The Skoll Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for incoming MBA students to Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, who pursue entrepreneurial solutions for urgent social and environmental challenges.
The Skoll Scholarship provides full funding plus a living stipend to complete an MBA at the University of Oxford's Saïd Business School for social entrepreneurs worldwide
You have identified opportunities and taken action in order to make a positive social impact
You have spent preferably at least 3 years driving change through entrepreneurial approaches.
You can demonstrate the outcomes and impact of your entrepreneurial action
Your impact addresses unjust systems and practices in your area of work
You are a force for positive change
You are single-minded and persistent, with a willingness to fail and start again
You have a bias toward action
You have a tendency to explore your environment for opportunities and resources
You have a willingness to take personal, and sometimes financial, risks
You develop networks and leverage members to pursue mutual goals You have apprenticed with the problem or experienced the problem you are trying to solve
You can demonstrate why business education is essential in helping to develop your work/impact at this stage
You are in a position where the cost of the program is a significant financial burden
You can demonstrate the need for the Scholarship (for example, due to previous work experiences or personal circumstances).
21 January, 2021
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