Churchill Scholarship

The Churchill Scholarship is a fully-funded, one year’s master’s degree program focusing on STEM subjects at the University of Cambridge. The scholarship covers all university fees and scholars receive an additional living allowance and a travel allowance to and from the UK. The Churchill Scholarship offers a unique opportunity to conduct high-level research without other obligations in an academic culture that emphasizes work-life balance and facilitates the formation of friendships with future colleagues from all over the world.

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  • Between 19 and 26 years old at the time of application.
  • U.S. citizen. 
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree at the beginning of the academic year for which the scholarship is granted.

Application Timeline

  • Campus Deadline: Oct. 12, 2022
  • National Deadline: Nov. 2, 2022


  • Fully-funded one year master’s degree at the University of Cambridge, including tuition, visa fees, health surcharge, and a living stipend with a total value around $65,000
  • Recipients are eligible to apply for an additional $4,000 research grant.
  • Roundtrip airfare to the UK