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National Fellowships and Scholar Programs

Competition Details

Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Goes By: Gates Cambridge
Fellowship Website

Fully funds a graduate degree at Cambridge University in the UK. Successful applicants demonstrate academic excellence, leadership, and a commitment to improving the lives of others.

You must apply for admission as a postgraduate student to the University of Cambridge and a Gates Cambridge Scholarship at the same time, using the one application pack.

Award Value

Full cost of studying at Cambridge, including all University and College fees, maintenance allowance of £13000 over 12 months, and airfare at beginning and end of the course.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters

Minimum Grade Point Average



No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Masters, Doctoral
Academic Areas: All
Areas of Interest: Study Abroad
Language Funding No
Location Abroad

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Gates-Cambridge Electronic Deadline for U.S. Citizens
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
5 p.m. UK time

Gates Cambridge Electronic Deadline for those outside the US depending on course of study
Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Gates Cambridge Electronic deadline for those outside the US depending on course of study
Tuesday, January 7, 2020


Applying for the Gates
Monday, August 24, 2020
4:00 PM

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Last updated: August 20, 2019

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