Downing Scholarship Application

Personal and Academic Statements

1. In an essay of no more than 500 words, describe your chief personal and intellectual interests and attainments, and state how you see them as contributing to your life after college, including your overall educational and career objectives.

2. In an essay of no more than 500 words, identify the course of graduate study you propose to pursue at Cambridge University, explain why you have chosen this course, state in detail your academic preparation for it, and describe how it will contribute to your educational and career objectives.