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Funding Opportunities

University of Cambridge Funding Opportunities 


The following information is for applicants who wish to begin their studies in October 2018. Applicants must always tick the relevant boxe(s) on the Applicant Portal application for the studentships/ funding opportunities which they wish to be considered for.

Applicants applying for funding are encouraged to meet as many of the requirements of the course as possible before applying, in particular the English language requirement.

Funding Opportunities offered by the University

The University of Cambridge offers a range of scholarships and awards to help assist some of the most promising prospective students who apply for graduate study. Applicants should ensure that they have ticked the relevant tick boxe(s) on their Applicant Portal when they apply in order to be eligible for these funding opportunities.

For information regarding funding applications currently in progress, please refer to the Graduate Admissions Funding Information.

Funding Offered by the Faculty

The Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies offers a number of subject-specific funding opportunities for applicants.

Other Sources of Funding

A wide range of financial support is available from Colleges and other institutions. The sources of funding in this section relate specifically to the Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

Other Small Grant Sources

These are funds available to current students in the Faculty to assist them with their travel for research purposes or to assist them with their conference expenses.