Herluf Wolthers Christensens (HWC) Foundation - Scholarship

Who is eligible?

It has been determined by the foundation that scholarships will be granted to driven leaders who are embarking on their EMBA studies at Henley Business School.

Each scholarship is valued at 50,000 DKK and students are selected annually, with Henley awarding 4-6 of them. The deadline for scholarship applications is June 9th 2023.

The scholarship is granted to both prospective and current students

The scholarship is mainly intended for students who are about to commence their Henley Executive MBA and have incomplete funding from their organization. Additionally, current students who have demonstrated remarkable advancement but still require full sponsorship are also qualified to apply. 


HWC scholarship application

There is currently an open call for HWC-scholarship applications for stages 1, 2 and 3 of the Henley MBA programme. Please note that final candidates will have to take a talent test (tt-38) prior to being selected.

In addition, it is expected that you either have submitted the EMBA-application material or been admitted to the Henley EMBA-program. Read more about admission to Henley Business School here. Admissions requires a minimum of three year´s leadership experience prior to starting the EMBA.

The Foundation

The HWC Foundation is an independent institution, whose vision is built on the life and work of Director Herluf Wolthers Christensen. The foundation´s activities support the development of Danish industries.

Start MBA application process

  • Deadline

    Applications are considered on a running basis. The next application deadline is June 9th 2023.

  • Application

    Please send an application max. 1 page, where you include the following: 

    1. Name, position and organisation
    2. Why the HWC foundation should consider supporting you.
    3. Why you have chosen to undertake the Henley Executive MBA and what you hope to achieve with the education.
    4. Henley’s Application material (only new students)

    Please send your application, including your CV to info@henley.dk.  After receipt, we will send your application further to the HWC foundation. 

  • Contact

    If you are interested in learning more about this scholarship, please call 70 10 50 05 or write us at info@henley.dk