We’re thrilled to announce our new MBA scholarship! MPOWER will be awarding up to $10,000 USD to support international students.
Scholarship Type: MBA
Application Deadline: January 15, 2023
Countries Eligible to Apply: International
Awards Number: It is up to three
Grand price: $10,000
Honorable Mentions (2): $2,000
How to Apply:
All eligible students must complete the application form and submit the essay, whether or not you are an MPOWER borrower.
How the winners will be selected:
Winners will be selected based solely on their essay submission. MPOWER will select winners based on:
- The quality of the applicant’s essay; the essay should demonstrate clarity of thought, compelling goals and vision, and superior communication skills in English;
- The extent to which there is a clear nexus between the applicant’s intended field of study and his/her goals and aspirations; and
- The applicant’s potential as a scientist, entrepreneur, leader, and/or change-maker who will make a positive impact.
When and how do the Recipients receive the Scholarship Funds?
Following MPOWER’s selection of winners, MPOWER will verify their eligibility. Follow verification, all winners will be sent a Release Form. Following MPOWER’s receipt of a winner’s executed Release Form, MPOWER will disburse the funds directly to the winner’s college/university, subject to the requirements of any applicable U.S. or Canadian laws. In the event that a winner cannot be verified, or fails or refuses to execute the Release Form, such person becomes ineligible for the scholarship, and MPOWER will select a replacement winner.
The MBA Scholarship (the “Scholarship”) is open only to students who meet the following requirements:
- Be admitted to, or enrolled in, a full-time MBA degree program at a U.S. or Canadian school that MPOWER supports.
- Be an international student permitted to legally study in the U.S. or Canada.
- Have a valid visa that permits study in the U.S., or Is protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
- Have a valid Canadian study permit
- Have a bachelor’s degree certificate with outstanding academic achievement.