The Nestlé Scholarship for Women

Deadline: 30 September (for the following year’s program)
Open to: Women candidates (worldwide with preference given to developing countries) who have already applied to the full-time IMD MBA program and who demonstrate financial need
Scholarship: CHF 25,000

Description

The Nestlé Scholarship for Women was first awarded in 1997 and was initiated by a group of IMD MBA participants who wanted to encourage women to take the MBA.

Eligibility

  • Women candidates who have already applied to the full-time IMD MBA program and who demonstrate financial need;
  • Employees of Nestlé and its Employees of Nestlé and its subsiduaries are not eligible.

Criteria:

  • Acceptance into the IMD MBA Program;
  • Submitting an essay.

Scholarship

The amount of the scholarship is CHF 25,000. IMD MBA scholarship conditions:
Applicants must have been accepted into the IMD MBA program prior to their application. The 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.

Application Process

Submit your an essay discussing the issue: ‘Does diversity in management impact the bottom line? If so, how?’ (maximum 750 words)
Scholarship essays, or questions, should be sent to [email protected]

The deadline is 30 September (for the following year’s program)

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