We turn the marketing talent of today into the leaders of tomorrow

The Marketing Academy is non profit organisation inspiring and developing talent at every level in marketing, media, advertising and communications; from emerging leaders to CMOs.

Operating in the UK, USA and Australia we are one of the only organisations in the world to offer highly selective yet totally FREE development programmes focusing on leadership, purpose, skills and personal growth.

We have a united, powerful and engaged community of CEOs & CMOs within brands, media and creative agency, across every discipline in the industry, who contribute their knowledge, wisdom and experience on a pro bono basis to benefit the cohorts selected for our programmes.

Our Scholarship and Fellowship Programmes are funded by global brands who share our beliefs that marketing is the true corporate growth driver and investing in talent is the way to secure our future.

Our Programmes - UK IS OPEN!

The Scholarship – A 9 month development programme for the best emerging leadership talent in Marketing, Media and Advertising.

You can nominate someone to apply for the UK 2020 Scholarship here

The Fellowship – This free and highly selective programme equips CMOs and Marketing leaders with the tools, knowledge and insight to move onto Boards and into MD / CEO roles.

Meet our Partners

As a not for profit, we are incredibly lucky to be supported by some of the biggest brands around the globe. These organisations have provided the financial support which enables us to deliver our programmes for free in all of our locations.

In doing so they have demonstrated their dedication to promoting marketing excellence, passion for developing exceptional marketing talent and the philanthropic commitment to investing in the industry as a whole.


We turn the marketing talent of today into the leaders of tomorrow