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  • Contact Name

    Student Services Centre
  • Email
  • Phone

    +44 1223 338498
  • Address

    Cambridge Commonwealth, European & International Trust. Bene't Street. Cambridge. CB2 3PT

Cambridge International Scholarships

The University of Cambridge will offer, via the Cambridge Trusts, the Cambridge International Scholarships to highest ranked international students undertaking PhD studies at the University.

For UK and EU students, the Vice-Chancellor’s Awards is similarly offered.

Target students: International students from countries outside the EU (classified as ‘overseas’ for fees purposes).

The aim of the Vice-Chancellor's Awards and 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.

Successful applicants are informed at the earliest opportunity and the Trust will announce the winners of the Cambridge International Scholarships for 2020-21, and the winners of the Vice-Chancellor's Awards for that year, in early March 2020.

Scholarship benefits

The scholarships pay the University Composition Fee and a maintenance allowance sufficient for a single person.

These are the requirements to apply for

All applicants should complete the funding section of the online application form via the Applicant Portal expressing their wish to be considered for funding.