INSEAD Dr. Samih Darwazah Endowed Scholarship


This endowed scholarship has been established by the Darwazah Foundation in honour of the late Dr. Samih Darwazah (1930 – 2015), Founder of Hikma Pharmaceuticals and a prominent leader in Jordanian politics and business.
A devoted philanthropist, Dr. Darwazah was a strong believer in education as a means to improving the quality of life of individuals but also of whole countries, societies and communities.
The scholarship will provide financial support to a deserving MBA student from Jordan or Palestine. It will help to attract the best talent to the INSEAD MBA programme while at the same time maintaining the exceptional diversity that is the hallmark of the school.


Applicants must be from the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan or Palestine. Priority will be given to candidates who grew up in one of these countries. Applicants are required to fill in the diversity scholarship application form and essay questions, and to justify their financial means. Only candidates who are admitted to the MBA programme or are in the interview process may apply.

Essay topic :

Please submit the essays under the INSEAD Diversity Scholarship Group.

Amount of Award:

15,000 EUR to 25,000 EUR depending on the financial circumstances of the candidate

Application Format:

To be considered for this scholarship, please complete the INSEAD Diversity Scholarship application.

Scholarship Application Deadline:

Please refer to the INSEAD Diversity Scholarship group deadlines.
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