Knight-Hennessy Scholars attracts the most promising future leaders from all disciplines and geographies to Stanford University. Funding includes tuition, stipend, graduate program and related academic expenses, with additional financial support available.
Build skills in leadership and communication that will empower you to work across disciplines and to scale creative solutions for complex challenges.
The application process required submitting an online form and providing an unofficial or self-reported transcript of one’s academic performance in college and, if applicable, graduate school for each institution you attended for an academic year or longer.
It is preferred if candidates have your standardized test scores by the time they apply to the Knight-Hennessy Scholars program. Additional documents include CV and two recommendation letters, two essays and two short answer responses, and a video story.
- Citizens of all countries are encouraged to participate;
- Candidates are eligible to apply to the Knight-Hennessy Scholars program if they are applying to enroll in any full-time graduate degree program at Stanford or if they plan on pursuing one of Stanford’s many joint- and dual- graduate degree options;
- Candidates should apply to Knight-Hennessy Scholars during their final year of study for the first/bachelor’s degree or within four years of earning their first/bachelor’s degree.