- An example of scholarship is when you study for a master's degree.
- An example of a scholarship is when someone pays your college tuition for you.
Scholarship is knowledge resulting from study, or is a gift of money to pay for academic education.
- the quality of knowledge and learning shown by a student; standard of academic work
- the systematized knowledge of a learned person, exhibiting accuracy, critical ability, and thoroughness; erudition
- the knowledge attained by scholars, collectively
- a specific gift of money or other aid, as by a foundation, to help a student pay for instruction
- The methods, discipline, and attainments of a scholar or scholars.
- Knowledge resulting from study and research in a particular field. See Synonyms at knowledge.
- A grant of financial aid awarded to a student, as for the purpose of attending a college.
- A grant-in-aid to a student.
- The character or qualities of a scholar.
- The activity, methods or attainments of a scholar.
- (uncountable) The sum of knowledge accrued by scholars; the realm of refined learning.
- (Australia, dated) The first year of high school, often accompanied by exams that needed to be passed before advancement to the higher grades.
From scholar +"Ž -ship.