FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

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What if I graduated from an institution outside the U.S.?  What are the eligibility requirements for me?

Consult Stanford SoE for information. 

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If I graduated in 2014 or before, can I still become a Scholar?

You must have graduated no more than ten years ago.

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I am an undocumented student. Am I eligible to apply?

Consult Stanford SoE for information.  

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I have a graduate degree already. Am I eligible? 

If you have earned a graduate degree, you remain eligible to enroll in 2021.

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I am an enrolled Stanford graduate student. Can I apply for the WSP Scholarship?

No. The scholarships are intended to increase the number of students. If you enrolled in a graduate degree program at SoE in 2021 or earlier, you are ineligible for consideration.

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I am a Stanford graduate student applying to a different program at the university. Am I eligible?

No. scholarships are intended for graduate students admitted only to SoE.

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Can I defer my WSP Scholars offer? 

Yes, you can defer acceptance of your scholarship.  However, SoE solely decides upon deferrals of enrollment to its graduate programs. 

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I am not based in the USA.  Can I still apply for the scholarship?

Yes.  However, for international students, there is a four-step process:

  1. Apply for the WSP scholarship.

  2. WSP will coordinate with Stanford School of Engineering to help you to file your application for admission to Stanford.

  3. If successfully admitted to Stanford, Stanford will send you the visa forms.

  4. You must then apply for your student visa.

For information on international application to Stanford, go to Stanford's International Student Application page.

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I graduate in 2022 or later, can I pre-register now in preparation for next year's scholarship?

Email us at ljones@wit.university.  

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