Writing the MBA essays in your application

Maybe you’ve been dreading the MBA application essays. But if you haven’t already, the time is now. There is light at the end of the tunnel, however. You just need a game plan. Learn more →


Keith Vaughn: Advocating for minority business students

Keith Vaughn has been an advocate for strong minority business students for many years. For 10 years, he served on the board of directors for The Consortium. Learn more about why he’s a strong advocate for The Consortium. Learn more →


Networking advice: How to stand out among standouts

Consortium alumnus Ramsey Jay Jr. shares how he learned to set himself apart as he began in business career, after joining an elite group of fellow business students in his MBA program. Learn more →


Facilitating mid-career moves for experienced alumni

Meet Brian Wesley and learn more about how The Consortium is working with our corporate partners to pair them with experienced members of our community. Learn more


Merit-Based Fellowship

In the past 50 years, we have offered more than $325 million in fellowships to the best and brightest MBA students in the country. We have programs that cover full tuition and mandatory fees for two years of full-time study (Emory also offers a one-year program).

The Orientation Program

As a Consortium fellow, you’ll connect with other incoming students from 18 top MBA programs, along with leaders from our corporate partners, at the annual Orientation Program & Career Forum.

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The Pride of Accomplishment

As a Consortium Fellow, you’ll make connections that will serve you throughout your career.

Update Your Resumé

Log in to CGSM Online to keep your resumé updated throughout your membership and beyond.

Job and Internship Opportunities

Connections with our corporate partners mean you’ll get early and direct access to key job and internship opportunities to build your career.

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Constant Updates

The Consortium’s blog will bring you up to date with the latest issues facing underrepresented minorities in the workplace, as well as news about The Consortium community.

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Support The Consortium

Your Annual Fund gifts are a major funding source for our fellowships, and we thank you for your ongoing support. Help us increase the numbers of underrepresented minorities in  American business.

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Make an Investment

We offer a range of partnership levels to help you show your organization’s commitment to diversity.

Recruit Top Talent

As a corporate partner, you’ll have many chances to network with and hire the next generation of leaders from the country’s top MBA programs.

Consortium News:

Elva Garza, Alejandro Bolívar-Cervoni, Tazia Middleton, Tite Jean-Pierre and Tobby Yi -- the Consortium students we're following through business school.

Student series: Adjusting to the rigors of business school

Scheduling phone calls with mom. Keeping the “glass balls” airborne and letting the “rubber balls” bounce. And remembering to take time for yourself. These are some of the lessons learned about adjusting to the rigors of business school.

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