Skoll scholarship is a program for MBA students to pursue their degree at the University of Oxford in entrepreneurial solutions for urgent social and environmental challenges. Not only does the scholarship provide fund, but also it offers exclusive chances to meet with world-renowned entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and investors.
Nationality: not specified
Where: University of Oxford (Saïd Business School)
Type: MBA program
Scholarship award: full costs of tuition and college fees, plus living expenses of at least an additional £14,777
Number of awards: up to 5
In order to apply, you need to:
- Choose to work in the social impact/innovation space rather than the purely commercial or public sectors.
- Spend preferably at least 3 years either in starting and growing a social venture; leading a major expansion of an existing social venture or program within an organization; or pursuing positive change as an impact career professional.
- Show evidence of personal qualities strongly resonating with entrepreneurial leadership, and illustrate how these have influenced their career path thus far.
- Offer some evidence of their need for the Scholarship.
To apply and important dates: check out http://skollscholarship.org/how-to-apply/