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35 Argentines will study in the UK with Chevening scholarships

The British Ambassador welcomed at his Residence the group of young Argentines who were awarded Chevening scholarships.

The group of 2017/2018 Chevening scholars with HMA Mark Kent
The group of 2017/2018 Chevening scholars with HMA Mark Kent

On Tuesday 29 August, the Ambassador Mark Kent joined members of the Chevening Alumni Association of Argentina and local authorities in wishing a safe and successful trip to the scholarship holders.

In his speech, the Ambassador stressed how the number of Argentine Chevening scholars has reached a record since the arrival of the programme to the country in 1991. He also appreciated the diversity of courses and universities chosen by the young students who will spend a year in the United Kingdom.

The Chevening scholarship allows salient youth Argentines to pursue a postgraduate degree program in a British university of choice with all expenses covered.

The group of 2017/2018 Chevening scholars with HMA Mark Kent
The group of 2017/2018 Chevening scholars with HMA Mark Kent

The 2017/2018 beneficiaries are:

  1. Mateo Aguilar – University of Nottingham – Public Policy
  2. Juan Aguirre – Queen Mary – Energy and Natural Resources Law
  3. Rosario Alioto – LSE – Local Economic Development
  4. Luciana Arszt – LSE – Management of Innovation
  5. Nayla Attas – LSE – Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  6. Guadalupe Baricco Prats – UCL – Public Administration and Management
  7. Mariana Brandeburgo – LSE – Social Policy and Development
  8. Tomas Bunge – University of Warwick – Engineering Business Management
  9. Leandro Carbone – University of Greenwich – Strength and Conditioning
  10. Tiziano Di Biase – LSE – Economics
  11. Sebastian Dieguez – UCL – International Public Policy
  12. Jacinta Dillon – LSE – Social Policy and Development
  13. Maria Fernandez da Silva Areias – Goldsmiths – Management of Innovation
  14. Sergio Giuliano – University of Oxford – Public Policy
  15. Angeles Kenny – UCL – Public Administration and Management
  16. Maria del Pilar Kusel – UCL – Public Policy
  17. Fermin Koop – University of Reading – Environment and Development
  18. Eric Machta – University of Manchester – International Development
  19. Ana Marasas – University of Birmingham – Public Administration
  20. Leandro Marcarian – Birkbeck – Financial Economics
  21. Agostina Martinez – UCL – Environment, Politics and Society
  22. Mariano Maestro – University of Greenwich – Agriculture for Sustainable Development
  23. Pablo Mendez Shiff – Birkbeck – Film, Television and Screen Media
  24. Andrea Miranda – Queen Mary – Media Law
  25. Luciana Moron – University of Oxford – Magister Juris
  26. Federico Origlia – University of Edinburgh – Sustainable Energy Systems
  27. Federico Orsi – Loughborough University – Corporate Finance
  28. Tomas Otero Curutchet – University of Westminster – Business Intelligence and Analytics
  29. Julio Oyhanarte – King’s College – Public Policy
  30. Natalia Perez Riveros – University of East Anglia – International Social Development
  31. Sabrina Ramos – LSE – Public Policy and Administration
  32. Ariel Riera – LSE – Media and Communication Governance
  33. Melina Scassera - University of Nottingham – Transportation Infrastructure Engineering
  34. Carla Torres – University of York – Applied Human Rights
  35. Agustina Velazquez – University of Edinburgh – International Business and Emerging Markets
HMA Mark Kent wishes farewell to scholars
HMA Mark Kent wishes farewell to scholars
A group of Chevening Scholars
A group of Chevening Scholars
The reception at HMA's Residence
The reception at HMA's Residence
HMA Mark Kent
Published 31 August 2017