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Study In UK: 2023 Chevening British Library Fellowship for International Experts

The Chevening British Library Fellowship is a collaboration between the UK Foreign, Commonwealth, and Development Office and the British Library, offering international experts a year-long professional project-based placement.

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Fellows will have the privilege of working with the extensive library’s collections and benefit from library staff’s broad range of professional expertise.

Scholarship Details:

The British Library is the national library of the UK and one of the world’s greatest research libraries. The British Library’s collection encompasses all fields of knowledge in hundreds of languages, covering 3,500 years from some of the earliest written records to the digital collections of the present day, and range over all formats.

As a public-facing, culturally-active research institute, Chevening is pleased to partner with the British Library to bring international experts to the UK to pursue a one-of-a-kind opportunity.

The fellowship is funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth, and Development Office.

Scholarship Requirements:

To be eligible for a Chevening British Library Fellowship, you must:

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  • Demonstrate the potential to rise to positions of leadership and influence
  • Demonstrate that you possess the personal, intellectual, and interpersonal attributes reflecting this potential.
  • Be a citizen of the listed countries in the fellowship theme pages.
  • Return to your country of citizenship at the end of the fellowship period.
  • Have a postgraduate level qualification (or equivalent professional training or experience in a relevant area) at the time of application.
  • Have significant professional and/or academic research experience (at least five years).
  • Be currently employed or a currently enrolled PhD candidate (PhD must not be with a UK/EU or USA university).
  • Provide evidence of meeting at least the minimum English language abilities for Chevening Awards.
  • Not hold British or dual British citizenship.
  • Not be an employee, a former employee, or relative* of an employee of Her Majesty’s Government, or have been within the last two years from the opening of Chevening applications (including British embassies/high commissions; the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy; Department for International Trade; the Ministry of Defence; and the Home Office), or a staff member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities.

Eligible Countries:

To be eligible for the Western Africa Manuscripts Crowdsourcing Fellowship, you must be from one of the following countries:

  • Mali
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Senegal

To be eligible for the Shan Collections Fellowship, you must be from one of the following countries:

  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Laos
  • Malaysia
  • Myanmar
  • Thailand

Scholarship Duration and Reward

  • 12-month period of project-based activity at the British Library.
  • Living expenses for the duration of the fellowship.
  • Return economy airfare from your home country to the UK.
  • Allowance package for fellowship-related activities.
  • Up to £1,000 for approved project-related expenses.
  • Access to a programme of cultural events and activities organised by the FCDO and the Chevening Secretariat

Course/programme structure

Fellows will undertake a period of professional project-based activity at the British Library, receiving support and supervision from library staff. Please note that this fellowship is not suitable for those wanting to pursue their own research.

Please read through the detailed theme profiles below for more information about this years themes.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified applicants should click the link below and happy under any of the following fellowship openings.

The Application Deadline is 1st November 2022

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