Robert Gordon Menzies MBA Scholarship at Harvard Business School


Harvard Business School | Harvard University
Funder: Menzies Foundation
Programme: Full-time MBA
Study in: Boston, USA
Number of Awards: 1 – 2
Next Deadline: currently closed

Scholarship Value: $60,000 per annum.

Eligibility:
Accepted full-time MBA program candidates who are:

  • Australian citizen, or have permanent resident status, and normally reside in Australia.
  • intend to return to Australia after completing your studies or to directly represent Australia overseas.
  • Have not commenced or previously undertaken a postgraduate degree course at a United States university.
  • Not have accepted another major scholarship (such as a Knox, Fulbright or Monash Award).
  • Honours graduate (or equivalent) of an Australian university or other recognised Australian tertiary institution.

Scholarship Criteria:
Candidates whose primary objective, after completing their studies at Harvard, is to make a significant contribution to Australia’s development, plus have qualities of intellect, leadership, and breadth of vision.

Application instructions:
Submission of a statement of purpose of no more than two A4 pages, including the following:

  • Relevant details of your background (including community and recreational interests and, if relevant, career-to-date)
  • Personal philosophy
  • Aspirations and future career plans
  • How you believe you can contribute to the future interests of Australia

Application Deadline:

→ 6 February 2015 (should reopen 1 November 2015)

Website: Robert Gordon Menzies MBA Scholarship at Harvard Business School
link to funder website: through ANU