Churchill Scholarship: Cambridge University
• Established in 1959, the Winston Churchill Foundation was founded by American friends of Churchill, who wanted to fulfill his wish of always having young American graduate students at Churchill College at the University of Cambridge.
• A one-year scholarship tenable at Cambridge University, UK that offers American citizens of exceptional ability and outstanding achievement the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in engineering, mathematics, or the sciences at Cambridge.
national and Commonwealth tribute to Sir Winston, who in the years after the Second World War presciently recognized the growing importance of science and technology for prosperity and security. Churchill College focuses on the sciences, engineering, and mathematics.
Criteria for Selection
mathematics by pursuing original, creative work at an advanced level as demonstrated by awards, prizes, research, and letters of recommendation.
internships, or other related work, while applicants in mathematics will show substantial independent work or other projects.
applicants with what we call interesting “jagged edges. Successful applicants display a bewildering array of talents activities outside of academic pursuits, especially in music, athletics, social service, among other activities.
• A public research university located in Cambridge, United Kingdom. It is second oldest * university in both the United Kingdom and the English-speaking world, and the seventh-oldest globally.