• Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the John Smith Trust Wider Europe 2020 Fellowship Programme has been postponed.
  • The next John Smith Trust Fellowship Programmes will now take place in 2021.
  • Applications are OPEN for both the Wider Europe and Central Asia 2021 Fellowship Programmes until further notice.
  • Go to APPLY for more details.

The Trust is a registered charity and is actively supported by all the major UK political parties and a broad range of organisations and individuals across the public, private and third sectors in the UK.

The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) funds our Wider Europe and Central Asia Programmes as well as our Alumni Network. The FCDO helps us promote our Programmes in Fellowship countries and provides invaluable support to the Programmes while they are running.