Skoll MBA Scholarships at Said Business School

Published Date: August 27, 2019

Scholarship details

  • Area of study

    Business and Management
  • Country of the Scholarship

    United Kingdom
  • Scholarship Valid Until (Year)

    2020
  • Type of scholarship

    Master's scholarship
  • Scholarship amount given

    > 12000
  • Type of scholarship administrator

    University
  • Mode of scholarship (Online/Offline)

    All
  • Applier's country

    All
  • Expenses covered

    All
  • Scholarship Contact Details

    Contact Us At skollscholarship@sbs.ox.ac.uk and We’ll Do Our Best To Help.

Incoming MBA Students who seek to find entrepreneurial solutions to urgent social and environmental challenges can benefit from the highly competitive Skoll MBA Scholarship. The scholarship will be providing funding to successful applicants as well as a rare opportunity to meet with world-renowned entrepreneurs, investors, and thought-leaders.

Host Institution(s)

Said Business School at the University of Oxford, UK

Field of study

Full-time Masters in Business Administration (MBA)

No. of awards

Up to four scholarships will be given each year

Target group
The scholarship is available to home and international students

Scholarship value/inclusions

The scholarship will cover the total costs of tuition and college fees for the MBA program plus partial living expenses depending on need, this will be up to an additional £14,777.

Eligibility

  1. Entrepreneurial action:

-Applicants must have identified opportunities and taken action to make a positive social impact

– Applicants must have spent preferably a minimum of three years driving change via entrepreneurial approaches

  1. Personal qualities of a social entrepreneur:

– Applicants must be a force for positive change

– They must be single-minded and persistent with a willingness to restart after failing

– They must be willing to take personal or even financial risk

– They must have the tendency to explore the environment for opportunities and resources

  1. Financial need:

– Applicants must be in a position where the cost of the program is a significant financial burden

– They must demonstrate a need for the scholarship

Application instructions

To apply for the scholarship, applicants must connect with Skoll Center to register interest in the scholarship.

It is necessary that interested applicants visit the official scholarship website for detailed information and to apply for this scholarship