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The Rhodes Trust, based at the University of Oxford,

brings together and develops exceptional people from all over the world, and in all fields of study, who are impatient with the way things are and have the courage to act.

The vision of the Rhodes Trust

The vision of the Rhodes Trust

The Rhodes Trust's mission is to build a better world through global fellowship programmes

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The vision of the Rhodes Trust

The Rhodes Scholar Journey

Find out about life as a Rhodes Scholar - from first arriving in the UK through to graduation.

The vision of the Rhodes Trust

What on earth are the Rhodes Scholarships?

What are the Rhodes Scholarships? Watch this video to find out about the world's most prestigious postgraduate award where you can study a wide range of courses at the University of Oxford, UK.

Rhodes Scholars COVID in-depth accounts of impact

There are so many examples of incredible commitment around the globe to combating COVID-19. Here we look at three case studies in depth.

01 June 2020

Announcing the 2020 Schmidt Science Fellows

Eric and Wendy Schmidt today announced the 22 members of the 2020 Class of Schmidt Science Fellows – a program of Schmidt Futures, in partnership with the Rhodes Trust.

06 April 2020

The Rhodes Less Travelled

by Dr. David Walcott

26 May 2020

Open 'Skype' Night (on Zoom!)

Join fellow Rhodes Scholars for the first Rhodes Open Skype Night! “Music has healing power. It has the ability to take people out of themselves for a few hours.” In the spirit of these words from Elton John, we believe that music and the arts can support our community to stay connected and help us to deal with an unprecedented crisis. Therefore, Rhodes Arts together with the Rhodes Scholar Africa Forum (RSAF) have organised a unique digital event.

04 June 2020