2016 Woolf Institute Cambridge Scholarships

Advance Notice: Woolf Institute Cambridge Scholarships – Applications for entry 2016 will open in September 2015.

Applications for the Woolf Institute Cambridge Scholarships (entry 2016-17) will open in September 2015. These scholarships are intended to support outstanding research students at the University of Cambridge who have the potential to become exceptional leaders of the future. Scholars will be selected from amongst applicants in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Their research must be relevant to the focus of the Woolf Institute – the multi-disciplinary study of relations between Jews, Christians and Muslims.

The Woolf Institute and the Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust will co-fund the successful candidates. Each scholarship will cover the full cost of studying for a PhD at the University of Cambridge and will be tenable at any of the thirty-one Cambridge Colleges.

Read the blog post written by our first scholarship awardee, Rodrigo, as he reflects on his first year on the doctoral programme at Cambridge: https://woolfinstitute.wordpress.com/2015/06/29/my-phd-journey-year-1/

Applicants are required to apply to the University of Cambridge by the published scholarship application deadline (2 December 2015) [http://www.graduate.study.cam.ac.uk/]. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Woolf Institute prior to submitting their application to discuss whether their research proposal is relevant to the Institute’s focus.

For further information, contact:
Woolf Institute (www.woolf.cam.ac.uk): Dr Emma Harris at eth22@cam.ac.uk
Cambridge Commonwealth, European and International Trust (www.cambridgetrust.org): cambridge.trust@admin.cam.ac.uk

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s