True North Scholarship for Women - Middle East 2021

Start date/Deadline date

May 15, 2021

Deadline time


Time Zone

Dubai (GMT +04:00) - Asia


(University not listed)


Middle East



Event location

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Event details

Bain & Company is one of the world's leading global business consulting firms, serving clients across six continents on issues of strategy, operations, technology, organisation and mergers and acquisitions. Everything we do at Bain & Company is guided by True North. True North is an unchanging and true point on a gyro-compass. It is constant, singular and not affected by factors like magnetic forces or location. 

For us, True North is our unswerving commitment to always do the right thing by our clients, our people, and our communities. Part of that commitment is to enable women to achieve their full potential at work and in our communities.

Bain & Company Middle East is delighted to invite you to apply for our True North Scholarship for Women - open to female students in their penultimate year of university study.

Applying for the scholarship provides the opportunity to:

·         Receive a $15,000 scholarship and a Bain mentor to provide guidance and access to a vast professional network

·         Be invited to attend a virtual two-day ‘True North’ workshop designed to inspire and equip you with practical skills to develop your leadership style, and increase your personal impact while getting the chance to meet Bain consultants.

·         Receive an offer to join Bain Middle East as an Associate Consultant in 2022

Who should apply?

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be:

·         A female penultimate year undergraduate from all academic backgrounds, expecting to graduate in 2022.

·         A strong academic achiever in your field of study

·         Someone who enjoys solving complex problems and delivering results

·         Someone who is interested in consulting as a career

·         Creating an impact in your community or through extra-curricular activities

How to apply?

Please submit the following documents:

·         CV

·         Transcripts (unofficial transcripts will be accepted)

·         Cover letter responding to the three questions below

o    Why should you be the winner of the ‘True North’ scholarship?

o    What does 'True North' mean to you? Tell us about an experience/story you've had regarding 'True North.'

o    Why are you interested in a career in Consulting?

Submit your application by May 15, 2021


May 6 – Application deadline

May 23– Selections communicated

Mid - June – True North virtual event 

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