Call for applications for Chevening South Asia Journalism Fellowship 2018. This is a fully funded Chevening Fellowship Program in United Kingdom (UK).

The Chevening South Asia Journalism Programme Fellowship is aimed at mid-career journalists from South Asian countries including India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Maldives and Bangladesh.

The curriculum focuses on the ways in which the media are held responsible, and the wider context within which political institutions operate. The ethics of reporting are at the heart of all debates.

Chevening Fellowship UK!

Host Country:
  • United Kingdom (UK)
Host University:
  • University of Westminster
Funded By:
  • The programme is funded by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office and offers an opportunity to explore the range of approaches taken by the UK and the South Asian region, and then use that knowledge to direct discussions that tackle the big issues challenging the field.

Also Apply for: Fully Funded Chevening Scholarships in UK

What does the fellowship include?

Each fellowship includes:

  • Full programme fees
  • Living expenses for the duration of the fellowship
  • Return economy flight from your country of residence to the UK
Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for a Chevening South Asia Journalism Fellowship, you must:

  • Be a citizen of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, or the Maldives. You must not hold British nationality.
  • Have at least seven years’ work experience prior to applying.
  • Be a mid-career journalist working in the political or economic sectors in one of the above mentioned countries.
  • Have a postgraduate level qualification (or equivalent professional training or experience in a relevant area) at the time of application.
  • Agree to adhere to all relevant guidelines and expectations of the fellowship.

Also Apply for: OCIS Fellowship Program in UK

How to Apply:

Fill the online application form carefully. Only online applications will be accepted

Application Deadline:
  • The deadline for Chevening Fellowship is 10 October, 2018