Scholarship Name: INSEAD Freddy Salem Scholarships
Financial assistance for students from a West Africa country (Nigeria, Ghana, Togo and Benin) to study for MBA programme at INSEAD in France and Singapore for 2013/2014
Eligible Field of Study
MBA and financial management related degree programmes
A successful entrepreneur since he graduated from INSEAD, Freddy Salem (MBA ’66) has run several private businesses in West Africa, Russia and the US. Keen to foster economic development in West Africa, Freddy Salem supports education initiatives that develop business talent for the region.
In awarding these scholarships, INSEAD shall particularly seek candidates from Nigeria, Ghana, Togo and Benin.
Scholarship Offered Since: Not Specified
Eligibility and Selection Criteria
Candidates for the INSEAD scholarships will need to demonstrate:
- academic achievement and promise
- aptitude for business and financial management, and
- a strong likelihood of spending the better part of their working careers in West Africa.
Essay topic :
The essays submitted for INSEAD Need-based Scholarships will be reviewed
- Candidates must be nationals from a West Africa country (preferably Nigeria, Ghana, Togo and Benin) and will have spent most of their lives and received most or part of their education in Africa.
- Preference will be given to candidates who require proven financial assistance.
Number of Scholarships: Not Available
Value of Scholarship
Up to €20,000 financial aid will be awarded
Duration of Scholarship
The scholarship is a onetime financial offer to pay for the recipients’ full time MBA programme
Eligible African Countries
Scholarship is open for postgraduate candidates from Nigeria, Ghana, Togo and Benin
To be taken at (country): INSEAD France and Singapore
13 February 2013 for July Class (starts in September 2013).
22 August 2013 for December Class (starts in January 2014).
Offered annually? Yes
How to Apply
To be considered for this scholarship, please refer to the INSEAD Need-based Scholarship pages and submit your application and background material accordingly.
Visit the Scholarship Webpage
Freddy Salem, a successful entrepreneur who graduated from INSEAD since 1966
All scholarship applications are online except where mentioned in the scholarship description. To submit an application, first follow the scholarship guide (link above) and get yourself registered