Schwarzman Scholars

Who:
Schwarzman Scholars will be selected on the basis of not only their academic aptitude and intellectual ability, but also their leadership potential, entrepreneurial spirit, ability to anticipate and act on emerging trends and opportunities, exemplary character, and desire to understand other cultures, perspectives and positions.

Eligibility:
Applicants must be between 18 and 29 years of age and hold a bachelor's degree at the beginning of the academic year for which the scholarship is granted.

Where:
Schwarzman College at Tshinghua University in Beijing

Duration:
One year

Application Requirements:
Online application. Transcripts from every college or university attended. Four electronic letters of recommendation, including one institutional recommendation. Three-section essay (personal statement, leadership essay, current affairs essay). Current resume/CV. Video (strongly recommended, but not required).

Intent-to-Apply Deadline: July 25, 2017

Campus Deadline:
August 22, 2017

Final Deadline:
September 28, 2017

Interviews:
September 5-6, 2017

Notification:
Finalists will be notified in mid-October if they are to be invited to interviews. Interviews will take place in Bangkok (October 28th), London (November 2nd), and New York (November 7th), with candidates being invited to the geographically closest location.

Contact:
http://www.schwarzmanscholars.org
E-mail:  SchwarzmanScholars.USACanada@iie.org
Phone: (212) 314-8740