MBA Scholarship Program

Thank you for your interest in the MBA Scholarship. Applications are now closed. Please continue to visit our website for updates and news about reapplying for next year’s scholarship program. Prospective candidates can also apply by submitting a regular application to attend the LAVCA Wharton Latin American Private Equity Executive Program.

About

Through the generosity of industry benefactors, LAVCA is proud to announce the 2017 MBA Scholarship Program, targeted to current MBA students looking to expand their knowledge of the private equity in Latin America. LAVCA is committed to the development of the Private Equity industry through programs of education and professional development. 

Scholarship winners will receive full tuition, room and board for the three and half days, and a certificate of completion (US$10,800 value). Airfare and transportation are not included.


Who is eligible?

Students currently enrolled in an MBA Program are invited to apply. Priority will be given to students that can demonstrate relevant work experience and/or internships in the private equity sector. Program will be conducted in English.

If you are not currently enrolled in an MBA program, please apply by submitting a regular application here.


How to apply?

To be considered for the scholarship, students must complete the dedicated scholarship application form.  Be sure to fill out all required fields. Incomplete applications will not be considered. 

Students interested in the scholarship program must submit their application by September 1, 2017. Please do not email or call to check on the status of your application.


Selection Process

A committee of LAVCA practitioner faculty will select winners based on a variety of criteria, including academic performance, personal background, professional experience, and a personal statement. Scholarship winners will be notified by September 1st, 2017.