Stanford University is top ranked university of United States of America working as a private public research institute. It was established in 1891 and founded by Leland and Jane Stanford. This university is considered as one of the best university and top ranked universities in the global ranking of universities while it is also first institute in the country as fundraising institute. The Stanford University is affiliated with AAU and Space-grant.
University enrolled 17249 students in Fall 2019. For undergraduates degree 6,996 candidates while in postgraduates degree 10253 candidates submitted their applications. The Stanford University has 2240 of academia staff including international and local teachers. Almost 8 schools and colleges are offering both undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.
The university is offering different courses under engineering department: Aeronautics and Astronautics, Bio engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Computational and Mathematical Engineering, Computer Science, Design Impact, Electrical Engineering, Management Science and Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science.
Libraries & Museums
Stanford university has largest library system and collection of 9.3 million books, 300,000 special and rare books, 1.5 million E books, 2.5 million audiovisual materials, 77000 serials, 6 million micro form holdings. Stanford University is house of museums and other art work while museum has 24 galleries, sculpture gardens, terraces. In 2014, Stanford University opened a new museum which was focusing on postwar American art and it was funded by 121 works by food service moguls Mary and Harry.
School of Humanities and Science
Anthropology, Applied Physics, Art History, Art practice, Biology, Chemistry, Classic, Communications, Comparative Literature, Documentary Film and Video, East Asian Languages and Cultures, East Asian Studies, English, French, German Studies, History, Economics, Iberian and Latin American Cultures, Mathematics, Political Sciences, Music, Italian, International Policy, Master of Liberal Arts, Public Policy, International Policy, Sociology, Religious Studies, Statistic.
School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences
Earth System Science, Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resource, Energy Resources Engineering, Geological Sciences, Geo Physics
Graduate School of Education
Curriculum Studies and Teacher Education (CTE), Education Data Science, Developmental and Psychological Sciences (DAPS),
School of Medicine
Biomedical Informatics, Health Policy, Community Health and Prevention Research, Medicine MD Program, Laboratory Animal Science, Human Genetics and Genetic Counseling
School of Medicine Bio Sciences
Biochemistry, Biomedical Informatics, Cancer Biology, Chemical and Systems Biology, Genetics, Developmental Biology, Immunology, Micro Biology and Immunology and Structural Biology.
Awards & Achievements
Stanford university has won many awards and named noble prizes like:
19 Nobel Prizes laureates, 171 members of the National Academy of Sciences,109 members of National Academy of Engineering, 76th members of National Academy of Medicine, 288 members of American Academy Academy of Arts and Sciences, 19 recipients of National Medal of Science, 1 recipients of the National Medal of technology, 4 Recipients of the National Humanities Medal, 49 Member of American Philosophical Society, 56 Fellows of American Physics Society, 4 Pulitzer Prizes winners, 31 MacArthur Fellows, 4 Wolf Foundations Prizes winners, 2 ACL Lifetime Achievements Award Winners, 14 AAAI Fellows, 2 Presidential Medal of Freedom Winners.
Standford University Scholarships
Stanford University announced that institute will be free for all those students, whose families income is less than $125000 per year. All these students will not pay any tuition fee in Stanford University. Some of the World’s Best Scholarships available in Standford University for the year 2021-2022 are as follows:
- Markowski – Leach Scholarship
- Horatio Alger Mel Klein Scholarships
- Dr Gladys M.Olvis Scholarships
- Stanford University Financial Aid
- Pete Wilson Journalism Scholarship
- Ehrlich Rominger Scholarship Fund
- Cargill Global Scholars Program for US Students
- UNCF Northrop
- Grumaan Foundation Scholarships
- Fulfilling Our Dreams Scholarships Program
- Alpha Delta Phi Seward Scholarship
Markowski Leach Scholarships
This scholarship is available for trans-genders. The candidate must have 2.5 grade point average or above, enroll full time and demonstrate potential to become positive for role models for LGBTQ people. For this scholarships, the candidate will fill an application form and submit their proposal with reference contact information. .The last date of this application is 10th March, 2021, Wednesday.
Horatio Alger Scholarship
Horatio Alger Scholarship is five awarded scholarship annually. All higher schools senior students who have 2.5 grade point or above and they are applying for admission in Stanford University, are eligible for this scholarship. Applicants for this award will automatically be considered for any additionally applicable state or national awards.
Award Amount: $50,000 dollars awarded for this scholarship in five installments of $10,000 each.
Application Requirements & Deadlines:
All candidates will submit application form with family tax statements when they will apply for this scholarship while deadline for this scholarship is March 15th, 2021.
Fulfilling Our Dreams Scholarships Program
This type of scholarship is available for Central American/Latino students. All students must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher.
Application Requirements & Awards:
All candidates will submit an application form with 2 Recommendation Letters, Personal Statement, Official Transcript, FAFSA, SAR, Resume, Tax statements and Aid Letter. Award Amount for this scholarship is $1,000 to $5,000 annually and nonrenewable while deadline for application is 01 May, 2021.
Alpha Delta Seward Scholarships
All those student who are enrolled in undergraduate degree program and member of Delta Phi Fraternity or Alpha Delta Phi Society are eligible for this scholarship. All students must have attended the college with one of the chapter of the organization.
All students will have to submit an application form with official transcripts when they will apply for this scholarship.
All eligible students will receive $500 to $1,000 annually. All awarded money must be used to meet direct educational expenses such as room, boarding expenses, tuition and books. Deadline for applications is 8th July, 2021. After this online portal will be closed.
Admission Requirement in Stanford University
For Admission in Stanford University, some standard exams are important and must have to be achieved by the candidates like GRE, GMAT, or LSAT. While there is no minimum score requirement for graduate study at Stanford but students with high scores have much higher chances of admission. Stanford University only accepts those students who pass TOEFL as proof of English proficiency.