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Watch: A global scholarship at Cambridge University
Our four-minute film about the Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme.
Applications for 2020 entry are now open.
Building a global network of future leaders committed to improving the lives of others.
Your time at Cambridge will be full of intellectual, social, cultural and professional development opportunities.
Tara Westover in conversation with David Runciman
Gates Cambridge alumna Tara Westover spoke to Professor David Runciman at the launch of her memoir, Educated (Penguin Random House, 2018). The book...
National Youth Award for Gates Cambridge Scholar
Krittika D'Silva wins Youth Award at Royal Bank of Canada's Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards.
Fighting infection in Indonesia
Scholar-Elect Muhammad Iqbal speaks about his research into the pathology of Staphylococcus aureus and his experience of starting up a herbal medicine business in Indonesia.
Punjab education reforms 'not cream-skimming'
Tue 22 Oct 2019
A study by Ali Ansari shows that education reforms in Pakistan's Punjab are reaching children in the more disadvantaged districts.
Festival exhibition celebrates Mexico's displaced populations
Tue 22 Oct 2019
Jessica Fernández de Lara Harada is co-curating a Day of the Dead event at the Cambridge Festival of Ideas which celebrates Mexico's migrants and minorities.
Understanding hereditary spastic paraplegia
Fri 18 Oct 2019
Eliska Zlamalova's research seeks to understand a group of rare inherited disorders that cause weakness and stiffness in the leg muscles.
Alumni weekend highlights health and community
Tue 15 Oct 2019
A recent alumni gathering in New York included the second Gates Cambridge Memorial Lecture and panels connecting health, community and the arts.