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    Cambridge Trust Scholarship- UG and PG 2020

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    The Cambridge Trust offers many types of scholarships for UG and PG students who are pursuing or wish to pursue higher education in one of the top universities of the UK.

    The Cambridge Trust Scholarship is offered to graduate and undergraduate students enrolled in Cambridge University.

    Applicants must be intending to start a course at the level of:

    • Undergraduate (excluding UK/EU applicants)
    • Masters (such as MPhil, MASt, LLM)

    The scholarship is given to promote education, by providing financial aid to students of the University of Cambridge. The funding partners of the Cambridge Trust Scholarship are Cambridge Commonwealth, European & International Trust.

    Applicable Program, University, Country

    The scholarship applies to all UG and PG programs at the University of Cambridge in the U.K.

    Applicants must be intending to start a course at the level of:

    • Undergraduate (excluding UK/EU applicants)
    • Masters (such as MPhil, MASt, LLM)

    Benefits of the Cambridge Trust Scholarship

    The Cambridge Trust Scholarship award provides an amount of contribution towards University tuition fees. It is a type of financial aid scholarship, which provides the student with an amount equivalent to their tuition & fees of the course pursued by the student.

    Award Amount Vary
    Award Duration Vary upon the degree pursued by the student
    Applicable Programs Bachelors/ Masters programs at Cambridge University

    Note: The Cambridge Trust Scholarship is a need-based, and university-specific scholarship only for the Cambridge university scholars.


    Highlights

    Scholarship TypeMerit-Based, College-Specific
    Offered byTrust
    OrganizationThe Cambridge Trust
    Application DeadlineN/A
    No. of ScholarshipsN/A
    AmountVariable
    RenewabilityNo
    International Students EligibleYes
    Scholarship Website Linkhttps://www.cambridgetrust.org/scholarships/

    Eligibility Criteria

    The scholarship is available for students pursuing UG and PG programs at the University of Cambridge.

    The student applies to the University via the normal online application form, and thus they are auto considered for the Cambridge trust scholarship, once they fill their details for the scholarship application.

    Along with the eligibility requirements for securing admission at the university, the eligibility criteria for the scholarship is given below:

    • significant academic achievement and potential
    • financial need

    Note: Cambridge Trust does not offer full-cost scholarships for the MBA or MFin programs. For these, the trust will consider co-funding students on MFin or MBA, who is nominated to them by their funding partners.


    Application Process

    To obtain the benefits of Cambridge Trust Scholarship UG and PG 2020, applicants must also meet admission requirements at the University of Cambridge.

    An applicant does not need to apply to the Trust for funding or scholarship. The Trust will only consider applicants who are put forward by Cambridge University.

    How to Apply for Cambridge Trust Scholarship- UG and PG 2020?

    The step-by-step process for the Cambridge Trust Scholarship is given below:

    Step I: Complete the 'Funding' section in the online Applicant Portal, at the time of application.

    Step II: Use the Cambridge Funding Search to find out further about the type of funding.

    Step III: In the Funding Application section, include significant income from all sources, which may include salaries, business profits, dividends, and rents, which will serve as evidence of financial need.

    Step IV: Complete the application with the required documents and submit the same.

    Important dates regarding Scholarship

    Level of Study  Application Deadline 
    Undergraduate  October 15, 2019
    Postgraduate  January 07, 2020
    UG students who are to be interviewed in Malaysia or Singapore 20 September 2019

    Note: There will be no differential of deadlines for application between the UK or EU or International graduate applicants.


    Selection Process

    Funding for the Cambridge Trust scholarship for international students is need-based and merit-based. Students are eligible depending upon their financial need and they should demonstrate their need towards the scholarship for the same.

    After the submission of the application form, candidates for the Cambridge Trust Scholarship are selected by a panel of selectors. Then, Mails are sent to the shortlisted candidates regarding the same.

    Factors Affecting the Cambridge Trust Scholarship Selection Decision

    The recipient of the Cambridge Trust Scholarship is selected on the basis of factors

    • Academic Excellence
    • Financial requirement
    • Leadership Quality
    • Career Objective

    Grant Details

    Each year, applications for the Cambridge Trust Scholarship are invited from Undergraduate/Postgraduate students at Cambridge University.

    The Cambridge Trust Scholarship is a financial need-based scholarship and covers the tuition & fees of the student.

    About the Cambridge Trust

    The Cambridge Trust aspires to support outstanding students studying at the University of Cambridge. Many funding partners of the Cambridge Trust provide a range of scholarships to international students, who are considering the financial support of scholarships.

    The table below provides all the significant details regarding the Cambridge Trust Scholarship available at Cambridge University:

    Study-Level Undergraduate/Postgraduate at Cambridge University
    Eligible Candidates International students, studying at Undergraduate or Masters level at Cambridge University
    Number of Scholarship
    Vary
    Study-Length May vary depending upon the degree pursued by the student
    Scholarship Award Covers the tuition & fees of the student
    Award Distributed Annually(one time)

    The scholarship provides a good opportunity for students who wish to study in the U.K at top Universities.

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