INSEAD L'Oréal Scholarship


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:

"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.

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.

Initiative and commitment, enthusiasm and a willingness to challenge assumptions are part of the required entrepreneurial spirit.


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. Donor will also look to identify positive social and/or environmental impact of the candidates.

Essay topic :

1).In 400 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. Explain why you believe you should be considered for the L'Oréal Scholarship. 4. Discuss how you may have demonstrated positive social and/or environmental impact.
2).Describe your goals post your INSEAD MBA (just include here information from your Admissions application). 400 words max

Amount of Award:


Application Format:

Submit your application online.

Scholarship Application Deadline:

Only on offer for Admissions Round 1 and 2 applicants.
Please refer to the Financial Aid Calendar

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