MBA Scholarships

MBA Scholarships - Information guide on available MBA scholarships

MBA programs are expensive, but there are a plethora of scholarships available on the basis of merit, and other eligibility criterion. MBA scholarships are available through government organizations, schools or many other outlets. Navigating the application process for MBA scholarships can be a difficult and complicated one, but SearchMBA.com is here to help.

Below you will find information about many MBA scholarships available, as well as how to apply and who is a suitable candidate for the scholarship.


MBA Scholarships Offered by Business Schools

Bologna Business School Scholarships

Bologna Business School Scholarships

Bologna Business School offers numerous full and partials scholarships for participants of the MBA. All applicants are eligible to apply regardless of their nationality.

Scholarships are merit-based (both academic as well as professional merit) and cover tuition costs only.

Scholarship Value: From €10,000 to €27,000


The HEC MBA Scholarships

The HEC MBA Scholarships

There are a number of HEC MBA Scholarships, and they're highly competitive.

Once admitted into the HEC Full-Time MBA Program, candidates have the opportunity to apply

HEC scholarships vary: merit-based or based on specific criteria, e.g. the Forté Scholarship or the Merck Scholarship. We advise applicants to launch the application process as early as possible. An essay is required often.


The Henley Business School Scholarship

The Henley Business School Scholarship

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Henley Business School offers a limited number of scholarships for their MBA program. Students should have achieved excellence in their prior academic studies in subjects of relevance such as business or management.

Scholarship Value: Full-time MBA / EMBA Program: 2 scholarships will be awarded that offer winners a 50% reduction of the full fee over the year of the program


The HHL - Leipez School of Management Scholarship

The HHL - Leipez School of Management Scholarship

HHL - Leipez School of Management offers a number of MBA Scholarships for their Full-time MBA and their Global Executive MBA that are awarded to highly talented and outstanding candidates. The amount of any merit scholarship also depends on the candidate's financial circumstances.


IESE Global EMBA Scholarships

IESE Global EMBA Scholarships

IESE Business School, University of Navarra offer scholarships for their Global Executive MBA of up to 25% of the tuition fee to deserving candidates giving priority to three categories:

  •     Emerging Countries
  •     Entrepreneurs
  •     Women in Business

All IESE scholarships are awarded on merit.


Kingston Business School Scholarship

Kingston Business School Scholarship

Kingston Business School offers bursaries for students looking to enroll on The Kingston MBA

  • 8 MBA bursaries worth £4000 each for outstanding applicants.

International students: £3,300 for full-time international students and postgrads from India.

UK/EU students: up to £3,000 Annual Fund scholarships.



MIP Politecnico di Milano Scholarships

MIP Politecnico di Milano Scholarships

Every year, MIP awards financial assistance to International MBA candidates in the form of various types of scholarshipscontributions and competitions for their International Full-time MBA and the Part-time MBA programs.

MIP Scholarships are:

  • MIP for Women
  • Exceptional Merit 
  • Entrepreneurial project


The Lisbon MBA Scholarships

The Lisbon MBA Scholarships

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The Lisbon MBA business school offers partial scholarships that cover up to half of the tuition fee.

  • Merit-based scholarships for outstanding candidates with high GPA scores and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Entrepreneur scholarship for students who have started own businesses and work full time on it
  • Rising start scholarship for candidates with a strong professional background who are younger than 30

Scholarship value: up to €17,500


University of Southampton Scholarships

University of Southampton Scholarships

The Southampton Management School is pleasedto offer Scholarships for students from all countries. There are multiple scholarships available for students with high GPA scores and degrees for the following programmes:

Scholarship Value: £3,000 and £5,000

Last updated: 14 May 2014