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Application for the 2022 Cohort is Open

This year up to 90 high-achieving students who are independent thinkers, display purposeful leadership, and have a civic mindset will join a diverse cohort of Knight-Hennessy Scholars.

  • Join a multidisciplinary, multicultural community of Stanford graduate students dedicated to tackling the world’s challenges.
  • Experience the King Global Leadership Program, which offers a platform of personal development opportunities including coaching and feedback and the opportunity to learn from diverse leaders from different walks of life.
  • Receive full funding for up to three years of your graduate degree program at Stanford, plus a stipend for living and academic expenses.
  • Build skills in leadership and communication that will empower you to work across disciplines and to scale creative solutions for complex challenges.
  • The application is due October 6, 2021 at 1:00 pm Pacific Time.

 

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Eligibility

Eligibility

If you earned your bachelor’s degree in 2014 or later, you are eligible to apply (2012 or later for US Military).
Criteria

Criteria

What qualities do we seek in a Knight-Hennessy Scholar? Find out more.
Application Process

Application Process

Learn about important dates and deadlines, and application requirements.
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