Course(s) Offered: Business Administration
Course Level: Postgraduate (MBA)
Country to Study in: Netherlands
Financing your MBA can be a challenge. Rotterdam School of Management (RSM) at Erasmus University offers numerous scholarships to candidates that have been accepted onto the Full-time MBA programme in meeting their tuition expenses like the RSM MBA Diversity Scholarship, RSM MBA Dean's Assistance Award, RSM MBA Alumni Lifelong Learning Award, Prodigy Finance's MBA Loans, and several others.
At RSM the diversity of incoming students is highly valued. For RSM, diversity means a celebration of different perspectives and backgrounds that add to the dynamic in-class environment it is known for.
The RSM MBA Diversity Scholarships celebrate the wealth of backgrounds students at RSM bring into class. If you think that your profile or aspects thereof (such as your nationality, cultural background, gender, experience, upbringing etc.) will add to the RSM MBA diversity, then this is the scholarship for you.
Any MBA candidate who has submitted his/her online MBA application to the International Full-time MBA Programme commencing in January 2017 is eligible to apply to the RSM MBA Diversity Scholarship.
Award is open to high potential candidates who are in need of financial aid to enable them to pursue their MBA degree at RSM.
The Scholarship is merit-based and thus the RSM MBA Awards Committee will select the candidate based on your MBA application. For example, essays, CV, GMAT, business case (if applicable), admissions interview.
Furthermore, the Awards Committee will look at your profile or aspects thereof such as your nationality, cultural background, gender, experience, upbringing, sustainability etc.
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Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Fields of study
Full-time masters of business administration (MBA) Programme
Number of awards
One scholarship will be awarded for the 2017/18 session
Award covers the whole period of study. It is a one-time financial aid
The RSM MBA Diversity scholarship is awarded as a €10,000 tuition fee waiver
Method of Application
If you wish to be eligible for the MBA Diversity Scholarship, you will need to:-
- Submit your online MBA application to the International Full-time MBA Programme commencing in January 2017 by one of the MBA interview round deadlines as outlined below.
- Complete the RSM MBA Diversity Scholarship Application Agreement and email your signed Applicant Agreement to the RSM Financial Aid Office at email@example.com. Scholarship applications must be submitted at the same time when submitting the MBA application to the programme (applicable to the MBA interview round deadlines outlined below).
It is important to visit the official webpage (link to it is below) for complete information on how to apply for this scholarship
The application deadlines are for four application rounds, each ending at: Monday, 4 April 2016; Monday, 18 July 2016; Monday, 12 September 2016; AND Monday, 7 November 2016
The scholarship review process is in line with the MBA admissions process. The scholarship winner will be formally notified if he/she is a recipient of the Diversity Scholarship at the same time as being informed of his/her acceptance to the MBA Programme.
Financial aid from RSM include both general and country-specific scholarships. Candidates may apply for multiple scholarships (e.g. RSM MBA Diversity Scholarship, RSM MBA Dean's Assistance Award, RSM MBA Alumni Lifelong Learning Award, etc) but can only be awarded one and are offered discretionary by the RSM Scholarship Awards Committee.
Over the past 40 years, Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University (or RSM) has firmly established its reputation as one of Europe’s leading business schools. The university is the international business school of the Erasmus University Rotterdam located in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes taught mostly in English, including MBA, executive education, and PhD programmes.
Application Deadline: 7 November 2016
Open to International Applicants: Yes
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