Applications are invited for MBA scholarship available for students who demonstrate both merit and financial need. Scholarships are open to students from countries bordering South Africa (as well as Mauritius) and from South-East Asian countries (except for Korea and Japan). These scholarships are for pursuing MBA prgramme at INSEAD campuses. The application will open on 27th July 2015 and will close on 12th August 2015.
Brief Description: The Bischoff Family has established an endowed scholarship to support future participants from southern Africa and South-East Asia who demonstrate both merit and financial need. The family has a long-standing relationship with INSEAD and strong links to both of these regions: Sir Win Bischoff attended the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa and has worked extensively in South-East Asia; Christopher Bischoff (MBA ’00D) and his brother Charles were both born in Hong Kong and have worked in the region. Candidates from countries bordering South Africa (as well as Mauritius) and from South-East Asian countries (except for Korea and Japan) are eligible.
Eligibility: Candidates admitted to the INSEAD MBA Programme from these two regions who stand out in terms of previous academic achievement and who require financial assistance.
Award Includes: Scholarship has a value of €10,000.
Study Program: Scholarship is available for pursuing MBA prgramme.
Study Major: These are available to pursue Master In Business Administration Scholarship in streams available at INSEAD campuses.
Host Organization: INSEAD campuses
Number of Awards: Not Known
National/International Students: Candidates from countries bordering South Africa (as well as Mauritius) and from South-East Asian countries (except for Korea and Japan) are eligible.
Governing Body: The Bischoff Family
Application Procedure: To be considered for this scholarship, please complete the Need-based Scholarship application. Essay topic:
-Complete Need-based Scholarship application and essay question.
-In approximately 350 words provide a concise but accurate description of your financial circumstances as well as your budget for the year at INSEAD. How do you expect to finance your studies if you do not obtain a scholarship from INSEAD? Why INSEAD should consider you for a need-based scholarship? What amount do you consider appropriate? Please do not forget to submit a number of supporting documents as required.
-Only if you would like to be considered for the IAF Special Profile scholarships, please answer the following question in no more than 400 words: Briefly describe an instance or aspect in your life to date that has made you stand out amongst your peers or that you consider exceptional in one way or another.
Submission Deadline: The application will open on 27th July 2015 and will close on 12 August 2015.
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