20 August 2020
DOMINICAN NAOMI MATTHEW WINS 2020 CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
The Chevening Scholarship winner for Dominica was officially announced today in a news release from the British High Commission Bridgetown.
Naomi Matthew copped the award for Dominica – joining eight other awardees across the region from Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Grenada, St Lucia and St Vincent and the Grenadines.
British High Commissioner to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, Mrs Janet Douglas was once again pleased to see the number of scholarships awarded to the region this year.
Mrs Douglas said, “I am heartened to see that Barbados and the islands of the Eastern Caribbean have produced nine more outstanding Chevening scholars this year, replicating the same level of success from 2019.
“The UK remains committed to providing top-ranked educational opportunities for future leaders across the Eastern Caribbean. If you are thinking about applying for a prestigious Chevening Scholarship, I strongly encourage you to grasp the opportunity to do so when applications open in early September.”
Applications for 2021 to 2022 Chevening Scholarships will officially open on 3 September and close on 3 November 2020. Interested persons will be able to apply at www.chevening.org/apply.
The 2020 Chevening Scholars are:
Antigua and Barbuda
St Vincent and the Grenadines