2018 €20,000 INSEAD Nelson Mandela Endowed Scholarships for Sub-Saharan Africans

scholarshipnations.com -Applications are currently ongoing for the 2018 €20,000 INSEAD Nelson Mandela Endowed Scholarships for Sub-Saharan Africans. Interested students should see the details below.

INSEAD is a graduate business school with campuses in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. “INSEAD” is originally an acronym for the French “Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires” or European Institute of Business Administration.

Scholarship Details
Applications are invited for the INSEAD Nelson Mandela Endowed Scholarships which is provided to Africans who are willing to study for a degree program at INSEAD.

This scholarship program is created to provide financial support for one or more African participants per year at INSEAD.

Application Deadlines: 

July 2019 Class:
Round 1:
Applications Open: 23rd October 2017
Deadline: 6th November 2017
Round 2:
Applications Open: 15th January 2018
Deadline: 29th January 2018

December 2019 Class:
Round 1:
Applications Open: 23rd April 2018
Deadline: 7th May 2018
Round 2:
Applications Open: 11th June 2018
Deadline: 25th June 2018

Offered annually?: Yes

Eligible Countries: Sub-Saharan Africans

Host Country: INSEAD Business School (With campuses in France, Singapore and Abu Dhabi)

Course Level: MBA

Number Of Scholarships: Not Specified

Value Of Scholarship: Up to €20,000

Duration Of Scholarship: 10 to 12 months

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for this scholarship program, applicants must:

have aptitude for business and financial management
be Africans
have completed their bachelors degree program
have applied or applying to INSEAD
have spent a substantial part of their lives and received part of their prior education in Africa.

How To Apply: Click link here to apply

Essay topic

1).In 350-400 words state why you wish to undertake the INSEAD MBA and why you feel it is relevant to your particular educational needs. Furthermore, explain how you envisage contributing to the future development of your country after graduation and discuss why you should be selected as the Nelson Mandela scholar in your class.

2).In 200 words analyse what you consider to be the most significant issue relating to the society, politics, economics, or culture of your country or region today.

3).In 150-200 words provide a concise but accurate description of your financial circumstances as well as a cash flow forecast for the year at INSEAD.

Scholarship Webpage

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