January 2017 Class:
Application Deadline:6th of June, 2016
Applications Open: 18th of July, 2016
Deadline: 3rd of August, 2016
August 2017 Class:
Applications Open: 24th of October, 2016
Deadline: 5th of November, 2016
Offered annually? Yes
Scholarship Name: INSEAD Alumni Fund (IAF) Women’s Scholarship(s)
Brief description: The INSEAD Alumni Fund (IAF) offers scholarship for Women from any country to study for MBA at INSEAD campus
Eligible Field of Study: Masters in Business Administration
About Scholarship: The INSEAD Alumni Fund (IAF), created in 1977, raises funds from alumni for INSEAD’s development. A significant portion is allocated to scholarships that will underwrite the breadth of diversity of INSEAD participants: country of origin, background, gender, etc. The IAF Women’s Scholarships support INSEAD’s commitment to bring outstanding women professionals to the MBA Programme and to increase representation of women in leadership positions in the business community. Some 10 to 15 awards are made per class and most are allocated at the time of admission based on merit.
Scholarship Offered Since: 1977
Scholarship Type: MBA Scholarships for women
Selection Criteria and Eligibility
INSEAD seeks bright, dynamic and motivated women who are making significant achievements in their professional and/or personal lives. Merit scholarships will be awarded to recognize these outstanding women. Their financial situation may also be taken into consideration.
Essay topic :
1).In approximately 350 words please answer the following questions: Women are still not equally represented in the business world. What can be done about this? What have you contributed to date to address this issue, and what do you expect to contribute in the future?
2).In approximately 150-200 words explain why a women’s scholarship at INSEAD would be important to you and outline any factors that you feel would distinguish you from other candidates.
3).What amount of award do you consider appropriate? Discuss. (approximately 150 words)
Number of Scholarships: 10 to 15 awards are made per class
Value of Scholarship: € 20,000
Duration of Scholarship: for the period of study
Eligible Countries: Any country
To be taken at (country): INSEAD
How to Apply
No essay required
To be considered for these scholarships please submit your application on line before the specified deadlines. Candidates will also be considered for the INSEAD Judith Connelly Delouvrier Scholarships.
Sponsors: The INSEAD Alumni Fund (IAF)