Applications are currently available for the Cambridge Trust International PhD Scholarships for 2018/2019, Eligible persons are welcome to apply
Type: Research leading to PhD
Fields of Study: Courses offered at the university
Value of Scholarship: Each award will underwrite the full cost of fees and maintenance for the duration of the course.
To be taken at (country): University of Cambridge, UK
Eligible Countries: International
Eligibility: To be eligible to receive a Cambridge International Scholarship, students must:
- be liable to pay the Overseas University Composition Fee (i.e. be assessed as ‘Overseas’ for Fee Status purposes).
- be engaged in a three year research programme leading to the PhD (i.e. will be registered as PhD, “Probationary PhD” or “CPGS”) starting in the next academical year.
- be engaged in full-time study.
- have a high upper-second-class undergraduate honours degree from a UK Higher Education Institution, or an equivalent from an Overseas Institution.
Please note: all students applying for a course of one year duration or less (including LLM, MSt, MBA, MED, Part III Mathematics, MPhil) in the next academic year are not eligible for a CISS award in the next academic year.
Selection Criteria: A University Committee draws up one ranked list of all PhD candidates across all disciplines. The only factors taken into consideration in agreeing this list are academic qualifications, references and research potential. The financial situation of applicants does not affect the selection of scholarship winners.
Application Deadline: 6th December 2017
How to Apply
All candidates should submit the Graduate Application Form, ticking the box to apply to the Cambridge Trust and completing Sections B3 (Cambridge Trust Personal Statement) and B4 (Financial Details for the Cambridge Trust).
Visit scholarship webpage for details
Sponsors: Cambridge Trusts
Important Notes: It is a condition that successful candidates must meet all their outstanding conditions for admission to the University in order to receive CISS funding.