Dear World,
We're working on COVID-19.
But we need your help.

Yours, Cambridge

Our society faces its greatest challenger yet. Cambridge ideas, insights and research are essential to fight it. But we need your help.

Yours, Cambridge


A Foundation Year offering talented students from backgrounds of educational and social disadvantage a new route to undergraduate study at Cambridge has been launched thanks to the generosity of founding benefactors, Christina and Peter Dawson.
pattern of lights forming the shape of a human brain
Four MPhil scholarships and one PhD will be available to qualifying Cambridge students for study in autumn 2021.
Dr Yusuf Hamied
Dr Hamied (Christ’s 1954) is a longstanding supporter of chemistry at Cambridge.
Student support is a key priority for Cambridge: gifts enable young people to study here who could not otherwise do so.

Featured priorities

Cambridge’s bold and ambitious programme to address educational and social disadvantage.
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.
Rob Miller and students in Whittle Lab
Accelerating the development of decarbonisation technologies in aviation and beyond
A new, major interdisciplinary initiative focused on the transition to a zero-carbon future, bringing together the best of Cambridge in people, research and knowledge exchange.

Our goal

£1.83 billion
£2 billion