Apply Now for MBA Path to Diversity Scholarship Program

MBA Staff

July 11, 2019


The application process for the MBA Education Path to Diversity Scholarship Program is now open.

The Path to Diversity Scholarship Program recognizes existing industry professionals who are seeking to advance their careers through continuing education. Recipients receive a voucher to cover course registration fees, up to a maximum of $2,000, for popular MBA Education courses and designation programs. This education opportunity enables employees from diverse backgrounds to advance their professional growth and career development.

MBA recognizes that a strong, responsible and sustainable real estate finance industry requires a workforce that is reflective of our society at large.

Application Requirements and Eligibility
A completed application requires a resume, personal statement and letter of reference from a supervisor or senior manager at your current place of employment. In addition, you must meet the following criteria:
--Is part of one or more of the following under-represented groups:
----Non-white or bi-racial
----Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgender
----Female
--Is currently employed by an MBA member firm or state MBA member firm
--Has worked a minimum of two years in the mortgage industry, or has broad experience in a related field with some focus in real estate finance, or has post-high school education related to the real estate finance industry, to include training to obtain a license, company-sponsored training, or MBA or other professional education

In 2018 MBA awarded more than 149 scholarships totaling more than $121,000.

To apply for the program, click https://www.mba.org/formtesting/pathtodiversityscholarshipapplication-new.

For more information, click https://www.mba.org/conferences-and-education/mba-education/path-to-diversity##SubscriberID####RND##&PageID=21109 or contact Lisa Volb at lvolb@mba.org or 202-557-2919.

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