Foster School of Business
The Foster School of Business is the business school associated with the University of Washington, Seattle. The school was founded in 1917 and is accredited through the Association of Advance Collegiate School of Business. The school is ranked respectably around the world as a leading business school. The Foster School of Business sees a yearly enrollment of over 2,500 students.
The MBA Scholarships
There are many MBA scholarship opportunities available for students studying at the Foster School of Business. Below are some of the following MBA scholarship opportunities available for students.
Merit-Based MBA Scholarships
Description: Merit based scholarships are available to all applicants entering a MBA program at the Foster School of Business. Merit is awarded based off of academic scores, GMAT scores, professional experience, community service, overall GPA, and admission interview. There are no additional applications needed for these MBA scholarships.
Scholarship Award: These awards range from $5000 to fully funded MBA scholarships depending on merit and contributions to community and other extracurricular activities.
Scholarship Duration: These scholarships are awarded for the first year. Applicants who maintain an outstanding academic performance will have their scholarships extended to the second year of the full time MBA program.
Need Based MBA Scholarships
Description: Need based scholarships are available to any applicant entering a MBA program at the Foster School of Business who is in need of financial assistance. Any applicant that is experiencing ongoing financial hardship will almost be guaranteed a small scholarship to help cover the expenses of the MBA program.
Scholarship Award: These MBA scholarships award a range from $5,000 to fully funded scholarships depending on the individual financial need.
Scholarship Duration: These scholarships are awarded for the full duration of the full time MBA scholarship.
- Applicants are required to show sufficient evidence of financial hardships.
American Business Women’s Scholarship Association
Description: These scholarships are intended for outstanding academic women in business professions. There are a large number of scholarships that fall into this category. These scholarships are awarded based off of merit and financial need. The intent of these scholarships is to help promote women in leadership positions in the business world.
Number of Scholarships: A minimum of three MBA scholarships are awarded to outstanding female applicants annually.
Scholarship Award: These MBA scholarships award a range of $5,000 to $10,000
Scholarship Duration: These MBA scholarships are awarded to outstanding female applicants for the full period of their MBA programs.
Fulbright Foreign Student Scholarship Program
Description: The Fulbright Foundation offers academic opportunities for foreign graduate applicants wishing to conduct their studies at the Foster School of Business. The intent of these scholarships is to promote diversity within the MBA programs offered at the business school.
Scholarship Award: This scholarship awards $5,000 to fully funded scholarships for qualified applicants. The amount will be determined based on the financial need.
Scholarship Duration: These scholarships are awarded for the first full academic year of study.
- The applicant must have a bachelor’s degree.