Home >> Scholarships 2018 >>

Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship 2018 – Eligibility, Dates

Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship 2018

Applications are invited for Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship 2018 from Indian Students who need financial assistance in obtaining an MBA at Stanford. Fellowships are awarded to study Business administration.


The candidates who are interested in contributing to the country’s human and socio progress are entitled to submit the application for Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai MBA Fellowship 2018-19

 

Also See : Scholarships 2018

 

About the Fellowship

  • Reliance Industries Limited generously created the Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program to support Indian nationals living in India who need financial assistance in obtaining an MBA at Stanford.
  • The main objective of Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program is to give financial support to the Indian nationals in order to attain an MBA at Stanford.

 

Also See : Scholarships

 

Benefits Provided

  • Each year, Stanford may award up to five fellowships:
  • Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows, class of 2020, will receive financial support for approximately 80% of the cost of tuition and associated fees for each year of the two-year Stanford MBA Program.
  • Within two years of completing their Stanford MBA studies, Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows are required to return to India to work for an Indian organization. Fellows must live and work in India for at least two years by the time they are four years out of the Stanford MBA Program.
  • Upon their return to India, Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows are integral members of Stanford University, Stanford GSB, and Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows communities.

 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program is available for Indian Citizens. The candidates can enroll directly from an undergraduate or graduate program without full time work experience
  • If the applicant graduate at the time having a postgraduate, degree will be beneficial
  • To be eligible, the candidate should have an appropriate score in any of the exam like - JEE or CAT, GMAT & GRE, IELTS, PTE or TOEFL

 

Selection Process

  • Upto 50 finalists will be selected on the basis of merit, commitment to developing India and financial need; at last the Stanford may select up to 5 Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows from among the 50 finalists
  • The selection of 5 fellows will be done on the basis of intellectual vitality, demonstrated leadership potential and personal qualities and contributions
  • *If you are applying to the GSB for deferred enrollment, you must apply to the Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program in the year prior to your enrolment

 

Application

Stage 1: Complete the Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program Application

  • Up to 50 Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows finalists will be selected based on:
    • Merit
    • Commitment to developing India
    • Financial need

Stage 2: Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program Finalists Complete the Standard Application Process for the Stanford MBA Program

  • As part of the MBA admission process, Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program finalists must meet all Stanford GSB application requirements, including submission of GMAT or GRE and IELTS, PTE, or TOEFL if applicable.
  • Stanford may select up to five Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows each year from among the finalists based on our primary admission criteria:
  • Intellectual vitality
  • Demonstrated leadership potential
  • Personal qualities and contributions
  • First, register them on the official website, i.e. www.gsb.stanford.edu
  • Online application is available for Stanford Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship, where the candidate will have to fill personal and academic details. Fellowship Online Application - click here

 

Important Dates

  • Application Available Online: 23rd Apr to 29th May 2018
  • Application Submission Deadline: 29th May 2018 (05.00 pm Pacific time)
  • Program Finalists Notified: 21st June 2018
  • Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program finalists prepare and submit Stanford MBA application:
  • Reliance Dhirubhai Fellowship Program finalists prepare and submit Stanford MBA application: Round 1: TBD Round 2: TBD
  • Stanford releases admission decisions, including those for Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows: Round 1: TBD Round 2: TBD
  • Reliance Dhirubhai Fellows matriculate in Stanford MBA Program: September 2019

 

Stanford Graduate School of Business

Telephone No.: +1 (650) 723-2146, Stanford Graduate School of Business, 655 Knight Way Stanford, CA 94305-7298 (USA), Website www.gsb.stanford.edu