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.
Eligible Countries: Egypt and South Africa
Eligibility: To be eligible for a Chevening/Clore Fellowship, candidates must:
* 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 honors degree or have equivalent professional training and/or experience.
* Have completed at least five years’ work, or equivalent experience, by the end of September in the year prior to the academic year for which the fellowship applies
* 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).
Applications are also advised to review the Clore Leadership Programmes key attributes.
Number of Awardees: 25
Value of Fellowship: A Chevening/Clore Fellowship includes a training budget of up to £14,000 to cover:
* Up to two return economy flights from your home country to the UK to undertake fellowship activities
* Living expenses
* A period of secondment for approximately eight weeks at a cultural institution in the UK
* Individually tailored fellowship learning plan which may include participation in courses conferences and other processional development activities
* Course and conference fees
* Training and development costs
* Travel in the UK
Duration of Fellowship: about 11 months
How to Apply: Visit link below.