Dear World,
Our ideas have shaped the world.
Now we must shape its future.

Yours, Cambridge

Our planet faces new and daunting challenges. Our ideas and insights are needed to solve them. But to attract the finest minds, and give them the resources they need, we need the world’s support.

Our goal

£1.59 billion
£2 billion

Yours, Cambridge

Featured priorities

Students photographed on adjustment day 2019
Doubling the impact of new gifts to student support
Three individual student pictures. From left to right two men and a woman
What matters most to us? That all students with the potential to excel have a chance to study at Cambridge and its Colleges, not just some.
Sir David Attenborough (image by Cate Gillon)
Creative solutions to environmental challenges.
Public Policy
Linking Cambridge’s world-leading research with policymaking to create an inclusive, equitable and sustainable world.


Professor Sarah Franklin, Daniel Gerring and Elisabeth Sandler
Law firm Travers Smith LLP is the first corporate supporter of the University’s lgbtQ@cam programme
Matt Mahmoudi portrait photo in black and white
I am the proud holder of the first Jo Cox PhD Studentship in Refugee and Migration Studies at Pembroke College. Jo was an inspirational Cambridge graduate who was prepared to ask big questions and to speak on behalf of those who had no voice.
Professor Neil Lawrence
Following an international search, Professor Neil Lawrence has been appointed as the inaugural DeepMind Professor of Machine Learning at Cambridge, supported by a benefaction from the world-leading British AI company.
Professor Usha Goswami image credit Richard Marsham for Jesus College Cambridge
Professor Goswami has become Cambridge’s first Yidan Prize Laureate.