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INSEAD Forté Fellowship

About Scholarship

The Forte's mission is to substantially increase the number of women business owners and leaders by increasing the flow of women into key educational gateways and business networks. This is achieved with both monetary and mentoring support. As part of its association with Forté INSEAD will fund and award several fellowships a year to outstanding women admitted to the INSEAD MBA programme. Fellows will join the Forté community and enjoy lifelong leadership development opportunities provided specifically for women. INSEAD Forté Fellows will become part of Forté Ambassador Scheme. Fellow ambassadors will serve as campus champions of Forté. They will assist the campus programme administration in communicating important information about Forté in addition to encouraging networking among Forté Fellows on campus. Fellow Ambassadors will assist Forté with grassroots promotion of activities and events. Forte Foundation


Candidates for the Forté Fellowship should exhibit exemplary leadership in one or more ways: academic leadership; team leadership; community leadership; creative leadership. In addition INSEAD will look for measurable academic and personal achievement as well as involvement in issues related to the advancement of women.

Amount of Award


Application Format

Complete the application for the INSEAD Women's scholarship group and answer the essay question specific to the INSEAD Forté Fellowship. (Admissions Rounds 1 and 2). Admissions Round 3: answer the essay question in the standalone Forte application.

Application Deadline

Please refer to the Financial Aid Calendar