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Gates Cambridge Scholarship

The Gates Cambridge Scholarships are awarded to outstanding students from outside the U.K. to study at the University of Cambridge. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of a person’s intellectual ability, leadership capacity and desire to use their knowledge to contribute to society throughout the world by providing service to their communities and applying their talents and knowledge to improve the lives of others. The Scholarship covers one to three years of graduate study at Cambridge University, including tuition, stipend, and travel expenses. 

Office Application Deadline: September 25, 2017  

While this scholarship does not require office involvement, we highly encourage applicants to notify the office by email ( to allow us to help them prepare their written materials. Our internal deadline is to have time to get applicants feedback before the national deadline of October 11th.

Current Status: 
Senior, Recent Alum
Duration of Award: 
Full Year or More
Graduate Study, International Experience, Non-U.S. Citizen
Direct Submission
Fields of Study: 
Visual and Performing Arts, Health and Human Development, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, International Relations and Public Policy, STEM, Communications and Journalism
Semester of Application Deadline: 
Fall (September – December)

Boucke Building
University Fellowships Office
321 Boucke Building
University Park, PA 16802

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