Following the sad passing on 28 January 2013 of Professor Hannes Unberath (Germany & Worcester 1997), the Rhodes Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Nils Ole Oermann (Germany & Christ Church 1996) as the National Secretary for Germany. Read More
The Rhodes Scholarship for Bermuda
Welcome to the information page about the Rhodes Scholarship for Bermuda.
Each year, there is one Scholarship available in Bermuda to enable an outstanding student - chosen on the basis of exceptional intellect, character, leadership, and commitment to service - to study at the University of Oxford.
The first Rhodes Scholar from Bermuda was selected to come to Oxford in 1904, and since that time nearly 100 students from Bermuda have been awarded this prestigious scholarship. They have pursued a variety of careers in public service, academia, business, law, and medicine, amongst others.
Information about Rhodes Scholars elected for Bermuda and around the world can be found in biographies of the Rhodes class of 2013, the Rhodes class of 2012 and the Rhodes class of 2011. Please also enjoy video interviews with Rhodes alumni.
Applications for the Rhodes Scholarships for 2014 for Bermuda will open on 1 June. An application link will be added to this page on that date.
The selection committee ordinarily meets in Bermuda towards the end of November. The Rhodes Trust will reimburse the cost of the airfare for travel to Bermuda for shortlisted candidates, up to BD$700.
Prospective applicants from Bermuda should carefully review:
2. the selection criteria that apply in all Rhodes constituencies, and then
There are FAQs which are applicable to all applicants.
National Secretary for Bermuda:
Mr John Collis
The Rhodes Scholarships in Bermuda
P.O. Box HM 3363