Outside Scholarships

 

Specific Funding For

Women

Minority or Specific Group

International Students 

Veterans

Students Pursuing Work in Government

LGBT Students

Other Funding Sources

General Funding/Scholarship Resources

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Women

American Association of University Women (AAUW) offers a number of fellowships and grants, including fellowships for international women studying in the U.S and support for women of color. www.aauw.org/learn/fellows_directory/ 

 

The Morgan Stanley MBA Fellowship Program provides outstanding Women, Black, Hispanic, Native American and LGBT MBA students with financial support as well as a Summer Associate position between the first and second year of business school. www.morganstanley.com/about/careers/ischolarships_na.html

 


Minority or Specific Group

The Robert A. Toigo Foundation Fellowship offers funding to minority MBA candidates committed to careers in finance. Fellows receive financial support, career coaching, and access to a broad network of alumni. www.toigofoundation.org/Toigo-Fellowship

 

The National society of Hispanic MBA's (NSHMBA) awards scholarships ranging from $2,500 - $10,000 for Hispanic U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents. http://www.nshmba.org/?page=ScholarshipGuideline The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) provides scholarships to U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents with Hispanic heritage. http://hsf.net/innercontent.aspx?id=424#grads

 

The National Black MBA Association, Inc. (NBMBAA) awards scholarships of up to $15,000 to minority students who are citizens or residents of the United States. www.nbmbaa.org/Education/ScholarshipPrograms/GraduateScholarshipProgram/Default.aspx

 

J.P. Morgan Launching Leaders gives talented Black, Hispanic and Native American students across the U.S. the chance to fulfill their ambitions and carve out an outstanding career with one of the world's leading financial services firms. http://careers.jpmorgan.com/student/jpmorgan/careers/launchingleaders/overview

 

The Morgan Stanley MBA Fellowship Program provides outstanding Women, Black, Hispanic, Native American and LGBT MBA students with financial support as well as a Summer Associate position between the first and second year of business school. www.morganstanley.com/about/careers/ischolarships_na.html

 

The Goldman Sachs MBA Fellowship is designed to increase the level of interest in and awareness of careers in the financial services industry among Black, Hispanic and Native American 1st-Year business school students.. www.goldmansachs.com/careers/why-goldman-sachs/diversity/diversity-us.html

 

The Federation Executive Recruitment and Education Scholarship (FEREP) awards scholarships of $20,000 per year for up to two years to individuals who agree to work in a Jewish federation in North America for a minimum of two years following graduate school. www.jewishfederations.org/page.aspx?id=159399

 

NAFOA offers one MBA scholarship to Native American, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian students. www.nafoa.org/education_3.html 

 

The American Indian Graduate Center provides fellowships and other funding resources for Native American and Alaska Native students who demonstrate financial need. www.aigcs.org/ScholarshipsGraduate_Fellowships.aspx

 

The Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship  offers a number of scholarships to minority students pursuing a career in state and local government finance. http://www.gfoa.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=96&Itemid=107 The AICPA Minority Scholarship program provides awards to outstanding undergraduate and graduate minority students who plan to pursue the CPA licensure. www.aicpa.org/becomeacpa/scholarships/pages/default.aspx

 


International Students

The International Education Financial Aid Website provides grant and loan information for foreign students. www.iefa.org/

 

The Fulbright Program offers a number of grants and scholarships. The Fulbright Foreign Student Program  enables graduate students  from abroad to conduct research and study in the United States. http://fulbright.state.gov/

 

The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) offers over $500,000 in funding to Scandinavians to undertake study or research programs (usually at the graduate level) in the United States for up to one year. www.amscan.org/study_in_america_details.html

 

The Korean American Scholarship provides scholarships to Korean American students, encourages community and civic service as an integral part of leadership development, and nurtures the sense of pride and confidence in Korean cultural heritage and tradition. www.kasf.org

 

The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation offers graduate scholarships for Arab students through its Fellows Programme. The Programme aims at developing the knowledge capabilities of talented youth across the Arab World. www.mbrfoundation.ae/English/Knowledge/Pages/Fellows.aspx

 

The Eduarda Justo Foundation is a scholarship program to benefit academically talented, highly motivated MBA students from Spain with a preference for students from Almeria, Spain. www.fundacioneduardajusto.es/

 

Instituto Ling Scholarship Program offers partial scholarships for MBA students demonstrating leadership, entrepreneurial spirit, academic excellence and identification with the value of Ling Institute. www.institutoling.org.br/

 

The Fundacion Rafael Del Pino contributes to the formation of the Spanish leaders of the future. Priority is given to students in the fields of economics and business, law and economics, regulation and deregulation, economic and legal analysis of competition and markets, education and health. www.frdelpino.es/category/becas/becas-para-estudios-de-posgrado/

 

The NOVA Italian MBA Association aims to encourage Italian students to participate in leading international MBA programs, to motivate these students to return to Italy upon the completion of their degrees, and to create a network for communication and personal contacts with this Italian community. www.nova-mba.org/ 

 

 

Veterans

The Post-9/11 GI Bill provides financial support for education and housing to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. You must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill. http://gibill.va.gov/benefits/post_911_gibill/index.html


The Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB) is available for those who enlist in the U.S. Armed Forces. Under Chapter 30, Active Duty members enroll and pay $100 per month for 12 months; and are then entitled to receive a monthly education benefit once they have completed a minimum service obligation. Under Chapter 1606, a reservist must be actively drilling and have a 6-year obligation in the Selected Reserve to be eligible. http://gibill.va.gov/benefits/montgomery_gibill/index.html 

 

 

Students Pursuing Work in Government

The Daniel B. Goldberg and Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarships are available to full-time graduate students who are pursuing an advanced degree preparing for a career in state or local government finance. www.gfoa.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=96&Itemid=107

The Thomas R. Pickering Graduate Foreign Affairs Fellowship Program provides funding to students who enroll in two-year master's degree programs in public policy, international affairs, public administration, or academic fields such as business, economics, political science, sociology, or foreign languages, who represent all ethnic, racial and social backgrounds and who have an interest in pursuing a Foreign Service career in the U.S. Department of State. www.woodrow.org/higher-education-fellowships/foreign_affairs/pickering_grad/index.php
 

 

LGBT Students

Point Foundation provides financial support, mentoring, leadership training and hope to meritorious students who are marginalized due to sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. www.pointfoundation.org/page.aspx?pid=901

The Morgan Stanley MBA Fellowship Program provides outstanding Women, Black, Hispanic, Native American and LGBT MBA students with financial support as well as a Summer Associate position between the first and second year of business school. www.morganstanley.com/about/careers/ischolarships_na.html


Other Funding Sources

The Richard Metzler Scholarship is awarded to students currently matriculated in an MBA program and pursuing a career in management consulting. www.amcf.org

The Rising Farmworker MBA Fellowship Program is a scholarship initiative to promote higher education and the MBA degree among migrant students. www.risingfarmworkers.org/fellowships/