The AGSM Alumni Community Leader Scholarship is open to eligible candidates applying for either the AGSM MBA (Executive) or the AGSM MBAX program and will cover the full tuition fees for the program, including EAY residential costs.
The opportunity to access an executive course with the Centre for Social Impact (CSI) is also available to the recipient of this scholarship.
Selection Process and How to Apply
The AGSM Alumni Community Leader Scholarship is open to talented emerging leaders and managers currently working in the not-for-profit sector who can demonstrate a history of academic or work achievement and strong community connectivity in their scholarship application.
Candidates will need to apply for this scholarship via the UNSW scholarships portal and the finalist for this scholarship will need to be available to attend a formal Interview.
This scholarship is for candidates in the not-for-profit sector located in Australia. Applicants will be assessed on the following criteria:
- Academic merit
- Demonstrated commitment and evidence of long-term contribution to supporting disadvantaged individuals and/or communities
- Demonstrated management or leadership qualities
- Reasons for undertaking the proposed course of study
- Potential to contribute to the AGSM MBA program and the UNSW Business School community
Value and Funding
The scholarship covers all tuition fees costs, plus residential costs associated with the AGSM MBA (Executive) and MBAX programs.
The successful recipient will also the opportunity to undertake one postgraduate course in the Centre for Social Impact (CSI) during their program.
The successful applicant will be decided at the discretion of the Selection Committee.
Co-Funded by AGSM Alumni: Michelle Beveridge, Andrew Stops and Al McEwin and AGSM @ UNSW Business School.
This scholarship is open to all applicants who receive an offer of admission to the AGSM (Executive) or AGSM MBAX program. Applicants must be Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents.
Applicants must not be a recipient of any other funding, or any other form of financial support connected with study, from their organisation or another company.
Strong consideration will be given to applicants who are employed by a recognised not-for-profit community-based organisation, which provides services to disadvantaged individuals and/or communities.