Gates Cambridge Scholarships


Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the U.K. to pursue a full-time post-graduate degree in any subject available at the University of Cambridge.


Applications open in September with two deadlines—one deadline in October for U.S. citizens and one deadline in December for citizens of countries other than the U.S.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Outstanding intellectual ability.
  • Leadership potential.
  • A commitment to improving the lives of others.
  • A good fit between the applicant's qualifications and aspirations and the postgraduate program at Cambridge for which they are applying.

How to Apply

Campus Liaison