At The Knowledge Society (TKS), we are committed to making our program accessible to curious and ambitious young people, regardless of their financial situation. In 2022, we provided $1,500,000 in financial aid to our students from over 62 cities worldwide.
Financial aid is typically provided to families for the following reasons:
<aside> ✅ Students apply for financial aid after being accepted into the program. We do this to provide a needs-blind experience throughout our application process so every student can go through the process equally.
<aside> 💲 Financial Aid For students whose families have limited income and would have a difficult time paying for their full TKS tuition.
<aside> ⚠️ Special Circumstances For students whose families have endured unique circumstances that would make paying for TKS tuition difficult.
Step 1: Receive acceptance to join TKS
Once the student has been accepted into TKS, they can select an option to apply for financial aid.
Step 2: Submit your financial aid application
Parents or guardians will receive instructions on the financial aid process in the acceptance email and submit the required documents (see below).
Step 3: Approval and payment
If your request is approved, you will be provided financial support to reduce your tuition fee. We'll then send you a special link to complete your enrolment.
Our Financial Aid Team assesses the application based on a scoring rubric that ensures that the applications are reviewed fairly across all students applying for financial aid. Funds are limited and granted on a rolling basis. Access to financial support is more likely for students who apply earlier to join TKS.
Once a student is accepted into TKS, parents or guardians will be asked to submit the following information: