highly respected British institution, over a period of four months. They have been sharing their stories and experiences from their placements through our new online mini-series - #MyCheveningJourno! Our intern journalists have been documenting their time working at the World Service as a way of demonstrating the fantastic opportunities that are available to Chevening Scholars and Alumni - as well as showing the reach, breadth, importance and diversity of the work that the BBCWS does. Read more
18 Oct 2016
For November's 'In the Spotlight', programme officer Susie shares facts and fun activities to do in her favourite UK city, Edinburgh. Read more
Susie Pike - Programme Officer
Fireworks exploding
17 Oct 2016
With just two months until Christmas, there’s plenty happening around the UK to start the festive countdown. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
autumn leaves
29 Sep 2016
As you're new to the UK, we think you'll be eager to get out and explore. Read Chevening's top tips for events happening across the UK in October... Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
26 Sep 2016
Hi! I’m Natalie and I work as an International Liaison Officer at the Chevening Secretariat. Read more
Natalie Keen - International Liaison Officer
22 Sep 2016
Please note: The information contained in this blog was intended for those wishing to apply for a 2017/2018 Chevening Scholarship. Read more
Verity Wilkes - International Liaison Officer
20 Sep 2016
The International Day of Peace, celebrated on 21 September each year, is devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace among all nations and peoples. Read more
Dr Joseph Peter Ochogwu - Institute for Peace and Conflict Resolution
15th Century Arch in Norwich
16 Sep 2016
For October's 'In the Spotlight', programme officer James takes us on a tour of his home city of Norwich: Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat
15 Sep 2016
Hello! I'm Catriona, one of the international Liaison Officers at Chevening. Last year, we held a number of themed Q&A sessions. Read more
Catriona MacArthur - International Liaison Officer
Evans Baines-Johnson poses with bee mascot
01 Sep 2016
Many Chevening Scholars take the opportunity to contribute to their community and this year the class of 2015 clocked up a fantastic 2,500 hours of volunteering alongside their studies. Read more
Programme Team - Chevening Secretariat