Scholars' council

The Scholars' Council supports the aims of the Scholarship to create a network of responsible global leaders.

Drawing on the experiences and aspirations of the entire Gates Cambridge community, the Council strives to enrich the academic, social and professional lives of all Scholars. The Council does so by organising the orientation and induction programme for new Scholars, and through various events in Cambridge and further afield. These include a Gala in the fall, academic programming and social outings across the year.

Scholars' Council Officers

President & Chair

The President/Chair of the Scholars' Council oversees its activities and liaises with the Trust on behalf of Scholars. Contact the President at president@gatescouncil.org

Vice President & Secretary

The Vice President/Secretary works with the President to coordinate the Council's activities and to liaise with the Trust. Contact the Vice President at vice-president@gatescouncil.org

Treasurer

The Treasurer oversees the finances of the Council. Contact the Treasurer at treasurer@gatescouncil.org

Alumni Officer

The Alumni Officer works closely with the Gates Cambridge Alumni Association to connect the scholar and alumni communities. Contact the Alumni Officer at alumni@gatescouncil.org

Communications Officer

The Communications Officer is the conduit for assembling and distributing information to and about the scholar community. Contact the Communications Officer at comms@gatescouncil.org

Community Officer

The Community Officer solicits ongoing feedback from Scholars and coordinates community service programming. Contact the Community Officer at community@gatescouncil.org

Internal Officer

The Internal Officer oversees the Scholars' Common Room and organises Internal Symposia each term. Contact the Internal Officer at internal@gatescouncil.org

External Officer

The External Officer maintains good relationships and encourages social interaction between Scholars and members of other Scholarship programs, the broader university community, and the world. Contact the External Officer at external@gatescouncil.org

Social Officer

The Social Officers plan a variety of events in Cambridge and trips further afield throughout the year. Contact the Social Officers at social@gatescouncil.org

Social Officer

The Social Officers plan a variety of events in Cambridge and trips further afield throughout the year. Contact the Social Officers at social@gatescouncil.org

Social Officer

The Social Officers plan a variety of events in Cambridge and trips further afield throughout the year. Contact the Social Officers at social@gatescouncil.org

PR and Outreach Officer

The PR and Outreach Officer facilitates the scholar community's engagement with alumni, the wider Cambridge network, the public, and potential new applicants. Contact the PR and Outreach Officer at pr-outreach@gatescouncil.org

Technology Officer

The Technology Officer is responsible for maintaining the electronic hardware and software in the Scholars' Common Room. Contact the Technology Officers at tech@gatescouncil.org

Technology Officer

The Technology Officer is responsible for maintaining the electronic hardware and software in the Scholars' Common Room. Contact the Technology Officers at tech@gatescouncil.org

Learning for Purpose Co-Director

Learning for purpose officers lead and organise a curriculum and series of workshops aimed at skills development for scholars. Contact at learningforpurpose@gatescouncil.org

Learning for Purpose Co-Director

Learning for purpose officers lead and organise a curriculum and series of workshops aimed at skills development for scholars. Contact at learningforpurpose@gatescouncil.org

Orientation Co-Director

Contact the Orientation Committee at orientation@gatescouncil.org

Orientation Co-Director

Orientation Co-Director

Contact the Orientation Committee at orientation@gatescouncil.org

Contact the Scholars' Council

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