Cambridge Trust and University of Cambridge will offer Vice-Chancellor's Awards (for UK and EU students) and the Cambridge International Scholarships (for international students) for those undertaking PhD studies.

Value of the Awards
The aim of the Vice-Chancellor's Awards and Cambridge International Scholarships is to ensure that the 250 highest ranked students, irrespective of nationality, receive full financial support to undertake research leading to a PhD. The Scholarships pay the University Composition Fee and a maintenance allowance sufficient for a single person.

How to Apply
All applicants should complete the funding section of the online application form via the Applicant Portal expressing their 'wish to be considered for funding'.

Application Deadline
Applicants from countries outside the EU (classified as 'overseas' for fees purposes) who wish to start their PhDs in 2017-18 must apply by 7 December 2016. Applicants from the UK and EU (paying the 'home' or EU rate for the University Composition Fee) must apply by 4 January 2017.

Read the full description of these scholarships here.