Are you everything you could be?

Choose your future.

Compete for a Peterson Fellowship at one of the most competitive business schools in the United States.

The Opportunity

Apply Now

Obtain a Peterson Fellowship at the Acton School of Business in Austin, Texas. The fellowship includes a scholarship to the Acton MBA, a program with a philosophy that is aligned with Dr. Peterson. It also provides you with a chance to collaborate with Dr. Peterson's team on the learning system of tomorrow.

Who should apply?

The Challenge


Your Audition

Complete the three steps in your online audition, learning more about the Peterson Fellowship at each stage and proving you have what it takes to succeed in the rigorous Acton MBA program. Top applicants will be awarded substantial scholarships. No one will be turned away because of an inability to pay, but everyone will have "skin in the game".


Virtual Challenges

Over a four-month period, tackle a series of virtual and real world challenges from home, guided by a successful entrepreneur and paired with a peer as committed as you are. Finalists will earn the right to attend the Acton MBA’s in resident program in Austin, Texas.


Acton School of Business Residence in Austin, Texas

Stay for an exclusive five-month residence at the Acton MBA in Entrepreneurship. You will be led by experienced business leaders through grueling 100 hour weeks of simulations, hands-on exercises, and Socratic discussions. In every challenge, you will stand in the shoes of a real entrepreneur, making difficult real-world decisions.

MBA & Beyond

Get ready to change the world in a profound way, by starting your own business or leading transformational ed-tech projects for Dr. Peterson's team or the Acton faculty.

There will only be one inaugural class of Peterson Fellows. Are you up to the challenge?

0 others have already applied. Will you?