INSEAD Nelson Mandela Scholarship, An MBA Scholarship for Africans

The applications for the INSEAD Nelson Mandela MBA Scholarship are annually accepted. Those are coming from a sub-Saharan African Country are invited to apply. The scholarship provides up to €20,000 to the selected applicants. To apply, the completed application form must be submitted by the deadline below.

Scholarship Description
To honour the life and work of President Nelson Mandela of South Africa, the INSEAD MBA Class of ’75 created the INSEAD Nelson Mandela Scholarships at their 30th Class Reunion to provide financial support for one or more African participants per year at INSEAD in perpetuity.

Award Value
The winner of this award may expect to receive up to €20,000.

Level and Area of Studies
Master of Business Administration.

Place of Study
At INSEAD in France or Singapore

Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible for the Nelson Mandela Endowed Scholarship, candidates must be a national of a sub-Saharan African country and have spent a substantial part of their lives and received part of their prior education in Africa. Preference will be given to candidates who require proven financial assistance.

Applicants’ Nationality
Candidates should be the citizens of one of sub-Saharan countries.

Application Instruction
Please see detail instruction of application procedure of this MBA scholarship at the application link below.

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

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

Website and Application Link