Cambridge Australia Scholarships

Cambridge Australia Scholarships, formerly known as the Cambridge Australia Trust, is a not-for-profit organisation that provides scholarships for outstanding Australian graduates to undertake Masters and PhD degrees at the University of Cambridge, England. In collaboration with the Cambridge Commonwealth Trust, Cambridge Australia Scholarships awards up to ten Ph.D scholarships and a number of Masters degree half-scholarships each year. Successful Cambridge Australia scholars, once they have completed their degrees at Cambridge, are known as Fellows of the Cambridge Commonwealth Society. This international network of scholars and Cambridge alumni encompasses all countries supported by the Cambridge Commonwealth Trust. Around 1000 Australians have been supported by the Cambridge Australia Scholarships (and its predecessor organisation) since establishment in the 1980s.

Scholarship details

Value: Value may vary

Duration: 3 Years

Application dates

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This scholarship is for:

Everyone. There are no restrictions to apply for this scholarship.

Areas of study:

  • Any Area of Study

At Institution:

  • Other

Study level:

  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Postgraduate research

Study Load:

  • Full Time


  • Overseas

Eligibility Criteria

All applicants must:
Have a Bachelor’s degree with first class Honours, or a Research Master’s degree from a recognised Australian university;
Be an Australian citizen;
Have gained admission to Cambridge University to undertake a Masters or PhD degree.