The Federal Government of Nigeria, through the National Universities Commission (NUC) are calling on qualified Nigerians to apply for the Chevening scholarships, an initiative of the government of the United Kingdom.

The lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, has prompted this call.

The Chevening Scholarships are fully funded scholarships and are open to individuals from any background, but this individuals are to possess the requisite skills and commitment necessary to bring about positive change

The British High Commission has announced the call for applications for the Chevening Scholarships to study in the UK, which opened on 2nd August 2022 and closes on 1 November 2022.

Individuals who are interested, are expected to submit their applications via www.chevening.org/apply.