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The International Institute For Management Development (IMD) invites applications from suitable qualified individuals who has interest in pursuing a MBA degree at the Institution
Eligible Regions: Africa / Middle East, Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, Western Europe / North America / Oceania
Award Provider: IMD MBA Alumni, Switzerland
Country To be taken: Switzerland
Scholarships Worth:Â CHF 30,000
Offered Annually? Yes
Number of Awardees:Â Five(5) (one from each region)
Applicants must have been accepted into the IMD MBA program prior to their application.
Scholarship applications are essay based, with winning essays typically including the following features:
Relevance to the essay title
Organization and structure
Fully developed arguments
Personal element and/or passion
Eligibility Criteria:Â To be eligible for this scholarship program:
Applicants must be citizens of the above mentioned regions
Applicants must have already applied to the full-time IMD MBA program
Applicants must have completed their undergraduate program
Applicants must be able to demonstrate financial needs.
Method of Application: 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:
Scholarship Application Deadline:Â
- 1st November 2017Â for January 2018 start
For More Information, visit The Official WebsiteÂ
Important Note: IMD reserves the right not to award a scholarship if the criteria are not met to the satisfaction of the jury / sponsors.