Gates Cambridge Scholarships


Gates Cambridge offers full-cost scholarships to outstanding applicants from countries outside the U.K. to pursue a postgraduate 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

Applicants must:

  • Be a citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom.
  • Be applying to pursue a PhD, MLitt or one-year postgraduate course at the University of Cambridge.

How to Apply