The International Institute For Management Development (IMD) invites applications from suitable qualified individuals who has interest in pursuing a MBA degree at the Institution.
Application Deadline: 30th September, 2017
Offered Annually? Yes
To be taken at(Country): Switzerland
Scholarship Value: CHF 30,000
Number of scholarships: Five(5) (one from each region)
Eligible regions: Africa / Middle East, Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, Western Europe / North America / Oceania
Selection Criteria: Applicants must have been accepted into the IMD MBA program prior to their application.
- Relevance to the essay title
- Organization and structure
- Fully developed arguments
- Personal element and/or passion
Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:
- be citizens of the above mentioned regions
- have already applied to the full-time IMD MBA program
- have completed their undergraduate program
- be able to demonstrate financial needs.
How To Apply: Interested applicants must Submit a 1,000-word essay on:
Identify one tangible social, business or cultural issue in your region or country which you consider a priority to address. Why would you choose this issue and what makes you care about it? How would you, as a business leader (not a 3rd party or government), personally address it and ensure your business action has a sustainable impact?
Please draw on your own experiences in your answer, rather than on general, broad statements. The committee is looking for essays that are personal, visionary and demonstrate leadership, which include a clearly articulated description of how the solution could be implemented. (See link below for easy template)
For questions about this scholarship and submission of Scholarship essays, send mail to:
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Award Provider: IMD MBA Alumni, Switzerland
Important Note: IMD reserves the right not to award a scholarship if the criteria are not met to the satisfaction of the jury / sponsors.