The David and Elaine Potter 2017/2018 Scholarships for Africans to Study at the University of Cambridge


The funds of the scholarship will support one PhD student whose research is focused on governance and human rights, and two students taking the MPhil in International Relations and Politics.


  • significant academic achievement and potential
  • financial need (although some scholarship programmes are based on academic merit alone)

Value of Scholarship: 

  • University tuition fee
  • Annual stipend (sufficient for a single person)
  • Contribution towards travel expenses

How to Apply: No separate application is required for this scholarship. Applicants are required to complete the funding section of the graduate application form via the Applicant Portal when they are applying for their studies.

Apply using the Applicant Portal

It is important to go through the Application Guide before applying.

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

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