Are you a passionate social entrepreneur looking to pursue postgraduate studies in the UK? The Gallifrey Foundation is offering a fantastic opportunity for students with a background in social entrepreneurship.
The scholarship is designed to support individuals who aim to make a positive impact on human and environmental well-being through their business ventures.
Overview of the Scholarship:
- Number of Scholarships: Varies
- Type of Scholarship: Merit-based
- Renewability: Yes, for the first year of study
- Application Deadline: August 22, 2023
- Applicability: Postgraduate courses at London Business School in the UK
Scholarship Amount Details:
The scholarship offers a total value of £2,000 for the first year of study. The amount will be paid in two installments via bank transfer, typically in February and May. To receive the payment, eligible students are required to open a UK bank account and submit their bank account information into the university’s portal.
To be eligible for the Gallifrey Foundation Scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Hold a bachelor’s degree or an equivalent qualification.
- Demonstrate proficiency in the English language through an IELTS score, unless the applicant has completed their undergraduate or postgraduate degree entirely in English or has lived and worked in an English-speaking country for at least two years after graduation.
To apply for the scholarship, aspiring students need to follow these steps:
- Submit two Letters of Recommendation (LORs). One should be from the current employer, and the other should be from someone who knows the applicant in a professional capacity.
- Write a 500-word essay addressing their post-MBA goals and how their prior experiences, along with the London Business School program, will contribute to achieving these goals.
- Optionally, applicants can write an additional 500-word essay if they wish to share any other relevant information with the Admissions Committee.
- Provide a one-page CV and explain any significant gaps in their employment history on a separate sheet.
- Submit official transcripts.
Application Deadline and Contact Information:
The deadline for submitting applications for the Gallifrey Foundation Scholarship is August 22, 2023. For any further inquiries or clarifications, applicants can reach out to the London Business School at [email protected].
This scholarship is a remarkable opportunity for aspiring social entrepreneurs to receive financial support while pursuing their postgraduate studies at one of the leading business schools in the UK.
So, if you have a passion for making a positive impact on society and the environment, don’t miss this chance to turn your dreams into reality with the Gallifrey Foundation Scholarship! To learn more about the scholarship and the application process, visit the official scholarship website at https://www.london.edu/masters-degrees/mba/fees-financing-and-scholarships.