Univerity of Oxford Saïd Business School is a world-class business school community, embedded in a world-class University, tackling world-scale problems.
The 2021 Executive Diploma Scholarships is for exceptional female candidates in each of the diploma courses offered by the University of Oxford.
The aim of this scholarship is to support female candidates of merit and to encourage an increase in women considering senior leadership roles.
Available Diploma Courses
In order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship, applicants must:
- Academic achievement (Assessed through CV, transcripts, scholarship statement)
- Professional achievement; in particular evidence of leadership, or leadership potential (Assessed through CV, scholarship statement)
- A desire to inspire/act as a role model (Assessed through scholarship statement)
- A readiness and enthusiasm to become a committed ambassador for the School, representing the School’s values, both whilst on the programme and beyond. (Assessed through scholarship statement)
Scholarship Duration and Reward
One scholarship worth £10,000 towards the course fees is available for an exceptional female candidate on each of our Diploma programmes.
Candidates’ suitability for these scholarships will be assessed via both the scholarship statement and the diploma application form.
The CV and transcripts submitted with the programme application may be used when assessing scholarship suitability, however, we recommend that any information you feel is important for scholarship assessment is highlighted within the scholarship statement.
Candidates are also encouraged to provide context where necessary; for example, if success has been achieved through individual determination, ambition or motivation.
Please note that the scholarship supporting statement is not used during the admissions process.
Method of Application
Upload a supporting statement (maximum of 500 words) in the Funding section of the Diploma programme application form, addressing how you meet the scholarship selection criteria.
Find the full information on how to apply including entry requirements, deadlines and details of the supporting material required.
Alternatively, start your application online now.