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INSEAD Rémy and Verena Best Endowed Scholarship

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40000 EUR
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INSEAD brings together people, cultures and ideas to develop responsible leaders who transform business and society. As one of the world's leading and largest graduate business schools, INSEAD offers participants a truly global educational experience.


Scholarship type

Need based

Number of scholarships to award




Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


Rémy Best, Managing Partner of Pictet & Cie and INSEAD MBA’93D, established this scholarship together with his wife Verena to help strengthen the school’s core differentiator which is diversity. It will provide outstanding individuals with limited financial means the opportunity to study at a world-class business school and will support INSEAD’s aim at attracting the best talent to its MBA programme. The scholarship will underwrite INSEAD's commitment to bringing outstanding men and women professionals to the MBA programme, especially those who demonstrate the need for financial assistance.


Applicable programmes


The scholarship is worth €40,000.


  • One to two scholarship awards will be made in each class to meritorious candidates of any nationality and who have limited financial means. 


Scholarship requirements


Master in Business Administration (MBA)





Study experience required





Application deadline

Not specified

In approximately 300 words for all the questions that follow: (a) introduce yourself and include an account of your early years i.e. where you grew up and the primary and secondary schools you attended. How did you finance your secondary education? (b) briefly describe how you envisage contributing to the future development of your country/region after graduation and (c) Give the main reason why an INSEAD MBA is relevant to your future career development.

In approximately 300 words provide a concise but accurate description of your financial circumstances as well as your budget for the year at INSEAD. How do you expect to finance your studies if you do not obtain a scholarship from INSEAD? Why INSEAD should consider you for a Diversity scholarship? What amount do you consider appropriate? Please do not forget to submit a number of supporting documents as required.

Please refer to the Diversity Scholarships application and essay questions.


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