The Next Genius Foundation is a registered charitable trust in India that offers full and partial tuition scholarships to outstanding Indian high school students to pursue their undergraduate education in United States.
The Next Genius Scholarship Program was co-founded in 2014 by the dynamic father-son duo of Naveen & Neeraj Mandhana. They follow in the footsteps of the late Shree Bhawarlalji Mandhana, retired Judge, Rajasthan High Court and retired Law Secretary of Rajasthan. The program is made possible by generous donations raised from individual citizens, Indian corporations and leading partner colleges abroad.
Next Genius is the largest undergraduate abroad scholarship fund in India. In the last 4 years, the foundation has awarded scholarships worth USD 18 million to 212 students from 125 high schools. In 2019-20, the foundation will award over USD 10 million worth of scholarships to more than 100 students. Dr. Neeraj Mandhana, the managing trustee says: “Our vision is to identify world changers and connect them with outstanding educational and career opportunities. In working with these students – beginning in high school, through college, and onto their careers – we hope to establish a community of future leaders who will leave a strong impact on society.” In working with these students – beginning in high school, through college, and onto their careers – Next Genius hopes to establish a community of future leaders who will leave a strong impact on society.
Next Genius Scholars are guaranteed both admission as well as funds towards their college tuition. This scholarship covers four years of education in a subject of their choice at one of the following colleges like: Beloit College, Drew University, Ithaca College, Juniata College, Knox College, Lynn University, Millsaps College, Muhlenberg College, Northwestern University – Q, Syracuse University, Texas Christian University, The University of the South, Union College, University of Rochester, Washington College, Wheaton College – M and Ohio Wesleyan University.
The Next Genius Scholarship Program is looking out for grade 12 or gap year students who wish to pursue their undergraduation in the United States. Write to Next Genius Scholarship Program on the email mentioned below or directly register on the website.