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Congratulations on your acceptance. Take a moment to celebrate this major achievement! After all, your application beat out thousands of talented candidates to secure this coveted spot.

Of course, now it’s time to get down to business. Before you begin your program, you will need to start preparing for your MBA – there is much to do: telling your bosses you are leaving your job, getting your financing in order to fund your education, catching up on all that pre-matriculation coursework before you enrol, and using your vacation time effectively.

Tackling these four items effectively will ensure your success both in…

School-Specific Scholarships

Most MBA schools offer at least a few scholarships and grants to help students finance their education.

Make sure to inquire about scholarship opportunities at any school you are considering attending.

Here is a sampling of scholarships offered by some top business schools.

Harvard Business School

HBS Fellowship Program

These fellowship awards are exclusively based on a student’s financial need.

Students are expected to have saved some income, and awards will be determined by their earnings status and any financial assets they may have.

Rubenstein Fellowship…