Tag: Stanford

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Stanford Pockets Largest Donation From One Person in Its History — $400 Million

February 25, 2016

Via: The Chronicle of Higher Education

Stanford University has received its largest cash donation from an individual in its history — $400 million from Philip H. Knight, the Nike co-founder. The gift will be part of a $750-million endowment to establish a “graduate-level scholarship designed to […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Stanford announces huge gifts and new efforts to attract best graduate and professional students

February 24, 2016

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Stanford University today announced a $400 million gift that will help launch a new scholarship program to attract the best graduate and professional students from around the world. The university is already close to its goal of a $750 million […]