UK : Gates Cambridge Scholarships for International Students
- Scholarship for 2010
In October 2000, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation of Seattle, Washington, USA announced a donation to the University of Cambridge of $210 million to establish the Gates Cambridge Trust.
This benefaction creates in perpetuity an international scholarship programme to enable outstanding graduate students from outside the United Kingdom to study at the University of Cambridge. The Trustees are required to award scholarships 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.
Below are details of the graduate application deadlines for the October 2010 entry.
US citizens: the GRADSAF form and supporting documents must arrive at the University by 15 October 2009.
Non-US citizens: the GRADSAF form and supporting documents must arrive at the University by 15 December 2009.
may be citizens of any country outside the United Kingdom.
may apply to study any subject available at the University of Cambridge.
must apply to pursue one of the following full-time residential courses of study:
Research leading to the PhD degree
One-year post-graduate courses (e.g. MPhil, LLM, Diploma, CASM or Part III Maths, MBA etc.)
2 year MSc degree
Second Bachelor degree as an Affiliated Student
MBBChir Clinical Studies
Further details at http://scholarships-links.com/viewdetail/745/Gates-Cambridge-Scholarships-for-International-Students-.html
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