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The Peter Watson International Scholarship


A partnership between the University of Cambridge and the National Institutes of Health to inspire the next generation of researchers.

Your research project could take you to the USA!


Applications close 30 Sepember 2020!


 PWIS 2020 may be subject to date alterations and amendments to format due to COVID-19 situation.

We are committed to making the 2020 awards go ahead but circumstances may be beyond our control. Please do not let this put you off from submitting an application. Given the 2020 situation with A-level results we know that being able to say that you were a finalist for PWIS could offer an important contribution to your CV in the future.

The trip of a lifetime


Scholars receive an all-expenses-paid trip to the NIH and Washington, DC

Why vision research


Supporting the next generation of researchers studying sight and seeing

Who we are


Learn more about our organisers and follow our winners on our blog