The Skoll Scholarship for MBA at Oxford University
The Skoll Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for incoming MBA students at Said Business School, University of Oxford, who are looking for entrepreneurial solutions to pressing social and environmental challenges.
The scholarship covers full course fees for the MBA program, as well as partial living expenses of at least £ 14,985 additional.
The Skoll Scholarship provides funding to entrepreneurs who have created or who have worked in entrepreneurial initiatives with a social goal or who have pursued an impact career and who wish to improve their knowledge of market-oriented practices so that they can be more effective. in their subsequent attempts at social change.
In addition to financial support, the scholarship gives access to the community of Skoll researchers, a group of leaders who have a positive impact on the world through innovation and system change, as well as exclusive opportunities to meet world renowned entrepreneurs, opinion leaders and investors. .
The scholarship is awarded in recognition that the MBA can represent a significant financial burden, particularly for those who have chosen to work in the social impact / innovation space rather than in the purely commercial or public sectors.
About the Oxford MBA
The University of Oxford has a rich tradition of developing leaders. The MBA program builds on this heritage, providing you with a solid foundation in the fundamentals of business while developing a broader mindset and understanding of the role of business in society.