Welcome to the information page about the Rhodes Scholarships for Zambia. 

Each year, there are two Scholarships available in Zambia to enable outstanding students to study at the University of Oxford. 

Information about Rhodes Scholars elected for Zambia and around the world can be found in biographies of the Rhodes class of 2014 and the Rhodes class of 2013.

Sishuwa Sishuwa from Zambia speaking at a Rhodes Scholar forum


Applications for the Rhodes Scholarships for 2017 have now closed.

Closing date: Applications must be received by midnight, Wednesday 26 October 2016 (local time) (extended deadline)

Prospective applicants from Zambia should carefully review:
1. the general information about the Rhodes Scholarships,
2. the selection criteria that apply in all Rhodes constituencies, and then
3. the application criteria and procedures specific to Zambia

If you are a referee, guidance for entry in 2017 is available here (deadline for submission, by midnight, local time,12 November 2016). 

There are FAQs which are applicable to all applicants. 

National Secretary for Zambia:
Professor Oliver Saasa
The Secretary for the Rhodes Scholarships in Zambia
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