Associations to the word «Scholarship»


SCHOLARSHIP, noun. A grant-in-aid to a student.
SCHOLARSHIP, noun. The character or qualities of a scholar.
SCHOLARSHIP, noun. The activity, methods or attainments of a scholar.
SCHOLARSHIP, noun. (uncountable) The sum of knowledge accrued by scholars; the realm of refined learning.
SCHOLARSHIP, noun. (Australia) (dated) The first year of high school, often accompanied by exams that needed to be passed before advancement to the higher grades.
SCHOLARSHIP, verb. (intransitive) To attend on a scholarship.
SCHOLARSHIP, verb. To grant a scholarship.

Dictionary definition

SCHOLARSHIP, noun. Financial aid provided to a student on the basis of academic merit.
SCHOLARSHIP, noun. Profound scholarly knowledge.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne