Cranfield School of Management and The Cranfield Trust are delighted to offer scholarships for candidates working for a European charitable, voluntary organisation involved in issues of poverty, disability or social exclusion. Read more Read less

Value: £36,000 (full tuition fees)

Number of awards: 1

Course: Executive MBA

The Cranfield Trust: In 1988 HRH The Princess Royal challenged Cranfield University to put its skills to use to support the voluntary sector and as a result the Cranfield Trust was created. The Cranfield Trust now offers free management and technical consultancy to other charities, using volunteers, many of whom are students or alumni of the University. For further information please visit The Cranfield Trust Website: www.cranfieldtrust.org

At a glance

  • Funding value£36,000 (full tuition fees)
  • Suitable for Applicants fromEU, UK
  • DeadlineOn going
  • Funding provider(s)The Cranfield Trust and Cranfield School of Management

What it covers

£36,000 (full tuition fees)

Who can apply

The scholarship is designed for Executive MBA candidates working for a European charitable, voluntary organisation involved in issues of poverty, disability or social exclusion.

Applicable Courses

Further information

The selection criteria for the scholarship will be based on the following:

  • the strength of the application and the accompanying essay

  • the candidate's potential to become a leader within the voluntary sector as a result of the 'Cranfield Experience'

  • the candidate's likely contribution to the voluntary sector in the future

It is anticipated that successful candidates will also contribute to the work of The Cranfield Trust* during the course and in the future.

Once offered a place on the MBA course, short-listed candidates will be invited for a second panel interview with the Executive MBA Course Director and a representative from The Cranfield Trust*. These interviews are likely to take place in mid-December.

How to apply

To be considered for one of these scholarships please submit an application for admission for the MBA programme.

Additional requirements: In addition to the MBA application form, you should submit a short essay of no more than 500 words on "Why I should undertake the Cranfield MBA and how I think this will increase my contribution to the voluntary sector".

Essay submission to studymba@cranfield.ac.uk