INSEAD L’Oreal Scholarship, 2017

Overview: L’Oreal is the worldwide leader in beauty products. L’Oreal funds one MBA scholarship per class at INSEAD with the explicit purpose of fostering: (1) CREATIVITY “You must have imagination, you must dream. You must have a feeling for words and images. You must be able to see that things communicate not just because it is written down but because an image itself can communicate
something, a symbol.” Lindsey Owen-Jones (MBA ’69), Cite de la Reussite, 14/02/2002. (2) DIVERSITY Our company culture fosters and values diversity. To a large extent, our strength is the diversity of our teams. People of all origins and cultures, different ages and levels of experience work together on a daily
basis. Interdisciplinary – and multicultural – teams interact every day, stimulating innovation and fostering personal growth. (3) ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT Initiative and commitment, enthusiasm and a willingness to challenge assumptions are part of the required entrepreneurial spirit.

Study Level: Masters

Area of Study: MBA

Scholarship Value: 20 000 Euros

Requirements: Candidates of any nationality, who demonstrate a capacity for creativity, innovation through diversity and entrepreneurial activity.
Preference will be given to candidates who provide proof of financial need.
Applicants short listed for an award will have a phone/Skype interview with the L’Oreal representative.

How to Apply: Apply Online and write a scholarship essay in no more than 550 words for all the questions that follow: 1. Give any relevant example of a particularly creative personal achievement. 2. Give an example in which you set yourself a very ambitious and even risky objective. 3. Provide a concise but accurate description of your financial circumstances. 4. Explain why you believe you should be considered for the L’Oreal Scholarship. What amount do you think appropriate?

Deadline: December 2017 Class: Round 1: 19 April 2016 and Round 2: 6 June 2016

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