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Next Genius Scholarship Program 2018

Next Genius Scholarship Program for Indian High School Students

Next Genius Scholarship Program 2018 - The Next Genius Scholarship Program offers full and partial tuition scholarships to Indian high school students who wish to pursue their Undergraduate (UG) Education in the United States of America and Europe

You must apply directly to us via our website www.next-genius.com before 10th October 2018


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Details of Program

  • The Next Genius Scholarship Program was co-founded in the year 2014 by the energetic father-son duo of Naveen & Neeraj Mandhana who follow the footsteps of late Shree Bhawarlalji Mandhana, retired Judge, Rajasthan High Court and retired Law Secretary of Rajasthan
  • Naveen Mandhana, Director of Videocon Industries Limited and an engineer by education is analumni of BITS, Pilani. He actively overlooks the management of the program.
  • The program is made possible by generous donations raised from individual citizens, Indian corporations and leading partner colleges abroad.

Scholarships Award

  • In 2018-19, we hope to award over USD 8 million worth of scholarships to more than 100 students. Our scholars are guaranteed both admission as well as funds towards their college tuition
  • This scholarship covers four years of education in a subject of their choice at one of the following colleges:
  • Beloit College, Wisconsin
  • Drew University, New Jersey
  • Ithaca College, New York
  • Juniata College, Pennsylvania
  • Knox College, Illinois
  • Lynn University, Florida
  • Millsaps College, Mississippi
  • Texas Christian University, Texas
  • The University of the South, Tennessee
  • Union College, New York
  • University of Rochester, New York
  • Washington College, Maryland
  • Wheaton College, Massachusetts


Eligibility Criteria

  • The Next Genius Scholarship Program opens for only high school students who are studying in Grade 12 (or gap year) as on 10th October 2018
  • The student must be an Indian citizen; the student should be a PIO Card holder or studying at a high school located in India
  • The students with any learning or medical disability are also welcome to apply for scholarship program; all the participants will get an equal opportunities, irrespective of gender, caste, geography, or economic background


Selection Process

  • Prospective applicants for the scholarship will undergo a careful two-stage review process. Successful candidates must be able to demonstrate a strong ability to think critically, a passion for learning and a desire to bring a positive change in the world
  • Only high school students who are in Grade 12 (or gap year) as on 10th October 2018 are eligible for these scholarships. You must be an Indian citizen, a PIO card holder, or studying at a high school located in India to qualify


Application Process

  • The eligible candidates will have to register themselves in the official website of Next Genius Scholarship Program and have to apply Online by clicking on Apply Now link on or before 10th October 2018
  • After creating the account, the applicant should log-in, fill the profile information and attempt a practice test which is in-built on our website. The scholarship application form is free to everyone. There the student must fill their basic details
  • Login to Next Genius website to take an online critical thinking assessment anytime between 10.00 am 12th October 2018 and 06.00 Pm 14th October 2018 (Sunday)

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Important Dates

  • Student Registration Open: 01st June 2018
  • Student Registration Deadline: 10th October 2018
  • Online Assessment Level 1: 12th to 14th October 2018
  • Level 1 Result: 17th October 2018
  • Form Submission Level 2: 29th October 2018
  • College Allocation: 02nd November 2018
  • Student Confirms Allocation: 16th November 2018
  • Students Submit Full College Application: 14th December 2018
  • Scholarship Interview & Awards Level 2: 12th - 13th January 2018
  • Scholarship Acceptance Deadline: 01st May 2019