Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “scholarship”

scholarship

noun     /ˈskɒləʃɪp/
MONEY [C] an amount of money given to a person by an organization to pay for their education , usually at a college or university Grants and allowances
STUDY [U] study of a subject for a long time Experts and specialistsKnowing and learning
(Definition of scholarship noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “scholarship” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

drizzle

to pour liquid slowly over something, especially in a thin line or in small drops

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More