Knight-Hennessy Scholars develops a community of future global leaders to address complex challenges through collaboration and innovation. Every year, up to 100 high-achieving students from around the world will receive full funding to pursue any graduate degree at Stanford. The degrees include the DMA, JD, MA, MBA, MD, MFA, MS, and PhD programs, as well as joint- and dual-degrees. Moreover, Knight-Hennessy Scholars is the largest, fully endowed scholar’s program in the world.
The Knight-Hennessy scholars program is fully funded for any graduate degree course at Stanford. The Stanford scholars program covers the funds up to the first three years of graduate education. However, if the education duration exceeds three years, the Stanford home department covers the remaining duration of the study.
Knight Hennessy Scholars program is one of the largest, fully-endowed programs. Hence, the nature of the scholarship program is quite competitive. Hence, in order to be considered, the applicants must be eligible in terms of:
The application process for the Knight Hennessy Scholars program requires online registration and providing personal information along with the required documentation. Here is a checklist of documentation required to apply for the scholarship.
The deadline for the Knight Hennessy Scholars application for the 2020 cohort is October 9, 2019.