Scholarship Description: The Cambridge Trust is pleased to offer the 250 Vice-Chancellor’s Awards and the Cambridge International Scholarships for those undertaking PhD studies at the University of Cambridge. The scholarship is available to UK/ EU and International students.
Scholarship Provider: The Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust is a charity founded by the University of Cambridge in order to support international students who wish to study in Cambridge. It works to make a Cambridge education accessible to outstanding students from all parts of the world, irrespective of social and economic background.
Degree Level: Scholarship is available to pursue a PhD programme.
Available Subject: Scholarship is awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
Scholarship Benefits: The Scholarships pay the University Composition Fee and a maintenance allowance sufficient for a single person.
Number of Scholarships: Scholarships is available to 250 highest ranked students.
Eligible Nationalities: The scholarship is available to UK/EU and International students.
• All students, irrespective of nationality, are eligible to be considered for funding by the Trust.
• The only factors taken into consideration in agreeing with this list are academic qualifications, references and research potential.
• The financial situation of applicants does not affect the selection of scholarship winners.
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
Application Procedure: All applicants should complete the funding section of the online application form via the Applicant Portal expressing their ‘wish to be considered for funding’.
Deadline: Applicants who wish to start their PhDs in 2019-20 must apply by either the 5 December 2018 or 3 January 2019, whichever deadline is appropriate for your course.