The Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program is a magnet for talent. We curate a multidisciplinary community of scholars, offer a platform for purposeful leadership development, and empower you to effect large-scale positive impact in the world.
The pioneer class of Knight-Hennessy Scholars will apply by September 27, 2017, and enroll in fall 2018.
Apply separately to Knight-Hennessy Scholars and the graduate school program of your choice.
We believe the Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program will attract the most promising future leaders from all disciplines and geographies to Stanford University. Here, you will engage in a transformative experience comprising multidisciplinary education, leadership development, and achieving a global perspective.
We are designing the Knight-Hennessy Scholars admission process with the goals of allowing you to know yourself better, enabling us to understand you, and empowering you to make your best case for admission - all while making the admission process itself a great experience for you.
Roughly 2,000 graduate students enroll at Stanford each year. All of you are amazing. 100 of you (50 in the inaugural year) will be Knight-Hennessy Scholars. If you aspire to become a Knight-Hennessy Scholar, you'll be in good company.