Fund Managers run the organization, make investment decisions, fund raise, and host the annual BenDaniel Venture Challenge. They commit approximately 5-10 hours per week. Academic credit is available for this role.
Fund manager applications for 2024-2025 are now open and will be accepted through March 15, 2024.
Associates work in teams to perform due diligence reviews of target companies, including analysis of their business model, assessment of the market, consideration of personnel, and other key factors for successful growth. Typically, associates perform 1-2 of these projects. There is no academic credit for this role
How to become an associate:
In order to become a BRV Associate, interested students must complete a set of required trainings, which will serve as a pre-requisite for being selected for the role. Three required training sessions must be attended to advance to the interview process. Each will be offered at two separate times, but candidates must only attend each session once. Each session will also include pre-work that must be completed prior to the session. The three sessions and their offered dates/times are as follows:
Due to a high volume of associates completing the required trainings in Fall 2023, BRV does not plan to have a Spring 2024 associate recruitment. Details about the associate trainings in Fall 2024 will be posted over the summer.
If you are interested in participating as a BRV Associate for the 2024-2025 academic year, please join the BRV Associate Canvas below in order to receive announcements about fall recruitment, requirements and training dates.