The University of Cambridge offers numerous scholarships each year.
The Cambridge Trusts
The University is proud to be associated with the Cambridge Trusts, which provide support for a large number of Overseas and EU students:
- The Gates Cambridge Trust
- The Cambridge Overseas Trust
- The Cambridge Commonwealth Trust
Those candidates that complete section B of the Graduate Admission & Scholarship Application Form are considered for all awards offered by Cambridge Trusts for which they are eligible. Find out more
Cambridge Trusts deadlines: please note that the deadline for US applicants is 15 October, and 1 December for applicants from all other countries.
The University of Cambridge and Colleges
The University of Cambridge and Colleges also have their own funds, which are available to a wide range of applicants. Find out more
To search for funding available according to your fee status, please click on the relevant links below:
Please check the Board of Graduate Studies' deadline and the funding bodies' deadlines if you intend to apply for funding, as you may have to apply earlier than if you were funding your research yourself.
Clare Hall Lockheed Martin Complexity Studies Studentships
A fully funded MPhil studentship from Lockheed Martin UK is available for European and North American students who have been offered a place on the MPhil in Management Science & Operations or the MPhil in Innovation, Strategy & Organisation. This award allows for exploratory work relating to clinical health innovations and is offered by Lockheed Martin to Cambridge University as a direct result of the jointly established Cambridge Complex Systems (CCS) Consortium's activities.
The studentship covers both University fees and college tuition, and includes a maintenance award of £10,500 and membership of Clare Hall. Candidates for the MPhils listed above should indicate in their application that they wish to be considered for the studentship. Applicants must have a first class degree or equivalent (US GPA 3.8/4) and a demonstrable aptitude to carry out rigorous quantitative research.
Murray Edwards College BP Scholarships
Murray Edwards College (previously known as New Hall) has, thanks to the generosity of BP, a number of studentships and bursaries to support graduate education for overseas students, ranging from £2,000 to £8,000. The college also offers excellent graduate accommodation for its members. Visit the Murray Edwards College website to find out more