Kenan–Flagler Business School
Kenan–Flagler is a business school associated with University of North, Carolina at Chapel Hill. The school is located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The school was established in 1919 and has since then been providing many prestigious undergraduate and graduate business degrees. All of the MBA programs provided at Kenan-Flagler Business School have consistently been ranked within the top 40 best MBA programs.
The MBA Scholarships
There are many MBA scholarship opportunities available at the Kenan-Flagler Business School.
Merit Based MBA Scholarships
Description: These scholarships are available for both residents of the United States as well as international students based on their individual financial need as well as their personal merit. In order to assess a person’s merit the school considers the following factors:
- Leadership qualities
- Academic performance
- Professional achievements
- Services rendered to their communities
- The ability to contribute to the diversity of the MBA program
Award: These scholarships award $5,000 to fully funded MBA scholarships. The amount awarded is determined by the individual’s financial needs as well as their merit.
Forte Foundation MBA Scholarships
Description: These scholarships are designed to attract qualified female applicants. The scholarships intend to help promote more women into business leadership positions.
Award: These scholarships usually come as fully funded MBA scholarships.
UNC Kenan-Flagler Scholarships
Description: These scholarships are amongst the most prestigious MBA scholarships available for all applicants participating in a MBA program.
Award: This MBA scholarship offers full tuition fee waivers as well as a $5,000 stipend.
Falls Prize Scholarships
Description: These MBA scholarships are awarded based off of merit.
Award: These scholarships provide a stipend in the amount of $25,000.
Scholarships for Europe and the Middle East
Description: This scholarship program was designed to promote the diversity of the MBA programs offered at Kenan-Flagler. These MBA scholarships are intended for residents of Europe or the Middle East who wish to come to the United States to study. The goal is to award 10 scholarships annually.
Award: These are fully funded MBA scholarships.
- Applicants must be residents in a European or Middle Eastern country.
- The applicant must show evidence of outstanding academics, high GMAT scores, leadership potential, and outstanding professional work experience.
Fulbright Commissions Scholarships
Description: These scholarships are intended for residents of the United Kingdom who are coming to the United States for school. These scholarships are possible because of an educational partnership between the two countries and sees funding from both countries governments.
Award: These scholarships award £25,000 for the first year of studies.
Kenan-Flagler Consortium Scholarships
Description: The Consortium for Graduate Studies in Management is a partnership between 17 of the world’s leading business institutes as well as over 80 business corporations that are dedicated to enhancing the diversity of the business world. These scholarships are put into place to help unrepresented minorities received funding for their educations.
Preference: Preference for these scholarships will be awarded to applicants of the following descents:
- Native American
- African American
- Hispanic American
Award: These scholarships are fully funded MBA scholarships and cover both years of the full time MBA program. A stipend is also provided for applicants based on their individual financial needs.