University of Southern California

Scholarship for Women Business Owners
Unique Opportunity for Women Business Owners in the Management Development Program
August 10, 2011 • by News at Marshall

The USC Marshall School of Business Executive Education program and the NAWBO-LA Foundation are offering a unique opportunity for women business owners to compete for a scholarship toward enrollment in the Management Development Program (MDP) offered by USC Marshall.

Offered to NAWBO-LA Members only, the program enables entrepreneurs to develop essential management skills and strengthen their ability to build and manage effective and profitable organizations. MDP is designed to provide participants with an overview of topics taught in a traditional MBA program along with learning critical issues such as team building, finance, marketing strategic management, consumer satisfaction and operations.

Eligibility criteria:

  • Be a current NAWBO-LA member
  • Be a woman business owner (at least 51% women-owned)
  • Been in business for a minimum of two (2) years
  • Have a minimum of three (3) employees
  • Have an annual revenue of approximately $1,000,000 or more

Applicants need to complete the online application by 5 p.m. on Friday, August 19.
 To learn more about the scholarship program contact, Jane Pak, 213.622.3200 or

To find out more about the Management Development Program, Contact Karla Wiseman, 213.740.0851 or

About the USC Marshall School of Business
Consistently ranked among the nation's premier schools, USC Marshall is internationally recognized for its emphasis on entrepreneurship and innovation, social responsibility and path-breaking research. Located in the heart of Los Angeles, one of the world's leading business centers and the U.S. gateway to the Pacific Rim, Marshall offers its 5,700-plus undergraduate and graduate students a unique world view and impressive global experiential opportunities. With an alumni community spanning 123 countries, USC Marshall students join a worldwide community of thought leaders who are redefining the way business works.