Good news! Stanford University Scholarships is currently open. Stanford University Scholarships 2021 is a fully funded scholarship for international students. This scholarship is offered for Masters and Ph.D studies. This scholarship is offering full tuition fees, traveling allowance, Living allowance and academic expenses.
Stanford University Scholarshipsare available to pursue Graduate (PhD) degree program in arts, engineering, education, humanities, or social sciences to professional degrees in business, law, or medicine.
The Knight-Hennessy Scholars program finance up to the first three years of your graduate schooling, and if your degree program surpasses three years — such as an MD or PhD. program, or a Stanford dual- or joint-degree program — then your Stanford home department will fund the remainder of your education to the extent consistent with its standard funding commitment for that program.
Benefits of Stanford University Scholarships
Stanford University Scholarships provide the recipient with following benefits:
- A travel allowance projected to cover an economy-class ticket for one yearly trip to and from Stanford.
- An allowance for living and academic costs (such as room and board, books, academic materials, instructional materials, local transportation, and reasonable personal costs).
- A fellowship applied directly to cover tuition (commensurate with the standard departmental level of enrollment) and associated fees.
- The program usually does not cover expenses that your home department at Stanford pays for its scholars – such as for subscriptions or lab equipment.
- Applicants may also apply for supplemental funds to support academic endeavors (e.g. conference travel).
Eligibility for Stanford University Scholarships
To be eligible for Stanford University Scholarships, see the criteria below:
- Required Languages: English.
- Eligible Countries:All world countries can apply for Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program
- First/Bachelor’s Degree Received in 2014 or Later; Enrolling in 2019 or Later. You are fit to apply if you apply during four years and enroll within five years, after you get your first/bachelor’s degree. For the class registering in 2019, that says you must have passed out in 2014 or later and must apply in 2018. The Program will pick Scholars who join at Stanford in 2019 or later.
- If you’re still in college studying for your first/bachelor’s degree, you’re eligible to apply as long as you complete your first/bachelor’s degree before you enroll as a graduate student at Stanford. Even if you have acquired a graduate degree already, you remain qualified for consideration as long as you got your first/bachelor’s degree in four years of applying and five years of enrolling.
- If you concluded your first/bachelor’s degree further than four years ago (in 2013 or earlier), then you are not qualified for consideration as a Knight-Hennessy Scholar. This is applicable even if you have gotten an additional degree in 2014 or later.
- You must be first-step mental acuity, pursues knowledge and new experiences, full of unique ideas, makes sense of vague situations and can have a contrarian or dissenting point of view.
- You have to finish not merely your Knight-Hennessy Scholars application but likewise the whole application process as well as any standardized test that your graduate degree program necessitates (GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT, etc.) and if needed, an English proficiency test.
- You must be ambitious, in the best sense of the word, driven to improve self, willing to take risks. Self-aware and persists and bounces back from adversity. Personally modest and compassionate, inclusive respects difference, care for and helpful to others and Low ego.
- You must be fluent in English — listening, reading, speaking, and writing — to study at Stanford. The minimum TOEFL score for most graduate programs at Stanford is 100iBT or 600PBT. Every Stanford graduate degree programs receive the TOEFL, and the MBA Program also takes the IELTS and PTE. You can see further about scores here.
How to Apply for Stanford University Scholarships
Follow the following application instructions to win Knight-Hennessy Scholarships:
- You must create an account here.
- You must complete and submit the online application for admission (including personal and academic information, etc.). The school will request for basic biographic and demographic information, and explanations of your activities and interests.
- You have to submit the following documents:
- Deliver an unofficial or self-reported transcript of your academic performance in college and, if relevant, graduate school for each institution you attended for an academic year or more. If you are unable to provide an unofficial transcript, you may download the self-reported transcript template. Your transcript should, if relevant, include the degree conferred and the conferral date. We do not need transcripts from study-abroad experiences if those credits are included on your transcript.
- You will include a resume that frames your intellectual, personal, and professional background and accomplishments. Our rule is one page for each decade of experience prior secondary school.
- Two recommendation letters. See further about it here.
- Essay (You can submit at most total of 1,750 words for both essays combined)include that:
- Connect the dots. How have the influences in your life shaped you?
- How will you pursue your life’s calling? How will your Stanford education and your Knight-Hennessy Scholars experience to support this?
- Two short answer responses: Please tell us eight improbable facts about you. Please mention three goals/objectives that you are working toward at the moment (being admitted to Stanford and/or being chosen as a Knight-Hennessy Scholar can’t be accepted as one of those goals).
- Video story: Your video can be no longer than two minutes in duration. If you only need 30 seconds to answer, that’s fine. There is no expectation or obligation for you to speak for the maximum time.
- In-person assessment.Top of Form
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