Future Leaders
MBA Scholarship

We are delighted to offer a full scholarship for our part-time MBA program, valued at over $60,000 to inspire and nurture the leaders of tomorrow.

MBA Scholarship

Our MBA has a strong focus on developing the personal and interpersonal skills needed to lead in today’s hyper-connected, global environment – so that you can become your future anything.

The degree is designed for professionals with 3-5 years of relevant experience looking to take their career to the next level or change career direction.

The MBA scholarship covers full tuition fees for a maximum of four years of part-time study.

Selection Process

Round One

Entrants must complete an initial application and submit a statement of motivation.

Applications open
Monday 30 July 2018

Applications close
Monday 17 September 2018

Round Two

Shortlisted applications are required to complete the Gallup Clifton StrengthsFinder® assessment and attend a Sydney-based masterclass.

Finalist Masterclass
Thursday 11 October 2018

Reflective essays due
Sunday 14 October 2018

Round Three

Shortlisted applicants are required to attend a program eligibility interview.

Top 15 Interviews
Wednesday 24 and Friday 26 October 2018

Round Four

Finalists are required to attend media training, an interview with the judging panel, and a leadership lunch where the scholarship will be announced.

Top 5 Interviews
Thursday 8 November 2018

Media training and scholarship announcement
Friday 9 November 2018


The Future Leaders MBA Scholarship is open to all students who meet the eligibility criteria for admission to the part-time MBA. Applicants need not have applied for the degree prior to applying for the scholarship, however only those applicants deemed eligible for entry to the part-time MBA via the prevailing admissions processes are eligible to be awarded the scholarship.

The degree is currently not available to international students requiring a student visa. Current students enrolled in the University of Sydney MBA, University of Sydney employees and partners in the promotion of the scholarship are not eligible to apply.