Tag Archives: financial aid

4 Research Tips for Veteran MBA Applicants

In honor of Veterans Day, we are re-posting a story with advice for veteran MBA applicants transitioning from the military to business school. Some veterans don’t immediately see the correlation between their skills and experiences …

Posted in Application Tips | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Stanford GSB Enacts New Financial Aid System

Following last winter’s scandal surrounding the financial aid award practices at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, the school has revamped its policies and will now base scholarships solely on economic needs. Uproar ensued when a …

Posted in School News | Tagged , , , , ,

Yale SOM Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

By some estimates, first-generation college students make up 30% of entering freshman classes. This sector of the population, being the first in their families to attend university, typically encounters significant financial constraints. In fact, economic …

Posted in General, School News | Tagged , , , , , , ,

HBS Receives $12M in Scholarship Aid for First-Generation Students

This week, Harvard Business School announced it has received a major gift from alumni Jeannie and Jonathan Lavine, who have pledged a total of $12.5 million to support student fellowships. This is the largest amount …

Posted in School News | Tagged , , , , , ,

New HBS Scholarship for Lower-Income Applicants

Beginning with the HBS MBA Class of 2020, Harvard Business School has announced it will award a new Forward Fellowship to support MBA students from lower-income backgrounds to ensure that students from all socioeconomic walks of …

Posted in School News | Tagged , , , , , ,

HBS to Offer Fee Waiver to Active Duty Military

Harvard Business School has announced that it will waive the $250 application fee for its MBA program for all active duty military applicants starting in June 2017. HBS students transitioning from active military service compose …

Posted in School News | Tagged , , , , , ,