Cambridge Africa Changemakers Scholarship

Applications for the fully funded Cambridge Africa Changemakers Scholarship are now ongoing. The Cambridge scholarship is available to PhD students from any field, welcoming applicants from all African nations.

Host: Cambridge Trust
Open to: African Students
Target: Graduates
Deadline: Not Specified

About the Cambridge Africa Changemakers Scholarship

The award is intended to help gifted students who need financial aid in order to enroll at the university. Students whose research advances sustainable futures that are robust to climate change and promote the growth of the continent will be given preference.

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Eligibility Criteria

The Cambridge Africa Changemakers Scholarship is open to applicants who meet the following requirements:

  • Applicants must be African students
  • Open to candidates from any country in Africa
  • Applicants must be a PhD study level
  • Applicants whose research contributes to the development of the Continent and to climate-resilient and sustainable futures for Africa and the world. 


  • University tuition fee
  • Annual stipend (sufficient for a single person)
  • Immigration Health Surcharge
  • Visa
  • Travel and research costs

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Application Procedure

No separate application is required for this scholarship, only the application for admission to the University of Cambridge, which must be submitted by the funding deadline specific to your course (please refer to the Postgraduate Course Directory).

For more information, visit the Cambridge Africa Changemakers Scholarship

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