The Kauffman Fellowship is a highly sought-after two-year program dedicated exclusively to the world of venture capital and the cultivation of new high-technology, high-growth, high-impact companies.
Only thirty Kauffman Fellowships are offered each year.
Fellows are hired as full-time employees and compensation is negotiated directly between the fellow and his or her firm.
Eligibility: Applicants must have a graduate degree (completed prior to beginning the fellowship) and at least 3 years work experience. Applicants can apply as a Finalist (looking to enter an investment firm) or Affiliate (currently working full-time at an investment firm).
Duration: 2 year
Monetary Support: The fellowship tuition and related expenses, such as travel and lodging for the seven structured learning modules, are paid by the sponsoring firm