Gates Cambridge Scholarship

The Gates Cambridge fellowship is for academically innovative future global leaders who have a good academic fit with Cambridge University.  The awards are based on intellectual ability, leadership capacity, and a demonstrated commitment to improving the lives of others. Eligibility includes Notre Dame students and alumni who are not citizens of the US or UK.


To apply, you must be: 
  1. A citizen of any country outside the United Kingdom
  2. Applying to pursue one of the following full-time residential courses of study at the University of Cambridge: PhD (three year research-only degree); MSc or MLitt (two year research-only degree); or a one year postgraduate course (e.g. MPhil, LLM, MASt, Diploma, MBA etc.) 

Link to Official Website


Next Steps 

If you are interested in fellowships for after the completion of your undergraduate degree, please first submit the pre-application. A CUSE advisor will then be in touch to let you know if your profile has been matched to any fellowships. 

CUSE Pre-Application for Post-Graduate Fellowships