Scholarship meaning

skŏlər-shĭp
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A grant of financial aid awarded to a student, as for the purpose of attending a college.
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Knowledge resulting from study and research in a particular field.
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Scholarship is knowledge resulting from study, or is a gift of money to pay for academic education.

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.

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The quality of knowledge and learning shown by a student; standard of academic work.
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The methods, discipline, and attainments of a scholar or scholars.
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A specific gift of money or other aid, as by a foundation, to help a student pay for instruction.
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The activity, methods or attainments of a scholar.
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(uncountable) The sum of knowledge accrued by scholars; the realm of refined learning.
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(Australia, dated) The first year of high school, often accompanied by exams that needed to be passed before advancement to the higher grades.
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Origin of scholarship

  • From scholar +"Ž -ship.

    From Wiktionary