Five individuals have been awarded the prestigious scholarship
Established in 2006 by Bill Ackman and Karen Herskovitz, the Pershing Square Foundation helps to tackle the world’s most pressing social issues by supporting innovative leaders and organisations.
Since 2014 the Foundation has collaborated with Saïd Business School, University of Oxford to award full scholarships to outstanding individuals on the School’s 1+1 Masters of Business Administration (MBA) programme, which allows participants to combine a master’s degree from one of several Oxford University departments with the School’s one-year MBA.
The Scholarship provides funding for tuition, college fees and living expenses. Five recipients were awarded the Scholarship this year, including: