- 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
Samir was interested in the poster on the message board with information offering a college scholarship.
- 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 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.
- Modern scholarship has rejected these theories.
- He won a scholarship at the age of sixteen, and was teaching literature at eighteen.
- He was attending Bucknell University on a baseball scholarship and working in a New Jersey camp for the summer.
- While the schools of Babylonia were flourishing as the religious head of Judaism, the West, and especially Spain under Moorish rule, was becoming the home of Jewish scholarship. On the breaking of the schools many of the fugitives fled o- g up Y g?
- Partly on account of his inability to share in the amusements of his fellows by reason of a deformity due to vaccine poisoning before he was five (the poison permanently arresting the growth and development of his legs), he was an eager student, and in 1814 he graduated at the College of South Carolina with the highest rank in his class and with a reputation throughout the state for scholarship and eloquence.