Hughes Hall Scholarships for PhD study at University of Cambridge, UK

Hughes Hall provides full scholarships for PhD study as well as several other smaller awards to enable student to pursue their degree with Cambridge University.

Nationality: both local and international candidates

Where: University of Cambridge

Field of study: any

Type of scholarship: PhD

FULL Scholarships

  • Number of awards: two
  • Scholarship award: both maintenance and fees for all three fee-paying years
  • This is full-time PhD study.
  • You have to specify Hughes Hall as their first choice college in your university application.

Top-Up Scholarships

  • Number of award: several
  • Scholarship award: £2,500 per year
  • These scholarships are provided to either current or former Hughes Hall students applying for a higher, full-time course.
  • You have to specify Hughes Hall as their first or second choice college in their university application.


To apply: complete the HH Scholarships Application Form and submit it to

Closing date: December 1 of the year before the course starts

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