The Nestlé Scholarship for Women opens for applications from women in Developing countries for the 2014-2014 IMD Nestle MBA Scholarship for women tenable at IMD, Switzerland.
The scholarship was first awarded in 1997 and was initiated by a group of IMD MBA participants who wanted to encourage women to take the MBA.
Worth of Awards
The scholarship is worth CFH 25,000

  • Applicants must have been accepted into the IMD MBA program prior to their application
  • Candidates are invited worldwide, but preference will be given to students from developing countries.
  • Women candidates who have already applied to the full-time IMD MBA program and who demonstrate financial need.
  • Employees of Nestlé and its subsidiaries are not eligible

How to Apply

  • Acceptance into the IMD MBA Program
  •  Submitting an essay discussing the issue: ‘Does diversity in management impact the bottom line? If so, how?’
    (maximum 750 words)
  •  Submit MBA Financial Aid Application Form
    (DOC, 48kB)
  • Scholarship essays, or questions, should be sent to [email protected]

Their scholarship applications are essay based, with winning essays typically including the following features:

  • Relevance to the essay title
  • Organization and structure
  • Fully developed arguments
  • Persuasiveness
  • Personal element and/or passion

IMD reserves the right not to award a scholarship if the criteria are not met to the satisfaction of the jury/sponsors.
Deadline: closing date is September 30, 2013.
Click here to Apply and for more Information.