In 2000, the “The Gates Cambridge Scholarship” program (“The Gates Cambridge Scholarship”) was established.Gates Cambridge Scholarships) Thanks to the millionaire’s donation of 210 million dollars made by the billionaire Bill Gates and his then-wife Melinda French at Cambridge University.
Since then, 80 scholarships are awarded every year the students From every country in the world except the United Kingdom. It should be noted that this feature includes not only tuition fees, but also airfare and other educational costs, accommodation and food and a monthly “salary” is delivered.
Currently, more than 1,700 students are part of the Gates Cambridge programme, if you want to join this wonderful community, this is what you should know.
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° Academic Excellence: Applicants must demonstrate through their academic records, experience and references that they are outstanding students.
° Driving capabilities: Applicants must provide evidence of their leadership ability and indicate how their skills in this field can positively impact the world.
° commitment To improve the lives of others: It is important to reveal your concern and help the world, but above all, show how you have worked or will work for the community.
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° Research skills: Persons aspiring to study for a postgraduate, doctoral or “Master of Philosophy” degree must demonstrate that they have academic training and research skills and experience. In addition, they must determine how winning the scholarship will facilitate their future professional projects.
What courses can I apply for?
Please note that the scholarships are for those wishing to pursue a PhD, Master of Philosophy, or one-year postgraduate courses offered by the educational institution.
According to the program’s website, of the 80 scholarships, 25 are for US citizens and 55 are for people of other nationalities.
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Although registration began in September, you can still participate, because depending on the course, the application date ends on December 2, 2021 or January 6, 2022.
How do you register?
The first thing you should do is get to know the program that interests you deeply, to do this you have to go to the University of Cambridge page and check that the registration is still open for 2022.
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When you select your course, click on the Apply Now button, register and when filling out the form, in the Funding section, click on Gates Cambridge.
After you specify that you order a Gates ScholarshipThe platform will ask why you are applying for this scholarship? How do you meet the requirements for the scholarship? The information you must provide is a maximum of 500 words.
The document will also ask for a reference and an assessment of suitability: intellectual abilityThe justification for choosing the course The commitment to improving the lives of others and leadership skills.
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Once registered, try to monitor your email and university page to see how your process is going.
If in doubt, go to the “The Gates Cambridge Scholarship” page.
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