Cambridge International Scholarships

Overview: On behalf of the University, the Cambridge Trust is pleased to offer the Cambridge International Scholarships (for international students) for those undertaking PhD studies. The aim of the Cambridge International Scholarships is to ensure that the 250 highest ranked students, irrespective of nationality, receive full financial support to undertake research leading to a PhD.

Study Level: PhD

Area of Study: PhD Research (across all disciplines).

Scholarship Value: The Scholarships pay the University Composition Fee and a maintenance allowance sufficient for a single person.

Eligibility: A University Committee draws up one ranked list of all PhD candidates across all disciplines.  The only factors taken into consideration in agreeing this list are academic qualifications, references and research potential.  The financial situation of applicants does not affect the selection of scholarship winners.

How to Apply:

  • Applicants should submit the Graduate Application Form, ticking the box to apply to the Cambridge Trust and completing Sections B3 (Cambridge Trust Personal Statement) and B4 (Financial Details for the Cambridge Trust).
  • Applicants from countries outside the EU (classified as ‘overseas’ for fees purposes) who wish to start their PhDs in 2017-18 must apply by 7 December 2016.
  • It is important to visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.

Deadline: 7 December 2016.

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