Refer a Future Thunderbird

Discover the Next Generation of T-birds

Today more than ever, the world needs T-birds. As an individual who shares Thunderbird’s belief that global business can be a positive force for good, we value your opinion - and your student recommendations. If you know someone who would make an ideal candidate for one of Thunderbird’s top-ranked programs, we welcome your referral.

Attention Alumni: Any student who is referred by a member of our alumni and accepted for admission is eligible for a Global Excellence scholarship!*

*Referrals to all programs are welcome! However, referral-based scholarships only apply to our full-time, on-campus, traditional Master of Global Management program. Our online, executive and bachelor's degree programs are not eligible for the scholarship.

Thunderbird Alumni Referral Program

To refer a candidate for degree program and scholarship consideration, please download the Thunderbird Alumni Referral Form and submit it to

Download Referral Form



Know someone who would make a great T-bird?

Make a referral today!

Personal statement (word limit 750)

    Why are you seeking an experience like this? What are your personal and/or professional goals for this experience?
    Business function in which you most envision yourself “giving back” as a consultant. i.e. sales strategy, marketing strategy, operations, HR, supply chain, etc.

Now, tell us about who you believe would make a great future T-bird