Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview with the selection panel. Read our Executive MBA September 2020 profiles, MSc in Major Programme Management scholars. Our students often use external scholarships, grants, and student loans to partially or fully fund their course fees and/or living expenses. We offer a wide range of programmes, including full time, part time and short programmes designed to shape the leaders of the future. In order to be considered for the Pershing Square Scholarship you must apply to the 1+1 MBA by the January deadline for both your chosen Master's programme and the Oxford MBA. For over two thirds of Oxford scholarships, there’s no separate scholarship application process or extra supporting documentation required. The Forté Foundation Fellowship for Women provides £25,000 towards course fees. You will also be invited to a spring ‘trek’ to New York City hosted by the Pershing Square Foundation, where you can participate in meetings and workshops with leading innovators and change makers. Scholarship information is listed here by each individual programme of study. You can also contact the Executive MBA recruitment team for a discussion about your suitability for the programme. Please note that the scholarship supporting statement is not used during the admissions process. Saïd Business School is a proud member of the Forté Foundation, a non-profit consortium of major corporations and top business schools working together to launch women into fulfilling, significant careers through access to business education, opportunities, and a community of successful women. The Pershing Square Foundation’s gift of £4.5m will endow the scholarships in perpetuity.

Visit our Executive MBA programme page to find out more about the programme and its benefits, the admissions requirements, and how to apply. To find out about scholarships that do require an additional application or action, use the University's Fees, funding and scholarship search to find opportunities relevant to you and your course, and look at individual college websites. It is committed to supporting areas such as economic development, education, healthcare, justice and the arts. Established in 2014, the Pershing Square Foundation awards up to five full scholarships to support outstanding students on the 1+1 MBA, covering both the Master's degree and the MBA year. Scholarship opportunities are available from Saïd Business School, Oxford University, Oxford's colleges, and external sources.
Two types of scholarships are available for exceptional female candidates at each intake of the Executive MBA programme. Further details regarding eligibility can be found below.

As a Pershing Square Scholar, you will have opportunities for mentorship and networking with inspirational individuals and organisations that are part of the Pershing Square Foundation’s community. You must submit an essay in your application form of no more than 500 words addressing this question: How do you intend to change the world? One Forté Foundation Fellowship and two Oxford Executive MBA Scholarship for Women in association with the 30% Club are available, per each intake of the EMBA programme. As a Pershing Square scholar you will receive funding for both your Master's degree and MBA programme course fees. We are seeking donors interested in funding scholarships across all our programmes. If you have any questions about the Executive MBA programme, or your eligibility for applying for a scholarship, your regional Recruitment Manager will be happy to help. Some have fixed application deadlines and some require an additional action of candidates in order to be considered. You will have the opportunity to attend prestigious conferences and events throughout the year, including the Ditchley Conferences and the Skoll World Forum.