MBA Leaders in Sustainability Scholarship 2022 is inviting credible applicants who are willing to partake in its ongoing 2022 Scholarship programme at the University of Kent.
The University of Kent is a leading academic institution located in Kent, Caanterbury, UK.
It was founded in 1965 and has maintained a semi-collegiate system.
97% of research emanating from Kent was judged to be of international quality in the Research Excellence Framework.
Its subsidiaries include the Kent Business School, University of Kent Students’ Union, Eliot College.
Its enrolment stands at about 22,265 and is a popular destination for overseas students in the world.
Successful candidates must demonstrate both depth and breadth of previous work experience along with academic excellence in leading sustainable and social business causes and inspiring colleagues to develop and succeed in becoming sustainable business leaders of the future.
Awardees, in recognition of this prestigious scholarship, would need to continue to champion the area of sustainability by undertaking the following activities whilst on the course:
1) Organise an event or project to promote the area of their scholarship in collaboration with the MBA Team.
2) Become a student ambassador supporting recruitment activities and initiatives for the MBA course.
Once graduated, scholars would join the network of alumni ambassadors in their home country to support key alumni events and recruitment activities.
Benefits of MBA Leaders in Sustainability Scholarship
25% off Tuition Fee
Requirements for MBA Leaders in Sustainability Scholarship Qualification
Open to all applicants who are in receipt of a formal offer to study onto the MBA for September 2022 Entry.
To be eligible candidates must:
- Hold a UK First Class degree (or international equivalent) and/or hold substantial managerial work experience
- Be self-funded
- Submit a minimum 500-word statement of motivation, detailing why they should be considered for this scholarship award which demonstrates their commitment to sustainable business practice, aspirational business leadership, and how this aligns with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
Awards will be considered by the Scholarship Awarding Panel at the end of January 2022 and also May 2022. Successful candidates will be notified within one week of the panel meeting.
The University reserves the right not to allocate the awards if the selection panel identifies no suitable candidates.
Only one KBS/University scholarship can be held by an applicant, whichever is the higher amount.
How to Apply
This scholarship can only be considered after you have submitted a formal application to study for the MBA at Kent Business School and have received a formal offer for September 2022 entry.
You can then apply for the scholarship via your Applicant Portal by submitting the required supporting statement of motivation.
For more details, visit University of Kent website.