The Rhodes Scholarship is the oldest (first awarded in 1902) international scholarship programme, enabling outstanding young people from around the world to study at the University of Oxford.
The Rhodes Scholarship supports outstanding young people to pursue postgraduate study at the University of Oxford, and actively fosters lifelong learning and fellowship.
The Rhodes Scholarship application consists of multiple stages. Here is a helpful video series to guide you through the process.
Rhodes Admissions Playlist
Welcome to our video series to guide you through the Rhodes Scholarship application process.
Are you eligible for the Rhodes Scholarship?
The broad eligibility criteria of the Rhodes Scholarship; definitive eligibility criteria are listed in the relevant Information for Candidates document for your country/region. Check your eligibility using our eligibility checker.
Choice of Oxford Course
What can I study at Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar?
What makes a great personal statement?
Tips and advice on how to express yourself in your personal statement, from Warden Elizabeth Kiss and Elleke Boehmer
Personal Statement with Rhodes Scholars
What makes a great personal statement? Advice from Rhodes Scholars
Tips and advice from Rhodes Scholars on how to approach the personal statement
What makes a great academic statement?
Tips and advice on how to approach your academic statement.
How do I choose suitable referees?
How to choose suitable referees for your Rhodes Scholarship application.
What is the social engagement?
What to expect from the social engagement event and how to get the most from it.
What makes a great interview?
How to prepare for the final interview and be yourself.