The Nestlé Scholarship for Women is a Need-based Scholarship program for Women from developing countries, that helps them through the IMD MBA program.
The Scholarship for Women was first awarded in 1997 and was initiated by a group of IMD- Switzerland- MBA (Masters in Business Administration) participants who desired to encourage women to take the MBA courses.
For the 2020 Nestlé Scholarship, preference is given to women from developing countries including but not limited to African female Students.
CHF 25,000 in scholarship award will be given to the female scholarship winner(s).
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The successful applicant is awarded CHF 25,000 for the duration of the program
IMD reserves the right not to award a scholarship if the criteria are not met to the satisfaction of the jury/sponsors.
Applicants must have been accepted into the IMD MBA program prior to their application.
The scholarship applications are essay based, with winning essays typically including the following features:
Relevance to the essay title
Organization and structure
Fully developed arguments
Personal element and/or passion
Write and submit an essay discussing the issue (topic):
‘Many have argued that greater diversity in the Top Management team of an organization is good for profits and customers. What would you recommend as ways to achieve greater diversity?’
(maximum 750 words)