Oxford Pershing Square Graduate Scholarships in UK, 2014-2015

Oxford Pershing Square Graduate Scholarships in UK, 2014-2015

The Pershing Square Foundation is offering up to five scholarships per year, which support extraordinary individuals in developing and realising their potential as future global leaders by fully funding the MBA component of the Oxford 1+1 programme. The scholarships will provide fully funding tuition, college fees and living expenses for the MBA year of their Oxford 1+1 programme. Pershing Square Scholars are also eligible to apply for further funding to cover the Master’s degree undertaken in the first year of the programme.

  • Scholarships are provided to learn any of the courses.
  • Scholarships are available for pursuing master (MBA and MSc) degree level.
  • The Pershing Square Foundation is providing these scholarships.
  • The Oxford Pershing Square Graduate Scholarship supports up to five extraordinary students per year who are committed to tackling social issues in realising their potential as future global leaders by fully funding tuition, college fees and living expenses for the MBA year of their Oxford 1+1 programme. Saïd Business School’s 1+1 programme is a unique, two-year experience that combines the depth of a specialised, one-year Master’s – in subject areas such as environmental management, education, social policy, and African studies – with the breadth of a top-ranking, one-year MBA.
  • Five scholarships are offered per year.
  • Scholarship is offered for the MBA year of their Oxford 1+1 programme.
  • The scholarships will provide fully funding tuition, college fees and living expenses for the MBA year of their Oxford 1+1 programme. Pershing Square Scholars are also eligible to apply for further funding to cover the Master’s degree undertaken in the first year of the programme.
  • The mode of applying is Online

Eligibility:No residency restrictions
-Candidates must apply to and be accepted by the MBA programme, as well as the partnering MSc programme of their choice
Applicant criteria:
-Combination of academic and leadership potential.
-Strong personal character.
-Experience, aptitude and intention of pursuing a career that addresses global challenges.
-Articulated vision on how the Oxford 1+1 MBA will allow you to fulfil this intention.                           

International students can apply for these scholarships.

Admissions for the 2015-2017 cohort open 1 August 2014. To be considered for the Pershing Square Scholarship, both MBA and MSc applications must be submitted by the January 2015 departmental deadlines.
MBA applications deadlines for the 1+1 programme are:
Stage 1 – 15 September 2014
-Stage 2 – 31 October 2015
-Stage 3 – 9 January 2015

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application