NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Economist GMAT Tutor has announced the winner of its semi-annual Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest. The Contest offers a $25,000 scholarship that can be used towards tuition at any one of the participating business schools.
This season's winner, Matthew Wilson, is a digital product manager living in London. He is a graduate of the University of Oxford and holds a Masters in Theoretical Physics. Wilson sees business school as "opportunity to hone and broaden (his) commercial awareness."
Wilson beat nearly 4,000 other contest entrants by scoring highest on Economist GMAT Tutor's GMAT practice exam and writing the most compelling tie-breaker essay, winning out over 87 other top scorers.
The contest is open to anyone who is considering pursuing an MBA or EMBA. The next contest will launch in February of 2018.
Wilson can apply his MBA scholarship prize towards tuition at any of the contest's participating business schools where he is accepted into an MBA programme. This season's business schools are:
- Babson College, F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business
- Copenhagen Business School
- The University of Virginia Darden School of Business
- Davis College of Business at Jacksonville University
- The University of Edinburgh Business School
- Ivey Business School
- University of Liverpool Management School
- Rady School of Management, University of California San Diego
- Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
- School of Business at Stevens Institute of Technology
- Schulich School of Business
- The Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University
- University of Bath School of Management
- Zicklin School of Business, Baruch College, City University of New York
Contest entrants must qualify under the Terms & Conditions.
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