Posts Tagged ‘Scholarship’

The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans [Application Essay Tips]

By - Jun 7, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Paul Soros was often overshadowed by his younger brother, financial wizard George Soros, but he was a millionaire in his own right. In contrast to George Soros’s success in the financial industry, Paul Soros made his mark on the world by innovating in the shipping...

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Knight-Hennessy Scholars at Stanford [Application Tips]

By - Jun 6, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Do you aim to improve the world? Would you like to earn your graduate degree at Stanford tuition free? Then you will be happy to hear about the new Knight-Hennessy Scholars program at Stanford, a program that will cover 100 Stanford graduate students’ tuition for...

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Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans: Funding, Community for Immigrants [Episode 206]

By - Jun 5, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

Let’s learn about the $90K fellowships awarded by The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans. Today’s guest, Dr. Craig Harwood, earned his BA in Music from Queens College and then a PhD in Music Theory from Yale University in 2002. Dr. Harwood went on...

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MBA Choices: Dream School vs. Scholarship School?

By - Mar 8, 06:16 AM   Comments [0]

Sweet agony. You have been accepted to both your cherished top-5 reach MBA programs and a strong but less competitive school that has offered you a great scholarship. How do you choose between them? Of course there’s no one right answer, because each person’s MBA priorities...

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MBA Scholarships: How do I Apply and What Should I Emphasize?

By - Nov 17, 11:31 AM   Comments [0]

While each school has its own unique scholarship offerings (merit only, merit and need, need only), they do so for a variety of reasons. Similar to admissions, a director will consider your academic indicators, your work experience, your extra-curricular activities, your goals and your community...

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MBA Scholarships: How Do I Apply and What Should I Emphasize?

By - Jul 10, 08:20 AM   Comments [0]

While each school has its own unique scholarship offerings (merit only, merit and need, need only), they do so for a variety of reasons. Similar to admissions, a director will consider your academic indicators, your work experience, your extra-curricular activities, your goals and your community...

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Show Me The Money

By - Mar 31, 09:35 AM   Comments [0]

On a day like today, I’m doing my happy dance. My MBA clients have been contacting me with good news from the schools to which they applied. Several of them have multiple offers with scholarships attached, which immediately present the question: Can they negotiate their...

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NYU Stern Offers New Scholarship

By - Nov 10, 14:05 PM   Comments [0]

NYU Stern received a $10 million gift that will go towards a scholarship fund for college seniors who wish to pursue their MBAs at Stern after they graduate. The scholarship is named for the donor, William R. Berkley, NYU alumnus and vice chairman of the...

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Apply Now for International ISB Scholarships for Non-Indians

By - Dec 31, 13:48 PM   Comments [0]

The Indian School of Business, one of the top-ranked international one-year business programs in the world, is giving away scholarships worth $300,000 for non-Indians. The deadline for scholarship applications is Tuesday, January 15, 2013. For more details email intladmission@isb.edu or call +9140 23187484. For more information on...

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Election Day Thoughts – Public Service and Fellowships

By - Nov 6, 13:16 PM   Comments [0]

I’ll admit that no matter how cynical I’m feeling about our political process by the time Election Day rolls around (so many negative ads!), I always get a buzz when I actually go to the polls and vote. There’s something about this moment of actual,...

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