NEXT GENIUS SCHOLARS

This program is highly selective and winning a Next Genius Scholarship is a matter of great pride. As a Next Genius Scholar, you’ll join a select community of distinguished individuals who receive continuous career mentoring, internship and job support from our foundation in future years. 

At college, Next Genius scholars not only maintain high GPAs but are also active members of their college community.

All Next Genius Scholars pledge to the following commitments.

  • To be an active member of the Next Genius community. 

  • To engage with the foundation in mentoring the junior scholars.

  • To be an ambassador of the program at their high school.

  • To pursue a paid internship with the foundation during their freshman or sophomore summer break.
     

Next Genius Scholar Alumni: Rishil Sheth
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Next Genius Scholar Alumni: Rishil Sheth

Meet Rishil Sheth, A Next Genius Scholar to Wheaton College, Massachusetts, Class of 2020. "Every single class I’ve taken at Wheaton is out of interest" Learn more about Rishil’s undergraduate experience at Wheaton and get inclusive insights on his Next Genius Scholarship Program journey. Rishil is currently working in Boston in the field of finance in a fin-tech company. Wheaton College, Massachusetts: A top 40, selective, private, coeducational liberal arts and sciences college that educates 1,760 students from 40 US states and 71 countries. Wheaton’s 400-acre campus is located in Norton and with convenient access by commuter rail to Boston (50 minutes) and Providence, Rhode Island (30 minutes). Wheaton offers 100+ majors and minors, the most popular including business and management, economics, political science, English, film & new media, computer science, psychology, neuroscience, and biology. Through the “Wheaton Edge”, all students are guaranteed $3,000-$5,000 in funding to support internships and research. Wheaton graduates boast a 97% success rate within six months of graduation. Popular Majors: Business and Management Economics, Political Science, English, Film & New Media, Computer Science, Psychology, Neuroscience, Biology This video is a part of the Next Genius Scholars Journey playlist. You can watch all the videos here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9o3DofImKeHbKcjqtpVq6LAJx2d0qI66 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 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 the last 6 years, Next Genius partner colleges have awarded scholarships worth $20 million, helping 170 students to pursue their undergraduate education in the US. This year, we hope to award over 100 scholarships to students from India. If you know a promising Grade 12 student who aspires to study in the US, let them know about The Next Genius Scholarship Program. Visit next-genius.com to learn more.
Next Genius Scholar: Ishita Nair
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Next Genius Scholar: Ishita Nair

Meet Ishita Nair, A Next Genius Scholar to Lynn University, Florida, Class of 2024. "The faculty at Lynn is just amazing" Learn more about Ishita’s undergraduate experience at Lynn and get inclusive insights on her Next Genius Scholarship Program journey. Lynn University is revolutionizing the way higher education is delivered. As one of only three partner universities of Apple, Lynn students receive an iPad® when they arrive on campus. Lynn’s mobile curriculum provides better engagement with interactive lessons and tools to connect students with classmates and professors. Plus, students save up to 90% off the cost of traditional textbooks with original e-books. Located on the south-eastern coast of Florida in Boca Raton, about 45 miles north of Miami, Lynn is one of the most innovative, international, and individualized small universities in the United States. The campus is modern with state-of-the-art infrastructure and outstanding sporting facilities. Popular Majors: International Business Management, Sports Management, Entrepreneurship, Psychology, Biology, Computer Animation, Aviation Management. This video is a part of the Next Genius Scholars Journey playlist. You can watch all the videos here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9o3DofImKeHbKcjqtpVq6LAJx2d0qI66 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 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 the last 6 years, Next Genius partner colleges have awarded scholarships worth $20 million, helping 170 students to pursue their undergraduate education in the US. This year, we hope to award over 100 scholarships to students from India. If you know a promising Grade 12 student who aspires to study in the US, let them know about The Next Genius Scholarship Program. Visit next-genius.com to learn more.