INSEAD Greendale Foundation Scholarship
Course Level:Graduate (Masters)
Country to Study in:France, Singapore
INSEAD, and the Greendale Foundation, have partnered to offer theINSEAD Greendale Foundation Scholarshipto disadvantaged Southern and East Africans who wish to pursue an MBA programme at the prestigious INSEAD Business School (the INSEAD MBA programme).
The Trustees of the Greendale Foundation wish to provide access to the INSEAD MBA programme to disadvantaged Southern and East Africans who are committed to developing international management expertise in Africa and who plan their careers in the Southern and East African regions.
Scholarship recipients must return to work in these African regions within 3 years of graduation; in the event this condition is not met, the recipients will be asked by INSEAD to refund their scholarship within the fourth year after completion of the MBA Programme.
Candidates must be nationals from Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa (disadvantaged backgrounds), Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia or Zimbabwe (from disadvantaged backgrounds)who have undergone the major part of their education in Southern or East Africa.
Preference will be given to those who have worked in the above-mentioned countries prior to INSEAD. The candidate’s financial situation will also be taken into consideration.
Citizens of Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe
INSEAD Graduate Business School — The Business School for the World
Fields of study
Maters of Business Administration, MBA
(towards developing international management expertise in Africa)
Number of awards
Not specified by provider
The scholarship is a onetime financial award to cover for tuition fee
The scholarship value of €35,000 is granted for each scholarship recipient
Method of Application
To be considered for the INSEAD Greendale Foundation Scholarship, complete the appropriate scholarship application (found on the official website). In addition, you are to complete and submit essays as described below.
No Essay Required For The Current Call.
It is important to carefully read through theScholarship application guideline, to see the currentINSEAD Greendale Foundation Scholarship page, and to visit the official website (link to it is below) for complete information on this scholarship application.
Submission of applications is for two classes – July class (starts in September) and December class (starts in January), and deadline dates for application are as below.
For July 2020 class, Round 1 applications OPEN 22 October 2017 and CLOSE5 November 2018; Round 2 applications OPEN 17 December 2018 and CLOSE4 January 2019.
For December 2020 Class, Round 1 application OPENS 25 March 2019 and CLOSE8 April 2019; Round 2 applications OPEN 20 May 2019 and CLOSE3 June 2018.
INSEAD is one of the world’s leading and largest graduate business schools. With campuses inEurope(France),Asia(Singapore) andMiddle East(Abu Dhabi), INSEAD’s business education and research spans three continents.
Application Deadline:3 June 2019
Open for International Students:Yes