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Imperial College Business School is now accepting applications for Entrepreneurship Scholarship to pursue full-time MBA Scholarships to study in the UK. International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

Imperial College Business School is a triple accredited business school located in London, United Kingdom and a constituent of Imperial College London. The current business school was opened in 2004 by Queen Elizabeth II.

All programs at Imperial College Business School are linguistically demanding, and therefore strong English language skills are critical to academic success on student’s MBA and in their future career.

Course Level: Scholarship is available to pursue master degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarship is awarded in the field of Business Administration.

Scholarship Award: One award of £23,500 is available.

Number of Scholarships: One scholarship is available.

Scholarship can be taken in the UK

Eligibility: The scholarship will be awarded to applicants based on the following criteria:

  • A strong track record as an entrepreneur who has experienced the full life-cycle of a start-up – from opportunity recognition through market entry to growth and maturity, and possibly having exited the business
  • A clear desire to continue your entrepreneurial journey at Imperial, and to contribute to enterprise activities within the Business School and entrepreneurial life across the College.
  • Ambitions to scale an existing idea or business plan through the skills, network and experience you acquire during the MBA.
  • Your responses to the scholarship questions, as outlined below.
  • Your performance during the admissions process, including your written application, interview performance and your professional references

Nationality: International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have a strong track record as an entrepreneur who has experienced the full life-cycle of a start-up – from opportunity recognition through market entry to growth and maturity, and possibly having exited the business.

Test Requirement: If students are taking the GMAT, they will need an overall score of at least 600 – although a stronger score will add more weight to your application. If students are taking the GRE, they will need to achieve minimum scores of 156 (new test) or 550 (old test) in the verbal, and 158 (new test) or 740 (old test) in the quantitative sections.

English Language Requirement: Most applicants meet the requirement in one of the following ways:

  • IELTS (academic): A minimum score of 7.0 with minimum scores of 6.5 in all elements
  • TOEFL iBT: A minimum score of 100 overall with minimum scores of 22 in all elements
  • Degree studied in and awarded by an English-speaking country.

How to Apply: To be considered for this scholarship, you must have applied for the Full-Time MBA and submitted your answers to the questions below by 23 June 2017.

  • Why are you the perfect entrepreneur for Imperial College Business School to offer a scholarship for the Full-Time MBA?
  • How would you use the MBA to further your entrepreneurial ambitions?

Your answers can be submitted in the format of your choice (such as a written statement, PowerPoint presentation or video) either as part of your application if you are a new applicant for the 23 June 2017 deadline, or via email if you have already applied for the programme.

Shortlisted candidates may be invited to an additional interview before a final decision is made.

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is June 23, 2017.

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icon Business, Management

Open to students of developing countries

icon  INSEAD

icon 19 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, Up to €25,000

More about this scholarship

  • The INSEAD Deepak and Sunita Gupta Endowed Scholarship, 2017 aims to support outstanding candidates who have limited funds to pursue an MBA program. One or two significant awards will be granted in each class.
  • The scholarship is open to candidates from developing countries who can prove their financial need.
  • Applicants of INSEAD Deepak and Sunita Gupta Endowed Scholarship, 2017 need to submit essays on the following:
  • If candidates would like to be considered for the IAF Special Profile scholarships, they are required to describe an instance or aspect in their life to date that has made you stand out amongst their peers or that they consider exceptional in any way.
  • Candidates applying for INSEAD Deepak and Sunita Gupta Endowed Scholarship, 2017 must describe their financial circumstances and a cash flow forecast for the year in 350 words approximately.
  • All the required supporting documents must be submitted by the applicants.

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icon Business Administration

Open to EU nationals

icon  University of Barcelona

icon 30 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, 50% of the tuition fees

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The University of Barcelona is offering European Talent Scholarships, 2017 to students with excellent professional skills and profile required to become a leader with influence on business.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of European Talent Scholarships, 2017 must be nationals of one of the EU countries.
  • Candidates, to be eligible, must be admitted to EMBA program at the University.
  • Applicants of European Talent Scholarships, 2017 must possess a successful career in entrepreneur initiative, business, and innovative vision.

Documents required:

  • Motivation letter describing their reasons to apply, professional career and excellent achievements
  • A short essay in at most 500 words on “What are the main personal attributes and professional skills that a leader must have in order to become a successful top manager?”

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icon Business, Management

Open to students from MEA region

icon  INSEAD

icon 19 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, Up to 20 000 EUR

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INSEAD is offering INSEAD Class of MBA’65 Scholarship for the Middle East and Africa, 2017 on the occasion of their 50th class reunion to students who are in need of financial support.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants must be nationals of an MEA country showing they have spent notable time in MEA region.
  • Candidates applying for INSEAD Class of MBA’65 Scholarship for the Middle East and Africa, 2017 must have been admitted to the full-time MBA program.
  • Candidates must have applied for financial assistance and have filled the need-based application form and the essays.
  • Students of French West Africa (Mauritania, Senegal, Mali, French Guinea, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, Benin, Niger) Syria and Iraq are given more preference.
  • Financial need of the candidates will be taken into consideration for INSEAD Class of MBA’65 Scholarship for the Middle East and Africa, 2017.

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icon Mathematical Engineering

Open to African nationals

icon  INSEAD

icon 19 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, 50 000 EUR

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  • The INSEAD Business School is offering scholarships for African nationals to pursue MBA.
  • The applicants for INSEAD Africa Leadership Fund, 2017 should have outstanding personal and professional achievements.
  • The candidates should be committed to contributing to the diversity of the program.
  • The applicants are expected to have leadership skills and potential for growth.
  • The candidates applying for INSEAD Africa Leadership Fund, 2017 should have spent an ample part of their lives in Africa and received part of their education in Africa.
  • The applicants should also have financial need.
  • The candidates admitted to the MBA program or in the interview process are eligible.
  • The applicants should submit the Diversity Scholarship application to be considered for the scholarship.
  • The candidates should also submit an essay.
  • The recipients of INSEAD Africa Leadership Fund, 2017 get 50 000 EUR.

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icon Masters, MBA

icon Business Administration

Open to all nationals

icon  German Graduate School of Management and Law (GGS)

icon 31 Aug 2017

icon Partial Funding, 75% Scholarship towards GGS MBA degree

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German Graduate School of Management and Law is offering GGS 75% Scholarship, 2017 to students who wish to be entrepreneurs or those who already have started their own companies.

Eligibility criteria: 

  • Applicants of GGS 75% Scholarship, 2017 must have a work experience of 3 years after a first academic degree i.e bachelor’s or higher.
  • Students must have 210 ECTS credits and in exceptional cases 180 ECTS credits.
  • Candidates applying for GGS 75% Scholarship, 2017 should provide proof of English language proficiency of Level B2 or higher.
  • Students must have a current employment relationship, or be fully self-employed.

Documents required:

  • Application form
  • Letter of motivation in English
  • Passport photo
  • CV
  • Copy of university entrance qualification,  college diploma
  • Proof of self-employment or full-time employment
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • References

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icon Masters, MBA

icon Business Administration

Open to all nationals except those of Sweden

icon  Stockholm School of Economics

icon 29 Jun 2017

icon Only tuition fees, full tuition fee of SEK 465.000 + VAT for SSE MBA Executive

More about this scholarship

Stockholm School of Economics in co=operation with Dagens Industri, utbildning.se is offering SSE MBA Scholarship, 2017 to students who are able to serve as a good ambassador for Sweden.

Eligibility criteria:

  • The scholarship provides full tuition fee of SEK 465.000 and VAT for SSE MBA Executive program.
  • Applicants of SSE MBA Scholarship, 2017 should be creating new value through intrapreneurship or entrepreneurship.
  • Applicants are required to have at least a bachelor’s degree and 5 years of work experience.
  • Students must have a high level of English language proficiency.
  • Candidates applying for SSE MBA Scholarship, 2017 must be encouraging Swedish-based business in international market.

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Applications are invited for Solution Space Scholarships at UCT Graduate School of Business in South Africa. The scholarships are aimed at supporting mid-career professionals and entrepreneurs who have shown a commitment to local development.

The MTN Scholarships’ overarching mission is to build exceptional leadership capacity in Africa as well as creating over time a network of next generation TMT leaders across the continent.

The medium of instruction and examination at UCT is English. International applicants for whom English is a second language have to pass specific language tests.

Course Level: The scholarship only applies to the MBA or MPhil studies at the University of Cape Town’s, Graduate School of Business.

Study Subject: Scholarships are awarded in the Business Administration as well as Philosophy.

Scholarship Award: An MTN Scholarship is awarded for one or maximum of two years and covers the full cost of tuition and registration fees at UCT GSB, as set by the business school.

The Scholars can also apply for several types of funding on a discretionary basis. For example an economy-class travel allowance for Scholars traveling from their home country to the business school at the beginning and back home at the end of their degree programme, a stipend, or to attend additional conferences or workshops, or conduct fieldwork and pilots.

Number of Scholarships: Not Known

Scholarship can be taken in South Africa

Eligibility: To be considered for an MTN Scholarship:

  • Applicants must be a citizen of an African country and a Permanent Resident for at least 1 year.
  • Applicants should apply to pursue either the MBA or the MPhil in Inclusive Innovation programme at the UCT GSB. Applicants will only be able to take up the MTN Scholarship if successfully admitted to the UCT GSB programme.
  • Financial Need Criteria
    Financial Need must be illustrated as follows:
  • Full declaration of all details required must be recorded in the space provided on the Affidavit for the MTN Scholars Program at the University of Cape Town
  • Details of all property and assets of any nature must be declared on the Affidavit provided.
  • UCT reserves the right to request that applicants furnish evidence of answers/statements on the application form. If it is found that the provided information is false or untrue, the University further reserves the right to disqualify an application and/or to cancel and recover any scholarship funds that may have been paid out to an awardee.

Nationality: Students from African Countries (Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and  Zimbabwe) are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have their previous degree.

English Language Requirements: The medium of instruction and examination at UCT is English. International applicants for whom English is a second language are required to submit one of the following:

  • A recent score (obtained within 3 – 5 years before application for admission) of at least 570 (paper-based test) or 230 (computer-based test) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • A recent overall band score of 7.0 (with no individual element of the test scoring below 6.0) on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
  • Or, noting that this may only be written at certain designated venues within South Africa, a score of at least 65% on the university’s Placement Test in English for Educational Purposes (PTEEP).

Scholarships in Africa

How to Apply: It is not possible to apply for an MTN Scholarship without applying to the business school.

Applicants must first be eligible and apply for the academic programme at the UCT GSB (via the Admissions Office). For full details about the MBA programme or MPhil Inclusive Innovation programme, criteria and how to apply to the business school click here.

  • Applicants must submit the MTN Scholarship Application online form together with their UCT application number received from the UCT GSB Admissions Office. Required supporting documents include a CV and completed Affidavit.
  • Applicants are then notified if they are selected for an interview.
  • The final decision and award of the MTN Scholarship will be made by a Scholarship Selection panel, following which applicants will be informed by mid-December 2015. Applicants will only be able to take up the MTN Scholarship if successfully admitted to the UCT GSB programme.

It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure they submit all documents required so they can be considered for both admission and an MTN Scholarship.

Application Form

Application Deadline: Scholarship application deadline is October 31, 2017.

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icon Masters, MBA

icon Full time MBA

Open to all nationalities

icon  Nottingham Trent University

icon 19 Jun 2017

icon Partial Funding, half the tuition fee

More about this scholarship

  • The Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University is offering scholarships to International, UK, and EU students to pursue a masters degree at the University.
  • The applicants for Full-time MBA Dean’s Scholarship For Academic Excellence, 2017 should have an offer of a place to study EMBA at the Business school.
  • The candidates should not be sponsored by their employers, government , or any other funding body.
  • The applicants for Full-time MBA Dean’s Scholarship For Academic Excellence, 2017 can only apply once for the January 2017 Executive MBA scholarship scheme.
  • The candidates should submit a personal statement and discussion question answer.
  • The applicants should submit a scholarship application form and an essay of 1000 words for the questions.
  • The recipients of Full-time MBA Dean’s Scholarship For Academic Excellence, 2017 get half the tuition fees.

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icon Masters, MBA

icon Programs offered by the chosen university

Open to refugees from Syria

icon  Campus France

icon 15 Jun 2017

icon Full Funding, tuition fees + Living allowance

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EU ‘Madad’ Fund in partnership with UNHCR’s Albert Einstein German Academic Refugee Initiative (DAFI) is offering HOPES Scholarships, 2017 to refugees from Syria in Jordan.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Applicants of HOPES Scholarships, 2017 must be refugees from Syria.
  • The age of the applicants must be less than 32 years.
  • Candidates applying for HOPES Scholarships, 2017 should have a valid refugee permit issued by UNHCR.
  • Students must have completed a bachelor’s degree with a good average from a recognized university.
  • Candidates will be eligible if they have no other means of financial support to obtain the master’s degree.
  • Students must not be in receipt of any other scholarships.
  • Candidates who would like to study at GJU should have a tentative acceptance letter from the University.
  • Students who are already enrolled in the aster’s degree program at Jordanian universities can also apply.
  • Women are encouraged to apply.
  • MBA in German Jordanian University is not applicable for the scholarship.

Documents required:

  • A proof of registration in UNHCR or valid copy of UNHCR Asylum seeker certificate
  • Copies of certificates and transcripts of high school diploma, Bachelor degree
  • Original copy of the master’s degree acceptance letter (only to those who wish to study at GJU)
  • Registration at University and transcripts (if available)

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