Course(s) Offered: Business Administration
Course Level: Masters (MBA)
Provider: University of Edinburgh
Country to Study in: UK
Victor H Loewenstein, through the University of Edinburgh Business School, offers the Victor H. Loewenstein Scholarship to international students from outside the UK, who wish to study the full-time MBA progranmme at the university.
The Victor H. Loewenstein Scholarship is awarded to a student so as to enhance the international nature and profile of the Edinburgh MBA programme.
The scholarship grants will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the benefits to the student.
The scholarship is open to applicants who have an excellent academic record, who are applying for admission onto the 12 or 16 month Full-time MBA in September 2016.
It is available to applicants who are citizens and residents of any country except the United Kingdom.
Applicants should already have been offered a place on one of the programmes, and should have firmly accepted that offer or be intending to do so. If they have not yet paid their deposit, they will be required to pay within two weeks of being offered the scholarship.
Applicants who hold full sponsorships are not eligible for the scholarship.
If an applicant is successful in being awarded a scholarship, but subsequently declines their offer of admission on the MBA programme, the award of the scholarship will be withdrawn and awarded to another applicant. An award may be withdrawn if a student fails to meet the academic standards set by the University.
Applicants who are sponsored by their employer or are in receipt of a full scholarship are not eligible for these scholarships.
Citizens and residents of ANY country (EXCEPT the United Kingdom)
Business School, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland; United Kingdom
Fields of study
Full-time Masters of Business Administration (MBA) programme
Number of awards
One (1) award will be offered to the successful applicant
This will be a onetime financial award for your study program. Please note that the award may be withdrawn if a student fails to meet the academic standards set by the University.
Each scholarship will be worth £5,000, and the scholarships will be deducted from the tuition fees.
Method of Application
Candidates can only apply for a scholarship once they have received an offer (conditional or unconditional) to join the MBA programme and have either firmly accepted the offer or be intending to do so.
Eligible students who wish to be considered for this scholarship should submit a scholarship application form as soon as possible after receipt of an offer of a place on the MBA course of the University of Edinburgh Business School.
It is important to visit the official website (link to it is below) to access the online MBA Scholarship Application Form and also for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship.
The application deadline date for this scholarship award is Tuesday 31st of May 2016.
You will be notified of the result of your scholarship application within a month of the deadline. To secure a scholarship, the successful applicant must have paid their programme deposit within two weeks of being offered the scholarship.
Recipients of scholarships will be expected to participate occasionally as ambassadors for the MBA programme and the Business School during and after their programme.
Victor H. Loewenstein is an alumnus of the University of Edinburgh. During his student years he was involved with AIESEC and was shortly after graduation elected Secretary General of AIESEC International, in Geneva. Now, retired after close to a 40 year-career in Management Consulting, Mr Loewenstein is happy to offer this support to an MBA student.
The University of Edinburgh Business School is the business school of the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. The university has offered business education since 1918, and the MBA degree since 1980. The business school is closely tied to the University of Edinburgh, which received its royal charter in 1582.
Application Deadline: 31 May 2016
Open to International Applicants: Yes
More Scholarship Information and Application
Related: List of Edinburgh Global and non-Global Scholarships