Newstalk MBA Scholarship


Newstalk, in association with UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, is offering one exceptional candidate the chance of a lifetime. A scholarship for the full-time or executive (part-time) MBA programme starting in late August 2016.

The scholarship worth up to €34,500 can only be used towards tuition fees on the full-time or executive (part-time) MBA programme at UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School; it will be awarded to the best candidate who meets the selection criteria and standard MBA programme entry requirements.

Entrants to the scholarship competition must complete the online application form, where they will be asked to answer 3 GMAT questions correctly and submit a short essay outlining why they deserve to be awarded the 2016 Newstalk MBA Scholarship.

A panel of judges will evaluate submissions and entrants will then be invited to complete a full MBA application if they have not already done so.

Before commencing your application, please review the entry criteria and terms and conditions below.

Previous Newstalk MBA Scholarship winner, Peter Hynes, discusses the impact that winning the scholarship has had on his career and personal development, and offers advice to anyone considering applying to the Newstalk MBA Scholarship at UCD Smurfit School this year.

Closing date for applications is

Avril Donohue ~ MBA Alumni Relations, Communications & Events