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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 10, 2018
5 p.m. UK time

Gates Cambridge Electronic Deadline for those outside the US depending on course of study
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
5 p.m. UK time

Gates Cambridge Electronic deadline for those outside the US depending on course of study
Thursday, January 3, 2019
5 p.m. UK time


British and Irish Graduate Awards Workshop
Monday, March 4, 2019
4:00 p.m.

Gressette Room of Harper College (3rd floor)

Last updated: June 29, 2017

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