The Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program pays for tuition and associated fees (approximately US $140,000) for citizens of African countries with financial need who wish to obtain an MBA at Stanford GSB. Stanford will award up to eight Stanford Africa MBA Fellowships annually.
Within two years of graduation from Stanford GSB, Stanford Africa MBA Fellows are required to return to Africa to work for at least two years in a professional role that contributes to the continent’s development.
The fellowship covers the tuition and associated fees (approximately US $140,000).
You must be a citizen of an African country. Dual citizens are eligible for the fellowship as long as you hold citizenship of an African nation. You must have also completed, or be in the final year of completing, your university studies. You must also return to work in Africa, within two years of Stanford MBA graduation, for a period of at least two years.
The application for the Stanford Africa MBA Fellowship Program for entrance in fall 2016 will be available on 15 April 2015. The deadline for applications is 15 June 2015.
Deadline: 15 Jun 2015 (Annual)
Study in: USA
Course starts Fall 2016
Visit the official website (link found below) to access the application form and for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.Official Scholarship Website: https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/programs/mba/financial-aid/types-aid/stanford-gsb-fellowships/stanford-africa-mba-fellowship