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Master of Global Management – Thunderbird School of Global Management

Master of Global Management Thunderbird

Call for applicants Academic Year 2017 – Pending

The Hinrich Foundation is encouraging bright motivated individuals with a keen interest in global trade to apply for our comprehensive scholarship, skills training and career development opportunity.

Read below information for the scholarship overview or download flyer to learn more about the scholarship and APPLY NOW!

Scholarship overview

Program and location - Trade scholarships

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Eligibility - Trade scholarships


  • Applicants’ passion for promoting global trade
  • Meeting all academic, entrance and other requirements of the university
  • Securing a US student visa. (Scholarships are awarded contingent upon the applicant being accepted by Thunderbird to study the MGM program, and securing a US student visa.)
  • Being fluent in English
  • Maintaining a GPA of 3.0 or higher in order to receive continued support
  • Commiting to a 6-month internship and working with Global Sources upon graduation for 2 years
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Scholarship support

  • Full scholarship supports offered (tuition fees, mandatory fees, monthly living and incidental allowance, airfare, visa and educational materials)
  • The full scholarship valued at approximately US$106,000 as follows:
  • Tuition @ $86,000* 60 percent Hinrich Foundation 40 percent Thunderbird Alumni Affinity Scholarship Program.
  • Living stipend @ $20,000 Hinrich Foundation

Important: The Scholar is responsible for transportation costs, visa fees, school materials and any other expenses above and beyond what is stipulated above.

* The Arizona Board of Regents has yet to establish 2015-16 tuition, but scholarship will cover 100% of tuition.

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Scholarship structure & Career development

  • Work integrated learning: Practical work experience between study periods
  • Equipped with practical skills that the export trade industry needs
  • Application of their knowledge into practice
  • Career- oriented study
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Requirement: If a posting is offered

  • 6-month internship
  • 2-year undertaking upon graduation with Global Sources or a partner company
  • Salary paid at local market rates
  • Should Scholars decline the employment offer, the full amount of the Scholarship must be repaid
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How to apply?

Deadline: TBC
Interested candidates are required to submit online application

How to apply - Trade scholarships

Further information & other inquiries

Please email or visit Hinrich Foundation’s Education Facebook