Women's Scholarship (MBA)

Level of study
Postgraduate taught masters
Subject area
Business
Nationality
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
University
Deadline for applying
None. Open all year.

Award Description

  • The female scholarship holder will be in financial need as determined by the University.
  • The scholarship holder will be an eligible Home/EU or Overseas student.
  • The scholarship will be allocated on the basis of intellectual ability, evidence of a personal and professional desire to advance women in business and evidence of personal hardship or marginalisation as determined by the selection committee.
  • There is one scholarship available, worth up to £10,000, to be used towards the Birmingham MBA tuition fee.

Value of Award

The Women's Scholarship is worth up to £10,000, to be used towards the Birmingham MBA tuition fee.

Eligibility Criteria

This scholarship applies to one-year, full-time MBA programmes only.

The female scholarship holder will be in financial need as determined by the University.

The scholarship holder will be an eligible Home/EU or Overseas student.

The scholarship will be allocated on the basis of intellectual ability, evidence of a personal and professional desire to advance women in business and evidence of personal hardship or marginalisation as determined by the selection committee.

How to Apply

Scholarships will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Assessment will be made based on a candidate’s MBA application, CV, and Personal Statement. Candidates must state which scholarship they wish to be considered for in their application/Personal Statement. The MBA Director may interview shortlisted candidates over the phone or by Skype. The scholarship will be allocated on the basis of intellectual ability, evidence of a personal and professional desire to advance women in business and evidence of personal hardship or marginalisation as determined by the selection committee.

A rolling assessment process will be in place throughout the application cycle, with the expectation that all scholarships will be allocated by April 2017.

Please contact Victoria Malin, MBA Recruitment and Admissions Officer, for more details (mbaadmissions@contacts.bham.ac.uk). 

Contact

Victoria Malin
mbaadmissions@contacts.bham.ac.uk

Website
http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/schools/business/mba/fees-and-funding/scholarships.aspx