Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Deadline: October 11

Established by a donation from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation an international scholarship program to enable outstanding graduate students from outside the United Kingdom to study at the University of Cambridge. The trustees award scholarships on the basis of a candidate’s intellectual ability, leadership capacity, and desire to apply talent and knowledge for the benefit of others by finding solutions to problems facing the societies of the world.

Each scholarship covers the university composition fee and college fees at the appropriate rate, a maintenance allowance for a single student, one economy one-way airfare from the scholar’s normal country of residence to the U.K. at the beginning of the course of study or research, and one economy one-way airfare from the U.K. to the scholar’s normal country of residence at the end of the course of study or research. 

TO APPLY

  • Notify us at prestigiousawards@miami.edu of your intent to apply.
  • Applicants must simultaneously apply for the Gates Cambridge Scholarship and admission to Cambridge. Deadline dates vary for admission to Cambridge. Most deadline dates are October to November. The online application form (GRADSAF) is available at www.gatesscholar.org.