Students eligible for this nomination are actively enrolled in the graduating class of the Evening & Weekend MBA Programs.
These scholarships will be awarded to graduating students who display exemplary leadership within the campus community. Both breadth and depth of involvement at Haas will be considered. Successful candidates will have demonstrated commitment and service to the Haas School of Business, acting as positive, innovative leaders who steward the Haas Brand and the Defining Leadership Principles.
Candidates will be identified through a nomination process by their peers, Haas staff and/or faculty. We expect the nomination process to launch in March. Selected candidates will be notified and receive recognition at commencement and receive a monetary award.
Question the Status Quo Award
This award recipient leads by championing bold ideas, taking intelligent risks and accepting sensible failures. This means speaking their minds even when it challenges convention. As a leader and creative thinker, they thrive at the world’s epicenter of innovation.
Confidence Without Attitude Award
This award recipient makes decisions based on evidence and analysis, giving them the confidence to act without arrogance. They lead through trust and collaboration.
Students Always Award
We are a community designed for curiosity and lifelong pursuit of personal and intellectual growth. This award recipient knows that there is always more to learn. They strive to engage with others in continuous pursuit of knowledge and growth.
Beyond Yourself Award
This award recipient shapes the world by leading ethically and responsibly. As stewards of their enterprises, they take the longer view in their decisions and actions. This often means putting larger interests above their own.
The Berkeley Leader Award – chosen by committee, not by student vote
The Berkeley Leader redefines how they do business by embodying all four defining leadership principles. This award recipient should demonstrate sharing our defining leadership principles, aspiring to live our principles, or living them/put them into practice.