Vice-Chancellor’s Awards & Cambridge International Scholarships
University of Cambridge

All Nationalities
Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy)
United Kingdom

Scholarship Overview

The University of Cambridge invites applications for Vice-Chancellor’s Awards & Cambridge International Scholarships 2021 from students seeking admissions to PhD programs at the University. While the Vice-Chancellor's Awards are applicable for the UK and EU students, the Cambridge International Scholarships are meant for international students. The aim of the scholarship is to provide full financial support to 250 highest ranked students who are undertaking research to complete their PhD degrees. Selected scholars will receive the university composition fee and maintenance allowance. 


A total of 250 students will be selected under this programme who will receive -

  • Cover for university composition fee
  • Maintenance allowance


This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by October2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

Meanwhile, browse our featured scholarships and other related scholarships while you wait for the launch of this scholarship.


To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be a UK/EU student (for Vice Chancellor's Award) or International student (for Cambridge International Scholarship)
  • Be taking admission in PhD program in the year 2020-21 at University of Cambridge

How To Apply

Follow the steps to apply:

Step 1: Click here to land on the Applicant Portal.
Step 2: To create an Applicant Portal account, click here
Step 3: Login and apply for the program.
Step 4: Go to the funding section of the online application form and express wish to be considered for funding.