Gates Cambridge Scholarship
The Gates Cambridge is a scholarship available for graduate study at Cambridge University. Deadline for US citizens, mid-October; deadline for international students, early December.
What it covers:
- One round-trip economy airfare
- Cambridge tuition and fees
- Maintenance allowance
- Discretionary allowance
- Excellent transcripts showing evidence of sustained academic achievement in study
- References able to speak knowledgeably about the candidate's actual academic performance and his or her potential for scholarly growth
- Ability to show how study at Cambridge would help them achieve their personal goals
British Council: Information on education, scholarships and other funding for study in the UK.