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Last Updated Sep 17, 2018 by

$90 Million Raised at Michigan Ross to Support Student Scholarships

In 2013, the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business identified student scholarships as one of its top fundraising priorities. Five years later, the Victors for Michigan capital campaign has raised more than $90 million to support initiatives that will increase the number of scholarships available to students. In the 2017-18... Read more »

Last Updated Jun 1, 2018 by

Georgetown McDonough Increases Veterans Graduate Program Scholarships

Starting in fall 2018, Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business will increase its funding for veterans enrolled in graduate programs as part of the Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program. The increase will provide students with $15,000 per year from Georgetown McDonough (up from $10,000 in previous years), resulting in... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 18, 2018 by

Stanford GSB Announces Financial Aid Update

Six weeks into a process to revamp financial aid protocol at Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB), the school has shared the most recent updates in an ongoing review and re-imagining of how financial aid is awarded. The decision to reassess the process, which we covered two weeks ago, came... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 5, 2018 by

Just Got into Stanford GSB? What You Need to Know About Financial Aid

If you are among the lucky applicants who got word last week that you’d been accepted to the MBA program at Stanford Graduate School of Business (GSB), a hearty congratulations! Surely you know that you’ve just gotten into THE most selective business school in the world. We hope you took a little... Read more »

Last Updated Apr 2, 2018 by

Financing Your MBA, Part 2

In the first of our multi-part series on financing your MBA, we took a look last week at the costs involved in attending a top-tier business school. Now, with a better handle on how much money you’ll need, let’s start looking at where that funding will come from. Students typically... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 26, 2018 by

Clear Admit and Prodigy Finance Host Webinar on Financing Your MBA Abroad

Recently, Clear Admit teamed up with community-funded loan provider Prodigy Finance for an informative webinar about financing an MBA for students who will be earning the degree outside their home country.  We were pleased have had a number of registrants who joined this webinar on March 14th and took part... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 26, 2018 by

Financing Your MBA, Part I

As more and more of you are receiving your admissions results from all your hard work during the MBA application process, we wanted to turn our attention to how you’ll manage financing your MBA. If you’ve got a spare couple hundred thousand dollars in your bank account, then you can probably skip this... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 14, 2018 by

“Game-Changing” Gift Promises to Make Darden More Global, Benefit Every Full-Time MBA Student

One major philanthropic gift unlocked a second matching gift, resulting in a new $30 million scholarship program at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business that promises to make it possible for every student in the full-time MBA program to take part in a Darden Worldwide Course at no incremental cost.... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 13, 2018 by

March Madness Begins: Consortium MBA Draft Takes Place Today

No, it has nothing to do with basketball. A draft of another sort will take place today, but for some MBA applicants it could be as big as getting signed with the Golden State Warriors. We’re talking about the annual draft for the Consortium for Graduate Study in Management. Each... Read more »

Last Updated Mar 5, 2018 by

The Skinny on Corporate MBA Fellowship Programs—Could One Be Right for You?

Prospective MBA students looking to join a program at a leading business school have a wealth of opportunities available to them in the form of corporate MBA fellowship programs. These highly competitive fellowships, often geared toward under-represented minorities, are offered by many major corporate recruiters hoping to secure top MBA talent... Read more »