Graduate Scholarships and Studentships

Sidney Sussex is grateful to those generous donors who enable the college to offer a number of scholarships, studentships and bursaries. Most of these are available to existing and potential college members.

  • Sidney is also pleased to support the Fox International Fellowship at Yale University which enables the holder to spend an academic year at Yale University in the United States.

  • Osborn Research Studentship (tenable by a student whose research lies within Medieval Art, Architectural or Cultural History): Two studentships were awarded to Gabriele Passabi (PhD, History) and Vedran Sulovsky (PhD, History) for three years commencing in 2016/2017. These Studentships have been awarded in conjunction with the AHRC awards.

    This Studentship will not be advertised as available again until 2019
  • In 2012, a Hanadi Jabado Bursary (open to female students from Lebanon who wish to study for an MBA at Judge Business School) was awarded to Ms Vanina El-Khoury for one year commencing 2012/2013.

  • In 2014, an Adam Glinsman Award (open to students from an emerging economy enrolled on a course that fits the criterion listed) was made to Mr Nadeesh Madusanka (PhD Engineering), commencing in 2014/2015.  (This award will not be available again until further notice.)

  • Evan Lewis-Thomas Law Studentship (for research or advanced courses in Law or cognate subjects): Two studentships were awarded to Gabrielle Elliott-Williams (PhD, Law) and Jenifer Varzaly (PhD, Law) for three years, commencing in 2015/2016. 

    This Studentship will not be advertised as available again until 2018.

  • Howard Research Studentship : Two new studentships in sciences have been awarded to Michael Craig (PhD, Neuroscience) and Corinne Benedek (PhD, Polar Studies) for three years commencing 2015/16.

    This Studentship will not be advertised as available again until 2018.

  • In 2013, the C.T. So Studentship (for research or advanced courses in any subject in the University of Cambridge for men and women from China, Hong Kong or Taiwan) was awarded to Mr Jialu Jin (PhD, Chemistry) for three years commencing in 2013/2014.

    This Studentship will not be advertised as available again until further notice.

  • In 2014, a Joyce Coutu Scholarship (for a North American female MBA student at Judge Business School) was awarded to Ms Emily Carroll for one year commencing 2014/2015.

  • Gledhill Research Studentship : In 2014 two studentships were awarded to Mr Robert Evans (PhD, History) and Mr Alexander Wright (PhD, English) for three years commencing 2014/2015. These Studentship have been awarded in conjunction with the AHRC awards.

In addition the College has some funds available for its current graduate students, details of which can be found in the finance section.