The Trustees of the Greendale Foundation wish to provide access to the INSEAD MBA programme to disadvantaged Southern and East Africans who are committed to developing international management expertise in Africa and who plan their careers in the Southern and East African regions.
Scholarship recipients must return to work in these African regions within 3 years of graduation; in the event, this condition is not met, the recipients will be asked by INSEAD to refund their scholarship within the fourth year after completion of the MBA Programme.
Worth of Award
€35,000
Eligibility

  • Candidates must be nationals from Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa (disadvantaged backgrounds), Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia or Zimbabwe (from disadvantaged backgrounds)who have undergone the major part of their education in Southern or East Africa.
  • Preference will be given to those who have worked there prior to INSEAD. The candidate’s financial situation will also be taken into consideration.

Essay topic

  1. In 350-400 words describe
  • (a) why you wish to undertake the INSEAD MBA
  • (b) how you envisage contributing to the future development of Southern or East Africa after graduation, and
  • (c) why you should be selected for this scholarship

2. In 150-200 words provide a concise but accurate description of your financial circumstances as well as a cash flow forecast for the year at INSEAD (details of income set against all expenditures).
Deadline
 July 2019 Class:
Round 2:
Applications Open: 15 January 2018
Deadline: 29 January 2018
Round 3:
Applications Open: 5 March 2018
Deadline: 19 March 2018

December 2019 Class:
Round 1:
Applications Open: 23 April 2018
Deadline: 7 May 2018
Round 2:
Applications Open: 11 June 2018
Deadline: 25 June 2018
Round 3:
Applications Open: 30 July 2018
Deadline: 13 August 2018
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