The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is accepting applications for 2015 MBA Fellowship in Education Leadership. All candidates for the Fellowship must have demonstrated exemplary teaching performance and must be nominated by local education leaders and colleagues. Fellowship will be available to pursue MBA program at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) and the University of Indianapolis. Fellows will receive $50,000 to cover tuition for the MBA program and other expenses. The nomination deadline at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) is October 31, 2014.
Study Subject(s): Fellowship is awarded in Business Administration and will provide specialized preparation in areas such as leadership, finance, human resources, organizational change—all focusing on education.
Course Level: Fellowship is available for pursuing MBA at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) and the University of Indianapolis.
Scholarship Provider: The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation
Scholarship can be taken at: USA
User Review( votes)
-Be nominated by a school or community leader who completes a Woodrow Wilson MBA Fellowship online nomination form.
– Receive an invitation to apply to the MBA in Education Leadership program following nomination.
– Be willing to participate in an in-person interview process.
– Be selected by the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship Team.
– Be willing to commit to serving as a principal or school leader for at least three years following program completion.
Scholarship Open for International Students: US and International students can apply for this MBA fellowship.
Scholarship Description: The Woodrow Wilson MBA Fellowship in Education Leadership recruits and prepares outstanding leaders for schools and districts in participating states. The goal: to address the United States’ twin educational achievement gaps—the one between the nation’s lowest performing and its best schools, as well as the one between the nation’s best schools and their top international competitors. The Fellowship seeks both to prepare leaders who can bring all American schools up to world-class levels of performance and to develop a new gold standard for preparing education leaders.
Number of award(s): Not Known
Duration of award(s): The program will require 13 to 15 months of full-time study, depending on the institution—two summers and an academic year.
What does it cover? Fellows will receive $50,000 to cover tuition for the MBA program and other expenses.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: MSOE will announce its decision by January 15, 2015 and the University of Indianapolis will notify by February 13.
How to Apply: Online applications may be submitted by the students. Fellows must be nominated by a local education leader/colleague before they are eligible to apply. Direct applications by candidates and self-nominations are not accepted.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The nomination deadline at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) is October 31, 2014.