The Pershing Square Scholarship program is offered by the University of Oxford in collaboration with the Pershing Square Foundation to international students interested in pursuing a degree program at the Institution.
Scholars will benefit from a variety of on-course opportunities, including attendance at prestigious conferences, termly events and scholar community activities, a spring ‘trek’ to New York hosted by the Pershing Square Foundation, and mentorship.
Application Deadline: 4 January 2023
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: All
To be taken at (country): UK
Number of Awardees: Up to Six
Value of Scholarship: Full course fees for both the Master’s degree and MBA programme, and a grant for living expenses of at least £16,062 per year for both years of study.
Duration of Scholarship: 2 years
Eligibility: Applicants must meet the following requirements to be considered for this scholarship program:
- International students have the ability to envision scalable and long-term solutions to these challenges.
- have applied to or are applying to Oxford University in the United Kingdom
- be fluent in English and have a good academic record
To be considered, applicants must submit a complete application for both courses as well as the scholarship essay in the ‘Funding’ section of the 1+1 MBA programme application by the deadline.
Please respond to the following question in no more than 500 words: What do your plans for changing the world tell us about you as a person?