Clare College Cambridge

The Hawkes Henderson Studentship in Astrophysics and Cosmology


The Hawkes Henderson Studentship in Astrophysics and Cosmology is intended to provide full funding for a graduate from outside Cambridge to read for the one-year Master of Advanced Study (M.A.St.) degree in either Astrophysics or Mathematics (with a significant component of astrophysics or cosmology) at Clare College, Cambridge.

UK and EU students will be eligible for the Studentship, which will cover the University Composition Fee of £10,368 and maintenance of £10,598.

Applicants for the Studentship need not select Clare College as their college of first choice on the Application Form for Graduate Study (GRADSAF), but they should be prepared to transfer to Clare College if offered the Studentship.

Applications, addressed to the Graduate Administrator, Clare College, Cambridge CB2 1TL (email:, should include a curriculum vitae and a statement of the intended course of study, and must be received by the closing date of 31st January 2019.  Candidates should also arrange for two confidential references (including the likely degree result if it has not yet been obtained) to be sent to the Graduate Administrator by the closing date.