CEU Executive MBA fellowship with support from Junge Industrie
In November 2019, CEU Executive MBA Program, with the support of Junge Industrie, established a highly competitive, merit-based Fellowship for an Entrepreneur with High Potential from Austria.
The winner of the Fellowship will receive 50 percent reduction of the full CEU Executive MBA tuition of EUR 25.000. The fellowship will be awarded to an entrepreneur, family business owner or SME manager working in Austria who demonstrates exceptionally high potential in challenging or disrupting established business models in their respective industry, who in their professional life defies existing barriers, constraints or glass ceilings, who is actively engaged in animating or otherwise actively enriching their professional community (which includes activities within the Junge Industrie).
Applicant should have at least 8 years of professional experience, including at least 3 years of documented leadership/managerial experience, an undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification and who apply for the August 2021 intake of the CEU Executive MBA program via the regular application form.
“Austrian industry is full of innovative businesspeople and companies. This scholarship unlocks an opportunity for a forward thinking and ambitious entrepreneur” points out Prof. Yusaf Akbar, Deputy Head of the Department of Economics and Business at CEU.
Applications will be reviewed and considered on a rolling basis. The Selection Committee reserves the right to choose awardees before the application deadline of June 6, 2021.
About Junge Industrie
Junge Industrie (JI) is the youth organization of the Federation of Austrian Industry and a platform for young entrepreneurs and managers under 40 years old in Austria. With one federal office and 8 regional offices approximately 1,000 members throughout the country are supported. JI offers its members a domestic and international network, information and experience exchange as well as further education and consulting services (www.jungeindustrie.at).
About CEU Executive MBA
Central European University’s Executive MBA distinguishes itself as the EMBA for the Open World – a rigorous, research-based mid-career managerial degree program that confidently integrates progressive Open-Society values into its curriculum, in view of their pivotal importance as success factors for entrepreneurs, managers and leaders in the post-industrial economy.
CEU Executive MBA is the program tailor-made for accomplished working managers willing to elevate their professional profile from operational expertise to strategic leadership. The program’s innovative structure allows participants to earn a US-accredited MBA degree in just nine convenient 4-to-9-day residencies, scheduled over 24 months.
For more information on the Fellowship, contact the Senior Program Manager Thomas Lammel (email@example.com)