Knight Hennessy Scholarship Program 2023-24 | Fully Funded

Knight Hennessy Scholarship Program 2023-24 | Fully Funded

The Knight Hennessy Scholars Scholarship program is just open for the 2023 cohort. Everyone from any field can try his luck to apply for Knight Henessy Scholarship Program at Stanford University.

Almost all studies levels of students can apply and no limitation on any ethnicity or country, equal seats and opportunities have been given to students around the globe.

The acceptance rate of Knight Henessy is up to 20-30% but you should at least try your luck to be accepted for this scholarship. The amount of the scholarship does not define or disclosed by the committee but it will be enough to cover your entire educational and personal expenses during your studies.

Nearly 3,000 graduate students enroll at Stanford annually. Next year, more than 80 (growing to 100 over time) will be Knight-Hennessy scholars. Knight-Hennessy scholars span all seven schools at the university and bring a wide array of diverse academic experiences prior to enrolling at Stanford.

There are no quotas by discipline or program. Note that we will give priority consideration to those who will spend at least two years studying at Stanford.  

Country: USA

Number of Scholarships: 100

Eligible Countries: All

Deadline: 12 October 2022


Requirement 1: Admission to Stanford

First, in addition to applying to Knight-Hennessy Scholars (KHS), you must apply to, be accepted by, and enroll in a full-time Stanford graduate degree program including, but not limited to, DMA, JD, MA, MBA, MD, MFA, MPP, MS, or Ph.D. programs.  You must meet at least one of the following four conditions:

  1. You are applying separately but concurrently to KHS and a full-time Stanford graduate degree program such that you will start both in the same year.
  2. You have already been offered and deferred admission to a full-time Stanford graduate degree program, and will apply to KHS such that you will start both in the same year.
  3. You are a current Stanford graduate student who will apply to add a second full-time Stanford graduate degree program, such that you will start both KHS and the new program in the same year.
  4. You are a current Stanford Ph.D. student in your first year of enrollment and will apply to KHS such that you will start KHS in your second year of Ph.D. enrollment.  

Requirement 2: Undergraduate Degree Date 

Second, you must have earned, in January 2016 or later, a U.S. bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from a college or university of recognized standing.

To apply to join the cohort:You must have earned your first bachelor’s degree by
2023January 2016 or later
2024January 2017 or later

How to be standout for Knight Henessy Scholarship 

1. Independence of Thought

The committee of scholarship seeks visionary thinkers who are curious, open-minded, analytical, eager for cross-cultural perspective, and genuinely excited to boldly and creatively address our world’s important challenges.

  • Demonstrates intellectual ability and clear thinking
  • Communicates clearly based on reflection and introspection
  • Seeks out new knowledge, perspectives, and experiences
  • Makes sense of ambiguous circumstances
  • Generates ideas to solve problems

2. Purposeful Leadership

Knight Henessy’s scholarship looks forward to courageous leaders who are ethical, decisive, resilient, driven to achieve meaningful results, and motivated to inspire others to effect positive change at scale.

  • Achieves impactful results
  • Confronts challenges with courage, persistence, and resilience
  • Seeks to improve self and others
  • Includes and inspires others to effect change
  • Makes decisions in accordance with values

3. Civic Mindset

Knight Hennessy seeks collaborative community members who are humble, empathetic, trustworthy, oriented to act in service of others, and deeply passionate about contributing to the greater good.

  • Demonstrates humility, kindness, integrity, and accountability
  • Makes a habit of serving and helping others
  • Thoughtful and considerate of others’ perspectives
  • Embraces difference and celebrates diverse opinions and experiences
  • Strives to make our world a better place

Documents Required for Application

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Transcripts & Test Scores
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Short Answers & Essay


The last Date to apply for Knight Hennessy Scholarship is October 12, 2022

How to Apply?

Click Here to apply for the Knight Hennesy Scholarship, if you have any issues let us know in the comment section.

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