Deadline: 7 May/25 Jun 2018
Study in: France/Singapore
Course starts January 2019
To honour the life and work of President Nelson Mandela of South Africa, the INSEAD MBA Class of ’75 created the INSEAD Nelson Mandela Endowment Scholarships at their 30th Class Reunion to provide financial support for one or more African participants per year at INSEAD in perpetuity.
Field of study:
Masters in Business Administration (MBA)
The scholarships are for nationals of a sub-Saharan African Country
Up to €20,000
To be eligible for the Nelson Mandela Endowed Scholarship, candidates must be a national of a sub-Saharan African country and have spent a substantial part of their lives and received part of their prior education in Africa. Preference will be given to candidates who require proven financial assistance.
By way of their interests, activities and accomplishments candidates for this scholarship will need to demonstrate: (a) outstanding academic achievement and promise (b) aptitude for business and financial management (c) strong likelihood of spending the better part of their working careers in Africa and (d) a firm commitment to the goals of African development, understanding amongst peoples and public interest. In awarding scholarships, INSEAD shall particularly seek candidates from southern Africa.
Complete your application and submit the required essay by the deadline. There are 2 application deadlines for December 2019 intake – 7 May and 25 June 2018.Official Scholarship Website: https://sites.insead.edu/mba/schlmgmt/dsp_schl_info.cfm?schlcode=AFR02