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1Academic study or achievement; learning of a high level.
learning, book learning, knowledge, erudition, education, letters, culture, academic study, academic achievement, intellectual attainmentView synonyms
- ‘Critical biblical scholarship can and should help protect people of faith from perilous exploiters of the biblical message.’
- ‘He is meticulous in locating his own work in relation to existing feminist scholarship in the field.’
- ‘This book is a major achievement in historical scholarship, entirely worthy of its Pulitzer Prize.’
- ‘However, much has transpired in the recent years regarding the scholarship of teaching and learning.’
- ‘His study forms part of a new wave of scholarship on the Stalin period.’
- ‘The administration should demonstrate that effectiveness and scholarship of teaching are highly valued and rewarded.’
- ‘Cody would discuss modern biblical scholarship but believed the Bible to be true.’
- ‘Her epilogue instead reflects the critical influence of recent feminist scholarship.’
- ‘Professional academic scholarship is invariably withdrawn, apolitical and private.’
- ‘By the time they reach adulthood, many achieve high levels of Islamic scholarship.’
- ‘He is appalled at the level of scholarship in the theatre in this country.’
- ‘Recent historical scholarship on the period reveals that the outbreak of war represented a watershed in Nazi ideological policies.’
- ‘In this sense, the scholarship of teaching and learning belongs to this century.’
- ‘The salutary lesson is that popular scholarship is very difficult.’
- ‘I am a strong supporter of scholars studying scholarship in their fields.’
- ‘This obituary, I suspect, may turn out to be an epitaph on a culture of knowledge and scholarship.’
- ‘He proved to be the correct scholar to direct her to the next level in her scholarship.’
- ‘Although it is a form of literary study, it is not a form of literary scholarship.’
- ‘The view of many of my academic colleagues seems to be that good scholarship and activism don't mix.’
- ‘He worked to restore classical Latin as the language of scholarship and literature.’
2A grant or payment made to support a student's education, awarded on the basis of academic or other achievement.
grant, award, endowment, paymentView synonyms
- ‘He takes a vested interest in every recipient of his foundation's grants and scholarships.’
- ‘The money will be used to support scholarships and education grants through the Foundation.’
- ‘In order to visit all the students who had been awarded these travel scholarships, he had to travel to Yorkshire and other places which were new to him.’
- ‘There are up to 150 scholarships awarded annually worldwide, although their location is secret.’
- ‘Her work raised funds for new hospital equipment and provided numerous scholarships for students.’
- ‘There will be significant encouragement of high achievers through bursaries and scholarships.’
- ‘They don't have time to boost savings, and most 2002 scholarships have been awarded.’
- ‘Encourage your child to start applying for scholarships for the 2003 academic year.’
- ‘Proceeds are intended to give scholarships to deserving students who would like to pursue higher education.’
- ‘We realize that our members will need financial support for future grants and scholarships.’
- ‘He was awarded scholarships in anatomy and pathology.’
- ‘New staff have been hired and more money is available for student loans, scholarships and bursaries.’
- ‘Many students decide to take out loans before fully exploring available grants and scholarships.’
- ‘New Jersey's plan offers scholarships to students who attend a state college or university.’
- ‘It will admit artisan-students of all ages, charge fees, and find needy students scholarships or loans.’
- ‘The university does not offer scholarships specifically for international students.’
- ‘The winners receive cash awards and scholarships to continue their education at college or art school.’
- ‘Those who do well can receive additional awards and scholarships.’
- ‘However, fund officials plan to award the first scholarships this winter.’
- ‘It also gives scholarships to high school students who have supported gay and lesbian causes.’
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