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BOSS Emerging Leaders MBA Scholarship

Closing date: 21 Sep 2015

We have partnered with Financial Review BOSS Magazine to celebrate the emergence of the next generation of corporate and community leaders. In 2015, we will search for the best young business talent with a prize package that includes a $60,000 Emerging Leaders MBA scholarship for one student to complete their degree.

Find out more and apply for the scholarship.

Business Leader Postgraduate Scholarship (Master of Business Administration)

Closing date: 05 Jun 2015

This exciting scholarship program offers financial assistance for half of the required tuition fees for up to twenty incoming Masters students enrolled in one of the eligible Business School Degrees, which includes the Master of Business Administration (MBA). This scholarship is intended to promote academic excellence in coursework Masters programs within the University of Sydney Business School. The scholarships will be awarded to outstanding applicants based on their academic achievement, leadership capabilities, ambassadorial potential and motivation to succeed in business in a socially responsible way.

For successful MBA applicants, the scholarships will cover 50% of the tuition fees for up to 12 units of study within the MBA.

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UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship

Closing date: 10 May 2015

The UN Women National Committee Australia supports the work of UN Women by raising public awareness of gender and development issues. Through education women gain the knowledge to put in place policies, services and resources to fulfil the UN Women’s mission for gender equality and the empowerment of women.

To advance our shared commitment to women’s leadership and accelerating progress towards gender equality, the University of Sydney Business School and the National Committee for UN Women are pleased to offer the ‘UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship’.

Please review the Conditions of Award for the UN Women National Committee Australia MBA Scholarship (PDF)

The Anstice MBA Scholarship for Community Leadership

Closing date: 03 Jan 2015

Established from a generous donation from prominent alumnus, David Anstice, the scholarship is intended to promote academic excellence and support emerging leaders from the not-for-profit sector undertaking the MBA program. The scholarship will offer financial assistance to a total value of $30,000. Criteria used in selection include academic merit, career achievements and evidence of ongoing commitment to sector.

No separate application is required for this scholarship. Candidates are considered on their admission application for this award.

For information on the MBA program and how to apply for admission to this degree, please visit the Master of Business Administration website.

For more information on the Anstice MBA Scholarship please read the 'Conditions of Award' listed below:

University of Sydney Staff: Professional Leadership Development Scholarship (Master of Business Administration)

Closing date: 24 Oct 2014

The Scholarship is open to University of Sydney employees in Professional or Academic leadership roles who meet the selection criteria for the program.

Up to two scholarships are available and will cover full tuition fees for the standard duration of the Master of Business Administration program.

Applicants are required to complete the online application form, submit a one-page statement of motivation, a curriculum vitae and a copy of their academic transcript. In addition, applicants should submit a further one-page statement addressing the scholarship selection criteria. Scholarship selection criteria include leadership experience and potential, problem-solving acuity, ability to work in a diverse group and international orientation. This should be submitted via email in MS Word or PDF format, with the applicant's full name in the filename to

All applications will be assessed by a scholarship assessment committee appointed by the Provost. This committee will shortlist a maximum of three applicants who will then be required to attend an interview with the MBA selection committee to confirm their eligibility for the program.

Applications close Friday 24 October. Program interviews will take place from Thursday 13 November 2014 - Friday 21 November 2014. Those applicants deemed eligible will be invited to attend an interview by the Provost's appointed scholarship assessment committee which will be conducted from Monday 24 November 2014 - Thursday 4 December 2014. Applicants should ensure that they are available for interview during these periods.