Gates Cambridge Scholarship Information Workshop

Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards Presents: Gates Cambridge Scholarship
Information Workshop

HOW WILL YOU CHANGE THE WORLD TODAY?
When: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: 171 Mary Gates Hall, Conference Room 173R
Rsvp: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/rsvp/event/90

Have you the academic ability to thrive at one of the world’s leading universities?
Are you passionate about improving the lives of others?
Have you the leadership skills to take others with you?
If so, apply for a Gates Cambridge Scholarship. These highly-competitive, full-cost scholarships are available to citizens of countries outside of the UK to undertake a postgraduate degree in any subject at  the University of Cambridge. With a global network of over 1,000 Gates Cambridge Scholars and Alumni  from over 90 countries, you can be part of a life-changing experience and change the lives of others.
Hear about the Gates Cambridge Scholarship and study in Cambridge from two Gates Scholars.

Sam Sudar attended St. John College, Cambridge as a Gates Scholars earning a Masters of Philosophy in  Neurobiology. Sudar is a second year PhD UW student in Computer Science working on brain interfaces  and technology for the developing world.

Michael Duyzend attended Girton College, Cambridge as a Gates Scholar earning a Masters of Philosophy in Computational Biology. Duyzend is a second year MD/PhD UW student working with whole genome sequencing data to better understand the genetic underpinnings of autism.

ABOUT THE GATES CAMBRIDGE
Selection Criteria:
 Have received a baccalaureate degree by the time they plan to enter the graduate programs
 Have outstanding intellectual ability and leadership potential
 Be committed to improving the lives of others
 Be a citizen of any country outside of the United Kingdom.
Applications open 1 September, for entry in October 2014. Scholarship deadlines are:
 Round 1 – US citizens based in the USA – 15 October 2013
 Round 2 – all other citizen of any country outside the UK and USA – 4 December 2013

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT:

Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards, 171 Mary Gates Hall
Email: mpitre@uw.edu
Website: exp.washington.edu/scholarships

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