16 August 2013

Foundation for African Leadership in Business(ALB) MBA Scholarship for African Citizens

Foundation for African Leadership in Business offers MBA merit and need based scholarship for African Citizens at ALB partner universities: Thunderbird School of Global
Management, Vanderbilt University or IE,Business School.

English language proficiency and completion of GMAT exam is required.

Deadline 30th Jan 2014

Study Subject(s):
The scholarship is awarded in
business administration at ALB partner universities in the USA.
Course Level: This scholarship is for pursuing Masters degree level at Thunderbird School of
Global Management, Vanderbilt University or IE Business School in USA.

Scholarship Provider: Foundation for African Leadership in Business (ALB) Scholarship can be taken at: USA-Partner Universities


To qualify for the ALB Fellowship Program, applicants should demonstrate the following through their application:

•A commitment to returning to their country after program completion

•Strong professional background, including 3 or more years of work experience

•Strong academic background including completion of a Bachelor degree or equivalent

•High competency in written and spoken English

•Acceptance to an MBA program

•Completion of the GMAT exam

•All other requirements for admission to the partner school program Eligibility for scholarships is merit and need based Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries : African citizens are eligible for this
MBA scholarship

How to Apply:

The mode of applying is online.
Candidates should take the following steps in order to apply:

-Register as an ALB candidate via the ALB Online Registration.

-Prepare for and take the GMAT exam. You should allow at least 6 – 8 weeks of daily study to properly prepare for the GMAT exam.

-Apply for and gain admission to an MBA program through one of our university partners.

-Complete the ALB Fellowship application. Please note that the application will not be available until  you have registered as an ALB

-The ALB online application will ask for a number of supplemental documents. Please have these items ready before you start your
application form:

Test scores from the GMAT exam.

Copy of Official Letter of Acceptance to an MBA

Program or proof of submission.
Official transcripts of all university level classes taken.
At a minimum, transcripts must show proof of a completed Bachelor’s degree.

A resume showing all professional experience since completion of a Bachelor’s degree.

Proof of citizenship of an African country.

The ALB Foundation requires all applicants to be African citizens. All applicants must provide a
copy of their birth certificate, passport or residency certificate. If this is not included the application will be ineligible.

Letter of Recommendation

Essay Responses

Scholarship Application Deadline: ALB scholarship application is due by January 30, 2014 (Thunderbird School of Global Management), November 15, 2013 (Vanderbilt University) and applications for IE Business School Scholarships are current closed

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