English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'scholarship'

(noun) 
Definition
financial aid provided for a scholar because of academic merit
She was awarded the prestigious Fulbright scholarship.
Synonyms
grant
My application for a grant has been rejected.
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award
this year's annual pay award
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endowment
The company gave the Oxford Union a generous £1m endowment.
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bursary
(noun) 
Definition
academic achievement
I want to take advantage of your lifetime of scholarship.
Synonyms
learning
The library is the focal point of learning on the campus.
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culture
He was a well-travelled man of culture and breeding.
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knowledge
She didn't intend to display her knowledge, at least not yet.
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wisdom
Her music is rooted in European harmonies but also infused with Eastern wisdom.
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accomplishments
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attainments
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lore
prophets and diviners, knowledgeable in the lore of the stars
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erudition
a writer who displays an impressive level of erudition
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academic study
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book-learning

Additional synonyms

in the sense of award
Definition
something awarded, such as a prize
this year's annual pay award
in the sense of culture
Definition
a developed understanding of the arts
He was a well-travelled man of culture and breeding.
in the sense of education
Definition
knowledge and understanding acquired through study and training

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