The Next Genius Full & Half Tuition Scholarships- Union College (Bachelors)

Awarded By: Union College in USA
Updated on Jan 17, 2024
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Jan 1, 2024
Amount: USD 10 million

Scholarship Overview

Established in 2014, The Next Genius Foundation is a registered charitable trust in India with a vision to identify world-changers and connect them with outstanding University scholarships in the United States.
In the last 5 years, Next Genius partner colleges have awarded scholarships worth $20 million, helping 117 students to pursue their undergraduate education in the US.
In 2020-21, together, we hope to award over 100 scholarships to students from India.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

The scholarship is applicable for all the undergraduate courses offered by the college

Scholarship amount details

In 2020-21, the organization hope to award over USD 10 million worth of study abroad scholarships to more than 100 students .
Next Genius Scholarship covers four years of education in a subject of their choice.

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ? Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:
100Student Awards – Additional InformationThe scholarship provides One Full Tuition Scholarship and Multiple Partial Scholarships for all the above-mentioned partner colleges.

Eligible student nationality


Appication Process for this scholarship

Application Process for this scholarship:

  • Academic transcripts
  • Proof of citizenship
  • Financial document
  • Pay registration fees of ?600 and submit an online application
  • Solve an online critical thinking assessment
  • Shortlisted students are provided with detailed information about the various scholarships and are invited to identify college(s) of their preference
  • Candidates submit a complete college application to a college of their choice
  • Candidates are interviewed online
  • Scholarships are awarded in a public award ceremony: January 23 & 24, 2021
  • Next Genius Scholarships are Non-binding

Application Documents:

Type of documents Indicates if this type of document is required to be submitted
Financial/Tax Documents Required

Scholarship Application:This scholarship needs a separate external application.
Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship Deadline January 1, 2024
Scholarship Decision date NA
Interview Date NA
FAQ Link: NA
Contact email:
Contact number: +91 9167787851

Additional Information

Scholarship Eligibility

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview
  • They are interviewed online
  • Applicants who are in Grade 12 (or gap year)
  • Applicants must demonstrate strong creative problem-solving skills in academic and non-academic settings
  • Applicants must have strong team-playing and communication skills
  • Positive attitude, charisma & leadership skills
  • Applicant must be an Indian citizen, Indian citizens living abroad, OCI Card Holders, and Foreign nationals living/studying in India
  • Applicants strongly desire to study abroad at one of our partner colleges
  • Desire to be an active member of the Next Genius community and give back to society
  • Students can pay for living costs at college for 4 years (up to INR 10 Lac per year towards housing, food, insurance, flights, and books)

Special RestrictionsNo Special Restriction is applicable.Exams Details

TOEFL Required
IELTS Required
SAT Required
12 Required
Interview Required

iSchoolConnect Rating

The rating is done considering various factors

Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from India.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their secondary education from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts.

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time