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The Churchill Scholarship, first distributed in 1963, was set up at the request of Sir Winston Churchill in order to fulfill his vision of US-UK scientific exchange with the goal of advancing science and technology on both sides of the Atlantic, helping to ensure our future prosperity and security. The total value of a Churchill Scholarship is worth between $50,000 and $60,000, depending on the exchange rate. This research-oriented award covers all tuition and fees at Churchill College at the University of Cambridge, a living allowance of £11,000 to £13,000, an allowance up to $1,500 for travel to and from the United Kingdom, $500 for reimbursement for UK visa and health surcharge application fees, and the possibility of a Special Research Grant of up to $2,000. The selection criteria for Churchill Scholars include a.) outstanding academic achievement, as indicated by course grades and recommendation letters; b.) proven talent in research and a capacity to contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the sciences, mathematics, and/or engineering; and c.) outstanding personal qualities, especially through talents and activities outside of academic realms.