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Watch: A global scholarship at Cambridge University
Our four-minute film about the Gates Cambridge Scholarship programme.
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Applications are now closed for October 2019 entry.
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...
Exploring alternative forms of power
Sandile Mtetwa talks about her research on alternative energy and her community project to empower young women.
Measuring well being in India's urban slums
Ramit Debnath's PhD will focus on sustainable development of urban slums.
Irina Bokova to deliver Gates Cambridge Annual Lecture
Wed 23 Jan 2019
Irina Bokova, the first female Director-General of UNESCO, will give this year's Gates Cambridge Annual Lecture.
Alternative put forward for Planet Nine hypothesis
Mon 21 Jan 2019
Antranik Sefilian co-authors paper suggesting a new explanation for the strange orbits of objects at the edges of the solar system.
Sight saving from a grassroots to a global level
Thu 17 Jan 2019
Tom Johnson talks about how he combines research into the possibilities of stem cell transplantation for optic nerve repair with his clinical work and community action.
Taking on the World Marathon Challenge
Fri 11 Jan 2019
Greg Nance is running the World Marathon Challenge to raise money and awareness for a non-profit he co-founded which aims to increase access to education.