Sir Ernest Cassel Educational Trust

The Sir Ernest Cassel Educational Trust is a grant-giving organization working in the fields of higher and adult education.  It supports students from Commonwealth countries who are studying in the UK, post-doctoral researchers who wish to undertake research overseas, and many educational organisations in the UK.

The Trust was founded in in 1919 by Sir Ernest Cassel, the distinguished financier and philanthropist.

The Trust works with Christ's College and the Cambridge Trust to offer the Mountbatten Cambridge International Scholarship, which is available to PhD applicants from Commonwealth countries.

Note for students

You are encouraged to use the Trust's scholarships search to find all the awards for which you may be eligible.