MBA ChangeMaker Scholarships for Social Entrepreneurs and Nonprofit Leaders

MBA ChangeMaker Scholarships are open to all MBA applicants. These generous merit-based scholarships offer up to 50% off of the cost of a student’s tuition for both academic years of the program. ChangeMakers have a passion for transformation and a desire to advance their work towards social innovation and creating lasting change.

ChangeMakers are dedicated to helping solve large social and Jewish community challenges. They come from diverse backgrounds; have demonstrated leadership skills, entrepreneurial spirit, excellent character and successful work experience. ChangeMakers are high-caliber students who have founded a nonprofit organization, work in the nonprofit sector or want to transition their entrepreneurial skills from the for-profit sector into the nonprofit sector.

Scholarship Criteria

To be eligible, candidates must meet the criteria below:

  • Committed to academic excellence

  • Entrepreneurial spirit

  • Outstanding character

  • Collaborative and team oriented

  • Dedicated to making sustainable social impact

  • Currently working in or planning to transition to the nonprofit sector

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree, minimum 3.0 grade point average

Application deadline: Students must submit the ChangeMaker Scholarship application to the AJU Nonprofit MBA Program. The first application deadline is April 1. Afterwards, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Contact Rhoda Weisman, Dean, for additional information at () or (310) 440-1279.


Tuition and Financial Aid

General information regarding financial aid, FAFSA, and other programs is available at: AJU Financial Aid

Tuition information can be viewed at: Tuition and Fees