Two students collecting water samples at Woodlawn Beach.

Knight-Hennessy Scholars Program

Each year the Knight-Hennessy Scholars program will identify a group of 100 high-achieving students from around the world with demonstrated leadership and civic commitment to receive full funding to pursue a wide-ranging graduate education at Stanford, with the goal of developing a new generation of global leaders. The Knight-Hennessy Scholars is the largest fully endowed scholars program in the world. Candidates may be nominated by the University at Buffalo and may not apply directly. The UB self nomination deadline is August 1, 2017. More information about the self-nomination process can be obtained from The Office of Fellowships and Scholarships at

Last updated: February 07, 2017 10:19 am EST