Kaplan Business School - Primary Healthcare Leadership Scholarship - 2020

 

Kaplan Business School is offering a limited number of Primary Healthcare Leadership Scholarships to selected students who can display a recent record of employment in the area of Primary Healthcare and Health Services Management.

 

Program Overview

The current COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the global need for health workers more than ever before. Kaplan Business School, a leader in the delivery of the MBA Program in Australia, recognises the significant contribution made by health workers during this time. To encourage health workers to augment their skills to cope with the healthcare leadership required during an unparalleled time, Kaplan Business School is offering the Primary Healthcare Leadership Scholarship. 

 

A Master of Business Administration (MBA) is widely regarded as the preferred qualification for professionals wanting to pursue a career in strategic management. Kaplan Business School’s MBA will provide you with valuable practical skills that will allow you to excel in a dynamic and ever-changing professional environment and to become a successful leader. Benefit from a Master of Business Administration with a specialisation in Health Services Management.

 

Applications for the 2020 Kaplan Business School Primary Healthcare Leadership Scholarship are offered for Trimester 3, 2020 (November intake) and for Trimester 1, 2021 (March intake) close on the specified trimester application date.

 


Upon completion of the degree, graduates are able to:

  • Apply knowledge related to fundamental business processes to make effective and well-reasoned business decisions in a global context;
  • Implement strategic thinking to address business issues and opportunities in dynamic environments;
  • Demonstrate the leadership necessary to accomplish business goals and maximise organisational performance;
  • Evaluate the ethical and social implications of business decisions from an international perspective.
  • The Health Services Management specialisation focuses on healthcare systems, comprehensive healthcare strategies and healthcare management.

 

Trimester Dates

The Kaplan Business School MBA duration is 2 years, full time (6 trimesters) or part time equivalent. Please note that applications for the 2020 Kaplan Business School Primary Healthcare Leadership Scholarship are accepted for Trimester 3, 2020 (November intake) and for Trimester 1, 2021 (March intake).

Successful applicants of this scholarship round have to enrol in either Trimester 3 2020 or Trimester 1 2021.

Click here to view other key course dates, including application closing dates, as they become available.


Study Mode

Successful applicants may complete their studies onshore or offshore, either on campus or via online delivery, where available. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, students who are offshore or interstate can commence their studies online. This study option may be subject to change. 

 

Scholarship Inclusions

 

Scholarships are available to domestic and international students. For Australian students each scholarship place is valued at $20,400 and covers the enrolment fee (normally $285) and 50% of the entire tuition fee for the MBA course. For international students each scholarship place is valued at $22,800 and covers the enrolment fee (normally $285) and 50% of the entire tuition fee for the MBA course. The value of the scholarship is different due to the cost of the MBA course for domestic and international students.

 

Successful applicants will be required to cover the remaining subject/course fees including administration, deferral and assessment re-submission fees, study materials, textbooks and stationery.



Key Scholarship Dates

Applications close for Trimester 3, 2020

Friday 16 October 2020 (offshore), Friday 20 November (onshore)

Trimester 3, 2020 Orientation Thursday 5 November 2020
Applications close for Trimester 1, 2021 Friday 19 February 2021 (offshore), Friday 26 March 2021 (onshore)
Trimester 1, 2021 Orientation Thursday 11 March 2021

Please reserve important dates in your calendar.



Who Should Apply

Students who are enrolling in the MBA with a specialisation in Health Services Management or a double specialisation where one of the specialisations is Health Services Management or non-award single subject study in Health Services Management subjects, and can demonstrate a recent record of employment in the area of Primary Healthcare, Health Services Management or similar engagement as outlined in the Terms and Conditions.

 

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for the Primary Healthcare Leadership Scholarship, you must:

  • have met Kaplan Business School’s academic requirements for the course offered
  • have met Kaplan Business School’s English language proficiency requirements for the course offered or will have met these requirements prior to commencing study with Kaplan Business School
  • are at least 18 years of age at the time of course commencement
  • are currently working, or have previously worked (within the last 12 months), in the healthcare industry and can demonstrate evidence of this. See Appendix A at the bottom of this page for a list of eligible healthcare categories
  • have not previously studied, commenced studies or accepted a Letter of Offer to study with Kaplan Business School; All Kaplan Business School alumni who have successfully completed their programs are eligible to apply for the scholarship
  • complete a 500-word personal statement on “How an MBA with a specialisation in Health Services Management will help you achieve success in the future”
  • commence their studies in either Trimester 3 2020 or Trimester 1 2021
  • not be a recipient of any other Kaplan Business School scholarship, award or promotion.

 

Selection Criteria:

The scholarships are awarded by Kaplan Business School. Upon review, and on the recommendation of a Selection Committee, Kaplan Business School will award scholarships each trimester to a limited number of students who have demonstrated that they meet the selection criteria to the satisfaction of Kaplan Business School. The decision of the Kaplan Business School Committee will be final.

 

Application Process


To apply for a scholarship, please complete the following steps:
  1. Check Eligibility Criteria and terms and conditions
  2. Complete scholarship application form and 500-word personal statement
  3. Attach supporting documentation with your submission
  4. Sign and date the student declaration
  5. Submit your scholarship application to scholarships@kbs.edu.au
Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application by receiving an Offer of Admission which includes the scholarship acknowledgement. If a Student’s application is successful, the Student will be required to accept or reject (via email) the Kaplan Business School’s Offer of Admission. If Kaplan Business School has not received the Student’s acceptance of the offer by the course commencement date, the offer will lapse, and the Student will be deemed to have rejected Kaplan Business School’s offer. 


More Information

 

For more information about the Primary Healthcare Leadership Scholarship, please contact Kaplan Business School directly or visit their website.

 

Download the flyer for domestic students here or international students here.

 


Applications for the 2020 Kaplan Business School Primary Healthcare Leadership Scholarship are offered each Trimester (for Trimester 3, 2020 (November intake) and Trimester 1, 2021 (March intake) and close at the commencement of each Trimester.

 

About Kaplan Business School

Kaplan Business School (KBS) is a globally recognised provider of higher education degrees in Australia and offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses in business, accounting, marketing, management, tourism, entrepreneurship, health services, digital management, analytics, project management and leadership. Students receive a solid grounding in business theory while developing the essential skills sought after by employers. Find out more here.

Closing Date : 19/02/2021
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