Distance Learning MBA Scholarships at Edinburgh Business School


Edinburgh Business School | Heriot-Watt University
Funder: Canon Collins Trust
Programme: Online MBA
Study in: Online
Number of Awards: up to 50
Next Deadline: currently expired

Scholarship Value: All course materials,  access to course websites, examination and graduation fees.

Eligibility:
Sub saharan Africa nationals who are:

  • Ordinarily resident in a sub-Saharan African country
  • Have a first degree from a recognised university or an a professional qualification such as ACCA
  • Be at least 25 years old and not older than 50 years old at the time of starting the programme
  • Have at least 2 years full-time work experience
  • Not previously have studied an Edinburgh Business School course
  • Not be in a position to pay for the course from your own resources
  • Not already have a master’s level business qualification
  • Not be studying towards another qualification
  • Have an operational internet connection
  • Not have previously applied for the scholarship more than twice

Scholarship Criteria:
The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of one or more of the following:

  • Demonstrated academic ability
  • Reasons for choosing to do this course at this university
  • Personal qualities of the applicant
  • Evidence of the candidate’s commitment to their country’s future
  • Financial need Applications
  • Clear plan for how the MBA will benefit the local community and country within which they reside
  • Academic merit and the benefits to the student
  • Increase international representation of the school

Application instructions:
An online scholarship application must be filled out (details HERE).

Application Deadline:
→ 25 June 2015

Website:  Distance Learning MBA Scholarships at Edinburgh Business School