The Kanders Churchill Scholarship was created to address the growing divide between science and science policy.

More information on the Kanders Churchill Scholarship.


The Kanders Churchill Scholarship supports expenses associated with the Master’s in Public Policy at Cambridge University.

Number Offered

One scholarship offered annually.

Fields of Study

Cambridge Master’s in Public Policy


Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are seniors when they apply or have graduated from any U.S. institution.

Criteria for Selection

  • Exceptional academic achievement in all disciplines, but especially in STEM, as indicated by course grades [a GPA of at least 3.7 recommended].
  • Adequate course preparation to pursue master’s in the area of public policy.


Kanders Churchill application deadline is in October.

Application Process

Candidates will state their interest in the Kanders Churchill Scholarship on their Cambridge application. The deadline is in October, the same date and time as the Gates Cambridge Scholarship.

This fellowship does not require institutional nomination. However, we ask students to let us know if they apply.


Lisa Gates, Associate Dean for Fellowships and Research
Davis Family Library 225G
(802) 443-3183

Center for Teaching, Learning, and Research
Davis Family Library, Suite 225
Middlebury, VT 05753