Kanders Churchill Scholarship


The Kanders Churchill Scholarship provides funding to one American student with a bachelor's degree science, mathematics, or engineering to attend the Cambridge M. Phil program in Public Policy at Churchill College, University of Cambridge. The Winston Churchill Foundation of the United States launched the Kanders Churchill Scholarship in Science Policy in 2017 to address the growing divide between science and science policy.


  • U.S citizen
  • Senior
  • 3.7 GPA or higher

Application Materials: 

There are no application materials for this opportunity (unlike the other Churchill Scholarships). Instead, applicants will state their interest in the Kanders Churchill Scholarship on their application for graduate study at Churchill.

Application Procedure:

National Application Deadline – October 2020

Applications must be submitted directly using Cambridge’s Graduate Admissions Department Self-Service website. Applicants must state their interest in the Kanders Churchill Scholarship and put Churchill College as their first college choice.

Year at Time of Application: 
Junior, Senior or Beyond, Recent Alum
Duration of Award: 
Full Year or More
No Preference
Direct Submission
Area of Interest: 
Agricultural Sciences, Engineering, Environmental and Geosciences, Life Sciences, Information Technology and Computer Science, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Statistics
Earliest Application Deadline: 
Jan. – April
Penn-State Sponsored: 
Fellowship Components: 
Graduate School