The LMB Cambridge Scholarship is open to applicants from any country outside the EU to do a PhD at the University of Cambridge starting in October 2012.

Worth of Awards

  • University Composition Fee
  • College Fee
  • Annual stipend sufficient for a single student
  • Contribution towards travel costs


  • This scholarship is available for citizens of any country outside the EU
  • It can only be used to study Molecular Biology

Degree: PhD

Subject: Molecular Biology

Funding partners: MRC Laboratory for Molecular Biology, Cambridge

How to Apply

  • Initial application must be made to the University of Cambridge via the normal Graduate Admission and Scholarship Application Form. Candidates for an LMB Cambridge Scholarship will subsequently be sent a request for further information.
  • Make it clear in your personal statement in Section B of the GRADSAF how you believe you meet any specific criteria of the scholarship
  • In the section on ‘Personal funds’ that you have available, you should include significant income from all sources, including salaries, business profit, rents, dividends etc.
  • Scholarships are normally awarded to candidates selected first on financial need, and second on academic strength and potential

Deadline: December 2, 2011

For more information about the scholarship, click here.

You can access the University graduate prospectus by clicking here.

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