The Skoll Scholarship is a competitive scholarship for incoming MBA students to the University of Oxford who pursue entrepreneurial solutions for urgent social and environmental challenges. The Scholarship provides funding and exclusive opportunities to meet with world-renowned entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and investors.
For the batch of 2018-19, their 15th cohort they have recently announced four Skoll Scholars who will be going to Oxford. The participants hail from Rwanda, India, Pakistan, and Peru, and will join their fellow MBA classmates this September in Oxford.
The Skoll Scholar from Pakistan is Moshin, an entrepreneur who is passionate about provision of quality primary healthcare. He is the co-founder and managing director of Clinic5, an affordable healthcare delivery service for communities in Pakistan.
Speaking about the scholarship, he said, ‘I feel blessed to have this opportunity to learn and represent my people at this world class global platform – hope to bring back prosperity for my people through the agency of my work.‘
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