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Cambridge students

 

The University has a number of awards which are made annually (from April-July) based on individual criteria, these are:

 

Arnold Gerstenberg Studentships

For students taking up a postgraduate course in philosophical study. 

This studentship is not available for 2020/21 entry. 

For current awardees, please find the progress report form here

 

Jebb Studentships 

For PhD students in the Classics, Modern and Medieval Languages and English Faculties studying some subject in the field of literature in a European Language of three specific time periods. 

Please see here for more information with regard to the eligibility criteria. 

For current awardees, please find the progress report form here

 

Pigott Studentships

For Home and EU students starting doctoral research in any subject within the fields of Arts, Humanities or Social Sciences. 

For current awardees, please find the progress report form here

 

Robert Gardiner Memorial Scholarships

​For graduates of any Irish University starting postgraduate study at the University of Cambridge.

For current awardees, please find the progress report form here

 

George and Lilian Schiff Foundation Studentships 

For students undertaking advanced study or research in Physics, Engineering or related sciences. 

For current awardees, please find the progress report form here

 

Sims Studentship

For graduates of the University of Cambridge applying to study in the subjects Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Medicine. 

This studentship is not available for 2020/21 entry. 

For current awardees, please find the progress report form here

 

Please see the Student Funding Search for more information on the individual awards. 

 

Most of the above studentships are considered as part of the Postgraduate Funding Competition for new scholars but the Schiff Foundation also invites applications from current students who meet the criteria above, please see the application form below. 

The deadline for the return of the application and reference forms is 31 March to receive funding the following academic year.

Please return completed application forms to postgraduatefunding@admin.cam.ac.uk

Schiff Application Form 

Schiff Referee Form