Dates and Deadlines


Herchel Smith Scholarships starting in September 2019 are open to members of Emmanuel College, whether currently resident or not, whose first degree (at Cambridge or elsewhere) was or will be completed between June 2014 and September 2019.

Application deadline

Applications are required to reach the Master's PA:, no later than Saturday 20th October 2018. Candidates are required to name two or three referees, and to ask each of them to write a letter of support direct to the Master's PA to reach her by the same date. Alternatively, letters of support may be enclosed with the application; see the further Information for instructions in this case.


A shortlisting meeting will be held on 13 November. Interviews will take place during the afternoon of Tuesday 15 January 2019.