Skoll Scholarships for MBA Program at the University of Oxford

Skoll Scholarship will offer a fully funded award to incoming MBA students who wish to pursue entrepreneurial solutions for urgent social and environmental challenges at the University of oxford’s Saïd Business School. This award will include tuition fees and living expenses. Expires in 31 days!

Scholarship Description
The Skoll Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for incoming MBA students who pursue entrepreneurial solutions for urgent social and environmental challenges. The Scholarship provides funding and exclusive opportunities to meet with world-renowned entrepreneurs, thought-leaders and investors. Once selected, these students are known as Skoll Skollars. The Skoll Scholarship provides tuition for entrepreneurs who have set up or have been working in entrepreneurial ventures with a social purpose, and who wish to improve their knowledge of market-oriented practices so they can be more effective in their subsequent social change pursuits. The Scholarship is given in recognition that the MBA may represent a significant financial burden, particularly for those who have chosen to work in social ventures rather than the commercial or public sectors.

Scholarship Value
This award will provide college and course fees. Additional funds are provided as a contribution towards living expenses. The Skoll Scholarship covers full costs of Said Business School tuition and college fees. The Scholarship also covers partial living expenses based on need, up to an additional £8,000.

Level and Area of Studies
Skoll Scholarship will support MBA Program.

Place of Study
At the University of oxford’s Saïd Business School, UK

Eligibility and Criteria
The main requirement of this award is that the applicants must be accepted to the Oxford MBA programme, and meet the following criteria:

  • Have started or worked in a social venture for 3 years or longer
  • Demonstrate evidence of personal qualities strongly resonating with social
    entrepreneurship leadership
  • Demonstrate how a business education will help further your career goals
  • Demonstrate evidence of need for financial support

The detail information of the application requirements can be seen at the website link below.

Applicants’ Nationality
All nationalities are eligible to apply.

Application Instruction
Please apply this scholarship can be applied through the online application link below.

Submission Deadline
11 January 2019.

Website and Application Link