We are delighted to advise you that the Jack Leitch Award in Entrepreneurial Thinking is now open for application!
To celebrate Jack Leitch’s generosity and his legendary accomplishments in his career, the Jack Leitch Award in Entrepreneurial Thinking will be awarded to an incoming MBA student who demonstrates experience in innovation, product design, leadership and entrepreneurship.
– Incoming Fall 2021 Schulich Master of Business Administration (MBA) student
– Applicants to the Scholarship will be required to submit a detailed cover letter and resume demonstrating their experience in innovation, product design, leadership and entrepreneurship.
NOTE: The recipient will have a concept mapped out for a startup company he/she wants to pursue while at the School or will have a company he/she is building already and wants to continue developing while at the School.
– CAD $10,000 in scholarship funds to be deposited into the York University student account
– The recipient will also be offered one-on-one mentorship and ongoing support from a Schulich Entrepreneur in Residence and membership within The Schulich Startups Community (a group of more than 150 Schulich Founders).
Deadline to apply is Friday, October 8, 2021 at 3:00 PM EST.
Good luck to everyone who applies!