Alumni Beat 9: Professional Opportunities for Alumni




Forté MBALaunch

     The Forté MBALaunch for Women is a hands-on 10-month program for women intending to pursue an MBA degree. This program provides guidance, resources and ongoing feedback on the business school application process including a one-day launch event, monthly webinars, peer group meetings, and feedback from experienced advisors.

     The Forté MBALaunch for Women will give you a clear road map to help you navigate the MBA application process. Our line-up of speakers, workshops, resources, and advisors will help you “get it done” but also inspire you along the way so that you feel good about your future and how the MBA will support your personal and professional goals. Our intention is to make you the best MBA candidate possible.


More Information on Forté’s MBALaunch For Women

_______________________________________________________ Global Fellows

     Enables future global leaders from the business and social sectors to spend a year working full-time with experienced designers on social impact challenges in the United States and around the world. Fellows will create solutions for nonprofits, social enterprises, and foundations on an array of topics, like agriculture, water and sanitation, health, financial inclusion, unemployment, and more. Collaborating in small multidisciplinary teams, Fellows learn, grow, and innovate to make the world a better place.


More Information on IDEO’s Fellowship Program




NYU Stern’s William R. Berkley Scholarship Program 

     NYU Stern just launched a new scholarship program for a select group of exceptional college seniors to start Stern’s full-time MBA program directly following graduation. The scholarship was made possible by William Berkley, a generous alumnus, who followed a direct path from BS to MBA. It provides full tuition for the two years, plus a $28,000 stipend each year for living/book expenses.

More Information on the William R. Berkley Scholarship