MBA Future Leader/ Entrepreneur Scholarships: Aston Business School

Award information

Aston Business School is offering a number of scholarships to self-funded future leaders and entrepreneurs joining the MBA programme full time at Aston Business School.

Funding details

The award is worth £10,000.

Funding eligibility

Academic: Applicants must have applied for a full time taught MBA place from Aston Business School.

Residency: Not specified

Restrictions: Students currently in receipt of sponsorship or other funding are not eligible.

Other: Candidates will be judged on academic merit (based on previous qualifications) and their ambition and potential to make a significant contribution to society and business after graduation.

How to apply

Once candidates have applied for the course, they should apply for a scholarship by submitting a cover letter to mbascholarships@aston.ac.uk including their full name and application number (this number will be included in their MBA application email acknowledgement). The cover letter should:

  • Be a maximum of 700 words
  • State why they have selected their programme of study, how they are going to apply the knowledge they learn in their career and
  • Demonstrate a potential to contribute to the learning experience of the programme and become a successful ambassador for the school while studying.

Applicants must be available for an interview (which may be via skype).

Application dates

The closing date for applications is 31 January 2017.

Key information

Funding value: 
£10,000
For students from: 
EU, Overseas, UK
Address: 

Aston Business School,
Aston University,
Aston Triangle,
Birmingham
B4 7ET

Awarding institution: 
Type of course: 
Postgraduate: taught
Funding type: 
Fees