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Go Global MBA Scholarship 2022

Apply for our $7,000 scholarship and begin your MBA journey abroad

At, we believe that studying abroad helps shape the next generation of globally-minded leaders in business – and we want more of you to have that opportunity.

That’s why we’re offering one MBA scholarship of up to $7,000 to help cover your tuition fees and get you one step closer to the next stage of your career.

The scholarship will be awarded from the Fall 2022 semester onwards up to a value of $7,000, and is open to students from any country who will be studying an MBA degree abroad at a university or business school.

The application period ends on 25th April 2022 at 12:00 CEST.

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To apply for this scholarship:

  • You must have applied (or will apply) for an MBA program starting the Fall 2022 semester.
  • You should have no more than 5 years of relevant professional work experience.
  • You must meet the entry requirements for your chosen university or business school, including:
    • Holding a valid undergraduate (Bachelor's) degree
    • Meeting the language requirements for the program
  • You must hold or be eligible to apply for a relevant study visa (if applicable).
  • You must be studying abroad in a country:
    • where you do not hold citizenship
    • that you do not currently reside in (unless currently studying abroad)

You can also apply if you’re studying an MBA online. The MBA program can be studied via distance learning from an institute located in a country of which you are not a citizen or permanent resident.

Our ideal candidate

Are you the next globally-minded leader in business?

If you’re ready to take the next step in your career and study an MBA abroad, we already know that you want to work across borders and communities. Here’s what else we’re looking for in a candidate:

  • Globally-minded leader in business aiming for an international career
  • At the beginning of your career in business management
  • Self-starter with entrepreneurial spirit
  • Self-motivated and inspired to make your mark on industry
  • A strong interest in making the world more sustainable

Need more information about MBA programs? Check out our guide on studying an MBA program.

Key dates

Applications open:

7 July 2021

Applications close:

25 April 2022, 12:00 CEST

Finalists notified:

16-27 May 2022

Winner announced:

6-10 June 2022

Scholarship paid out:

Fall 2022 semester

Application requirements

Wondering how to apply for the Go Global MBA Scholarship?

To be considered, you must submit your completed application by 25th April 2022 at 12:00 CEST.

The application consists of:

  • Filling out a short form
  • Submitting an elevator pitch
  • Submitting a short essay (400-500 words) on the question: How will an MBA program help you grow as a globally-minded leader and achieve your career goals?

Please note, applications must be submitted in English. Applications in other languages will not be considered.

If selected as a finalist, you may be asked to provide:

  • Proof of acceptance into the university in the form of a copy of your acceptance letter
  • Proof of undergraduate qualification in the form of a copy of your transcript
  • Proof of identity in the form of a copy of your passport
  • Proof of professional work experience in the form of your CV/resume

Copies of documents must be color scans. Please have these documents on hand should you be selected as a finalist. You will have 7 days from the time you receive notification of finalist selection to supply us with this documentation.

If selected as the winner, you must:

  • Respond within 3 days of receiving the offer of scholarship to confirm acceptance

View the full terms & conditions here.

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FAQs about this scholarship

  • How many scholarships will be awarded?

There is only one scholarship per round available which will be awarded to one individual.

  • When will I find out if I have won the scholarship?

The scholarship finalists will be contacted between 16th and 27th May 2022, and the winner will be announced on our website and social media channels between 6th and 10th June 2022.

  • Can I edit my application after I submit it?

Yes, you will be able to log in as many times as you like using the email you originally submitted the application with up until the application close date – 25th April 2022 at 12:00 CEST. At this time, the application form will be closed and all submissions will be considered final.

Please note: Once you have submitted your essay, you will be unable to delete and re-upload revised versions through the Google Form. So please make sure to only submit your application once your essay is complete. If you submit the wrong essay or would like to make changes, please email us at from the email address associated with your application with the updated version of your essay.

  • What do I have to submit with my application?

In the initial application, all you need to do is fill in the form along with a short elevator pitch and an essay on the topic: How will an MBA program help you grow as a globally-minded leader and achieve your career goals?

If you are selected as a finalist, you will be asked to supply further documentation to further prove your eligibility.

  • What should I include in my application essay?

We want you to tell us what made you choose an MBA program, and particularly, how it will help you grow as a globally-minded leader. Tell us what's important to you, where you see your future, how studying an MBA program abroad will help you get there, as well as how it will help you grow and develop.

If you want to get more practical tips on how to improve your scholarship application and essay, have a look at our article on scholarship tips and advice.

  • I want to upload a new version of my essay. How do I do this?

Please email from the email address associated with your application with the updated version of your essay and we will make a note on your application.

  • Can I get reimbursed if I have already paid my tuition fees for the Fall 2022 semester?

Unfortunately, we’re unable to reimburse tuition fees that have already been paid. The scholarship fund can only be used towards upcoming tuition fees and is paid directly to your university.

  • Can this scholarship be used towards other expenses?

The scholarship fund can only be used towards your tuition fees. No living costs, accommodation rental, travel expenses and semester fees can be covered.

  • Can I email or post you my application?

No, all applications must be submitted via the official online form (link below). If you email or post us your application, we will not include it for consideration.

  • Is this scholarship for degrees taught in English only?

No, this scholarship is open to MBA degrees taught in any language. However, we require the application and essay to be submitted in English only. Applications and essays submitted in other languages will not be evaluated.

  • I have already started studying my MBA degree. Am I still eligible?

If you start your MBA degree studies before or after Fall 2022, unfortunately you are not eligible.

  • I am applying to study my degree online. Am I eligible for this scholarship?

Yes, this scholarship is eligible towards tuition fees for online degrees provided that degree is delivered by a higher education institute located in a country of which you are not a citizen of or permanent resident. For example; a French citizen or resident could study an online program provided by a Spanish school.

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Last update: 28 Sep 2021

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