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All about Cambridge Trust Scholarship

Introduction

The Cambridge Commonwealth European and International Trust is a charity dedicated to supporting students at the University of Cambridge. It offers the largest number of scholarships for international students, partnering globally to assist those with outstanding academic merit. Annually, the Trust awards about 600 scholarships, aiding around 1,500 students in residence and has supported over 22,000 students from 149 countries in its forty-year history. Scholarships are available for PhD, Masters, and undergraduate students across all subjects and Colleges at Cambridge, recognising excellence and providing crucial financial assistance to those in need.

All about Cambridge Trust Scholarship
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Undergraduate Scholarships

Here are some of the Undergraduate scholarships available for Indian students

Cambridge Trust Scholarship 

This scholarship is available to undergraduate applicants with overseas fee status in any subject at any College within the University of Cambridge.

Value: £10,000 - £15,000 per year towards tuition fees or full tuition and college fees for the course duration.

How to Apply: International applicants offered a place by Cambridge College will receive an application form for Cambridge Trust Scholarships and will be considered for any eligible awards.

For more information, visit Undergraduate Scholarships.


Rowan Williams Cambridge Studentship

This studentship supports those facing severe barriers to studying at Cambridge, including applicants from conflict zones or those at risk of human rights abuses.

Eligibility: Applicants from areas of instability or conflict or those facing discrimination or persecution.

Value: University tuition fee, annual stipend, and allowances for travel, visa, and health surcharge costs.

How to Apply: Apply for admission to the University of Cambridge by the funding deadline and complete a separate Rowan Williams application form by 31 January 2024.

For more information, visit Rowan Williams Studentship


Postgraduate Scholarships

Here are some of the Undergraduate scholarships available for Indian students

Cambridge Masters Studentship

Eligibility: Available to all applicants for one-year postgraduate study in any subject, at any College. Applicants should not already have a Masters or PhD qualification. Part-time MSt courses are not eligible.

Value: Typically, £12,000 towards tuition fees and maintenance.

How to Apply: No separate application is required. Apply for admission to the University of Cambridge by your course's funding deadline.


Cambridge Trust Scholarship (Postgraduate)

Eligibility: Available to international Masters and PhD applicants in any subject at any College.

Value: Contribution towards tuition fees.

How to Apply: No separate application is required. Apply for admission to the University of Cambridge by your course's funding deadline.


Commonwealth (Cambridge) Scholarship

Eligibility: Available to applicants from developing Commonwealth countries, including India, for Masters or PhD study in any subject at any College.

Value: Tuition fees, annual stipend, return economy airfare.

How to Apply:

  1. Apply through the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission.

  2. Apply for admission to the University of Cambridge by your course's funding deadline.


Conclusion

The Cambridge Trust Scholarship plays a vital role in supporting international students at the University of Cambridge by offering various undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships. These scholarships, including the Cambridge Trust Scholarship, Rowan Williams Studentship, and Commonwealth (Cambridge) Scholarship, provide significant financial aid covering tuition fees and living expenses. Indian students and others worldwide can benefit from these opportunities, ensuring that financial constraints do not impede their academic pursuits. Through these scholarships, the Cambridge Commonwealth European and International Trust fosters global talent and academic excellence at Cambridge University.

We know and understand that the application process can be overwhelming, so we are here for you. The study abroad experts at Hello Study Global are there for you every step of the way. From preparing for entrance exams to college applications, we will guide you to success.



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