Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Degree Level: Post UG, or Graduate

Enrollment Status: Full-time

Field of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or Arts & Humanities, or Social Sci., Business, Law, Education

Location: International

Duration: Multi-year

Deadlines: October. Please check website below for the specific date.


Gates Cambridge Scholarships are prestigious, highly competitive full-cost scholarships. They are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.

The programme aims to build a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.

Selection criteria
- outstanding intellectual ability
- leadership potential
- a commitment to improving the lives of others
- a good fit between the applicant's qualifications and aspirations and the postgraduate programme at Cambridge for which they are applying

Visit the Gates Cambridge Scholarship site.

Award Details

Amount: Cost of Cambridge graduate education, maintenance allowance for a single student, and airfare

Duration: depends on degree sought

Location: University of Cambridge, UK