At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Undergraduate
Citizenship: 
Australian citizens, Australian Permanent Residents and NZ citizens
International student

High-achieving students who are independent thinkers, display purposeful leadership, and have a civic orientation will receive full funding to pursue a graduate degree at Stanford University in any field.

Award value:
Applications open: 
1 May 2019
Applications close: 
9 October 2019
  • Eligibility

    Citizens of all countries are eligible to apply.

    Applicants must apply during the final year of study for their first/bachelor's degree or within five years of earning their first/bachelor’s degree.  For the cohort that applies in 2019, that means you must have graduated in January 2014 through September 2020 to enrol at Stanford in September 2020.

    A full list of eligibility criteria can be found here.

Knight-Hennessy Scholars develops a community of future global leaders to address complex challenges through collaboration and innovation. Every year, up to 100 high-achieving students from around the world will receive full funding to pursue any graduate degree at Stanford, including the JD, MA, MBA, MD, MFA, MS, and PhD programs, as well as all joint- and dual-degrees. Knight-Hennessy Scholars is the largest fully endowed scholars program in the world.