Deepak Gupta MBA’93J and his wife Sunita have generously created an endowed scholarship fund targeted at students from emerging markets.
Their intention is to help build human capacity and to create economic and social value in the most economically challenged regions of the world. Outstanding candidates with limited financial means will be granted scholarships and the fund will enable INSEAD to continue to attract diverse candidates onto the MBA Programme. One or two significant awards will be granted in each class.
Candidates from emerging/developing countries who can demonstrate proven financial need.
Essay topic :
1).The essays submitted for INSEAD Diversity Scholarships will be reviewed.
2).Only if you would like to be considered for the IAF Special Profile scholarships, please answer the following question in no more than 400 words: Briefly describe an instance or aspect in your life to date that has made you stand out amongst your peers or that you consider exceptional in one way or another.
3).In approximately 350 words provide a concise but accurate description of your financial circumstances as well as a cash flow forecast for the year e.g. details of income (such as your income, investment income, savings, property rentals,etc) set against details of expenditure (such as local outgoings, INSEAD fees, rent living expenses). How do you expect to finance your studies if you do not obtain a scholarship or financial aid from INSEAD? Why INSEAD should consider you for the Diversity scholarship? What amount do you consider appropriate?Please do not forget to submit a number of supporting documents as required.
Amount of Award:
Up to €25,000
To be considered for this scholarship please refer to the INSEAD Diversity Scholarship pages and submit your application and background material accordingly.
Scholarship Application Deadline:
December 17 Class:
Applications Open: 4 April 2016
Deadline: 19 April 2016
Applications Open: 23 May 2016
Deadline: 6 June 2016
Applications Open: 18 July 2016
Deadline: 3 August 2016
July 2018 Class:
Applications Open: 24 October 2016
Deadline: 7 November 2016
Applications Open: 16 January 2017
Deadline: 31 January 2017
Applications Open: 27 February 2017
Deadline: 13 March 2017
December 18 Class:
Applications Open: 24 April 2017
Deadline: 8 May 2017
Applications Open: 5 June 2017
Deadline: 19 June 2017
Applications Open: 17 July 2017
Deadline: 31 July 2017