Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program at the Stanford University

Deadline: 12 September 2018
Open to: citizens of all countries
Scholarship: fully funded


Knight-Hennessy Scholars attracts the most promising future leaders from all disciplines and geographies to Stanford University. Here, you will engage in a trans-formative experience comprising multidisciplinary education, leadership development, and achieving a global perspective. Roughly 2,000 graduate students enrolled at Stanford each year. 100 students (75 in the second year) will be Knight-Hennessy Scholars.


  • Citizens of all countries are encouraged to participate;
  • You are eligible to apply to the Knight-Hennessy Scholars program if you are applying to enroll in any full-time graduate degree program at Stanford or if you plan on pursuing one of Stanford’s many joint- and dual- graduate degree options;
  • You are eligible to apply to Knight-Hennessy Scholars if you apply during your final year of study for your first/bachelor’s degree or within four years of earning your first/bachelor’s degree.


  • 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.

How to apply?

In order to apply, please fill the application form.

For more information, please visit the official web page.