Description: INSEAD – The Business School for the World, in partnership with Sam Akiwumi’s classmates from 2007, Sam’s family and friends, and former colleagues have all contributed to offer the INSEAD Sam Akiwumi Endowed Scholarship program for Africans.
Eligible candidates for the INSEAD Sam Akiwumi Scholarship are targeted at participants from the whole of the African continent, with a preference for Ghanaians.
Interested candidates are invited to apply to the INSEAD MBA programme to qualify to apply for this award. INSEAD Scholarships are highly sought-after sources of financial assistance. They are limited in number with significant competition for each award.
Course Level: Graduate (MBA)
Fields of study: Masters in Business administration – MBA
Eligibility: Candidates admitted to the MBA programme from Africa qualify. Preference will be given to Ghanaians and to candidates who demonstrate financial need.
Eligible Countries: Citizens of African countries
Number of awards: Not specified by provider
Duration: For the whole duration of the program – the INSEAD MBA is a 10 to 12 months program
Scholarship Value: Up to €10,000 will be awarded per scholarship
How to Apply: To be considered for the INSEAD Sam Akiwumi Endowed Scholarship, you must complete the Need-based Scholarship application (found on the official website). You also need to complete and submit essays on the topic as described below. All INSEAD’s scholarship applications are on-line except where mentioned otherwise. For all its scholarships, the school requires applicants to provide accurate details of their financial situation.
Application Deadline: 19 Jun / 31 Jul 2017.
Award Provider: INSEAD