About the scholarship
To recognize academic excellence and outstanding ambition while promoting future women leaders in Swedish business
Female Economist of the Year at Stockholm School of Economics is an annual and unique scholarship initiated by Barbro Ehnbom & Friends in 2001. This year it is offered in cooperation with Citi. The scholarship 2018 provides a one-year, tailor-made working experience at Citi. A unique career opportunity in one of the world's leading banks.
The long-term objective of the scholarship is to inspire and promote young and ambitious women – and to increase the number of talented female executives in top positions at Swedish corporations and on their boards.
Fifteen talented Female Economists have been awarded the prestigious scholarship so far. Read more about our previous winners here.