The scholarship is directed towards extraordinary women with clear leadership potential.
Saïd Business School, University of Oxford is delighted to introduce its eight new Laidlaw Scholars.
Aki Higuchi, Shwe Yee Win, Lais Higashi , Lucy Nyamaah, Maral Ganghuyag, Omowale Ajose, Shruti Jain and Nitya Nangalia were all selected to join the MBA programme as Laidlaw scholars.
The Laidlaw Scholarships are directed towards extraordinary women with clear leadership potential. Recipients are individuals who have a passion for gender equality and have demonstrated their commitment to leading change in their sector. They are supported by the Laidlaw Foundation.
This year’s scholars join a historic cohort. With 48% female participants, our 2022-2023 MBA class contains the highest percentage of women students in the school’s 26-year history.
To mark their appointment, we spoke to all eight scholars ahead of them joining the school.