Summer Institute for Emerging Managers and Leaders
This fellowship offers students from HBCUs and HSIs an unrivalled opportunity to launch their future in business management.

Participating Campuses

What are the details?

WHO: The program is open to 50 students per class. Students must be current sophomores or juniors enrolled at an HBCU or HSI during the 2018-2019 academic year. Students may apply from any major, but must demonstrate an interest in leadership development and attending a graduate business program.

COST: The Summer Institute is an all-expense-paid program that includes: airfare; room and board, transportation; events and entertainment that are part of the program.

WHEN: The 2019 session will run from Sunday, May -19th – Wednesday, May 29th. Upon completion, students are issued a Certificate of Completion as an emerging leader and manager that can be cited on their resume or provided as evidence of marketable skills.

WHERE: As a system wide initiative, the immersion program rotates throughout the University of California's six participating business schools. This year's program will be held at The Rady School of Management at UC San Diego - a business school that develops ethical and entrepreneurial leaders who make a positive impact in the world through innovation, collaboration and knowledge. The Rady School offers a Full-Time MBA program, a FlexMBA program for working professionals, a Ph.D. program, a Master of Finance program, a Master of Science in Business Analytics program, a Master of Professional Accountancy program, Executive Education and undergraduate courses. Recognized for world-class faculty, the Rady School is at the nexus of research, development and innovation — it underlies our curriculum and our academic model.

How do I apply?