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Faculty of Biology


Please see the Postgraduate School of Life Sciences website for details on funding opportunities in the life sciences, in addition to those highlighted below.

School of Biological Sciences Masters Bursary

Applicants to taught MPhil courses based in the School of Biological Sciences, who have received a conditional offer of admission to start in October, are eligible to apply for a School of Biological Sciences Master’s Bursary Award in support of their studies here at Cambridge, subject to eligibility criteria. The Bursary Awards, which are aimed at applicants from low-income households with experience of educational disadvantage, provide a top-up maintenance grant (c.£5,000) to support living expenses when a postgraduate Master’s loan or grant is taken with Student Finance England, Student Awards Agency Scotland, Student Finance Wales or Student Finance NI.

Cambridge BBSRC DTP PhD Programme

Information on the Cambridge BBSRC DTP PhD Programme studentships will be available in October 2022.