Oakland, California (EastBayDaily) — What: Toigo Foundation’s MBA Fellowship application deadline is approaching. The fellowship provides minority business school candidates committed to careers in finance with an unmatched network of 1,000+ Alumni (graduates of the fellowship program), a prestigious point of difference in the eyes of employers, one-on-one career guidance, leadership training, a merit award—and more.
For the first time, 150 Fellowship applicants will be invited to attend Toigo’s MBA Catapult event in New York City. Attendance is mandatory and by invitation only. Super Day interviews will be conducted on the last day of the event from which approximately 50 Fellows will be selected for the Toigo Class of 2015. The inaugural event will be an opportunity for candidates to get acquainted with Toigo and start a dialogue with firms to learn more about career opportunities across all sectors of finance.
When: Fellowship Application Deadline – April 15, 2013 Mandatory MBA Catapult event in NYC – May 5-10, 2013
Where: Toigo MBA Fellowship applications can be submitted online (link below). All applicants must make themselves available for invitation to attend Toigo’s mandatory Catapult event in New York City (location to be announced to invited candidates). Toigo will cover the cost (room & tax) of hotel accommodations for candidates who are not local to the NY area. All candidates are responsible for their own travel to and from NYC.
Who: Ethnic minorities (African American, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Hispanic/ Latino, Native American/Alaska Native and/or South Asian American) committed to pursuit of careers in the field of finance who have applied or been accepted to a full-time, two-year accredited U.S. based MBA program (JD/MBA, Masters in Real Estate, Masters in Finance). Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
Apply: Toigo MBA Fellowship Application
About: Toigo Foundation