Funding and Prizes

Scholarships & Bursaries

Hughes Hall offers several full and partial scholarships open to all applicants, as well several top-up awards for current and former students.

Prizes

Hughes Hall is delighted to award college prizes to all students who achieve First Class Honours in their second and subsequent years, and to many students who achieve a Distinction. Congratulations to all last year’s prizewinners!

Travel & Conference Grants

The college gives travel grants for

  • Masters and Doctoral students to travel to conferences or other course-related work
  • BA students to fulfil compulsory requirements outside Cambridge
  • Medical students to travel for electives

To apply, complete and submit the travel grant form, with all relevant information and requested signatures.

Language Course Support

The college gives some financial support to students who study a language other than English alongside their course, normally through the Language Centre’s programme (CULP). Support is normally given at the end of the course. To apply, complete and submit the application form together with your CULP receipt.

Varsity Sport Support

The college gives some financial support to students who participate in university sports. To apply, complete and submit the Varsity Sport application form together with a letter on headed paper from the club secretary.