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A CALL FOR FUTURE LEADERS
Interested candidates will participate in a rigorous and thorough selection process, designed to identify the most promising young leaders from around the world. The process includes an online application and credentials evaluation as well as in-person regional interviews. Those selected will have demonstrated their potential to not only benefit from but also contribute to the Schwarzman Scholars program.Apply
2018.07.11 Speech by Steve A. Schwarzman
It is an honor to be here with you today as we conclude the second year of the Schwarzman Scholars.
2018.07.11 Speech by Bo Seo
It is an honor to be able to speak on behalf of this most extraordinary class.
2018.07.11 Speech by Amy Stursberg
I’m overwhelmed today, and it’s a little hard for me to get up there because I was telling Steve this morning I am an emotional person, so for me, days like this are very emotional because you are like my family.
2018.07.11 Speech by Dean Wang Youqiang
Dear scholars, we are gathered here to mark the completion of your studies and celebrate your graduation! We are proud of what you have done and where you will be. Congratulations!
CONDOLEEZZA RICE66th United States Secretary of State
“THE RISE OF CHINA PRESENTS BOTH OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES, AS WE BECOME MORE INTERTWINED ECONOMICALLY AND POLITICALLY.”
COLIN POWELL65th United States Secretary of State
“LOOKING TO THE FUTURE, IT IS CRITICAL THAT THE WESTERN WORLD DEEPEN ITS UNDERSTANDING OF CHINA — AND NOT JUST OF CHINA’S ECONOMY AND POLITICS, BUT ALSO ITS HISTORY, CULTURE AND SOCIAL FORCES.”
HENRY KISSINGER56th United States Secretary of State
“WE NEED TO FORGE A DEEPER UNDERSTANDING BETWEEN THE U.S. AND CHINA, AND DIMINISH CULTURAL BIASES TO MITIGATE POSSIBLE TENSIONS AND CREATE OPPORTUNITIES FOR BOTH COUNTRIES.”
TONY BLAIRFormer British Prime Minister
“SCHWARZMAN SCHOLARS WILL PREPARE FUTURE LEADERS TO INTERACT IN A CONSTRUCTIVE AND COLLABORATIVE WAY — BALANCING HEALTHY COMPETITION WITH LASTING PARTNERSHIPS.”
NICOLAS SARKOZYFormer French President
“SCHWARZMAN SCHOLARS IS A VISIONARY PROGRAM THAT PREPARES FUTURE LEADERS TO ACT, AND INTERACT, IN TODAY’S RAPIDLY EVOLVING ECONOMIC AND GEOPOLITICAL LANDSCAPE.”