CEU Executive MBA Fellowship with support from Workplace Pride Foundation for an LGBTIQ Manager or Entrepreneur

CEU Executive MBA International Fellowship with Support of Workplace Pride Foundation for an LGBTIQ Manager or Entrepreneur

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The winner of the Fellowship will receive up to 50 percent reduction of the full CEU Executive MBA tuition of EUR 25.000. The fellowship will be awarded to a manager or entrepreneur who has succeeded in defying barriers and prejudices facing LGBTIQ people and achieved high levels of professional recognition, and who applies for the August 2021 intake of the CEU Executive MBA program.

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.

"<<Tolerance>> is often viewed as the highest possible ambition for LGBTIQ inclusion. At CEU, we do not merely <<tolerate>> diversity, we cherish it as a foundation of innovative thinking in an Open Society. That is why, we are honored to fund this generous fellowship for a distinguished LGBTIQ manager or entrepreneur.” points out Prof. Yusaf Akbar, Faculty Co-Director of CEU Executive MBA.

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 Workplace Pride

Workplace Pride is a not-for-profit foundation dedicated to improving the lives of Lesbians, Gays, Bisexuals, Transgenders and Intersex (LGBTI) people in workplaces worldwide. We strive for a world of inclusive workplaces where LGBTI people can truly be themselves, are valued and, through their contributions, help to lead the way for others. More info: workplacepride.org.

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- & EU-accredited MBA degree in just nine convenient 4-to-9-day residencies, scheduled over 24 months.

The Selection Committee

The competitive fellowship will be awarded by the unanimous decision of the following selection committee: 

From Workplace Pride: 

  • Michiel Kolman - Co-Chair, Workplace Pride
  • David Pollard - Executive Director, Workplace Pride

and CEU Executive MBA Program Office.

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For more information on the Fellowship, contact the Senior Program Manager Thomas Lammel (lammelt@ceu.edu)