The Field Fellowship Program at the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship provides valuable professional development experience for students alongside a rigorous academic program at the Zicklin School of Business. Undergraduate and graduate Field Fellows work alongside business development counselors and faculty in serving approximately 1500 Small Business Development Center clients annually. They provide technical support services including assistance in developing business and marketing plans; evaluating and selecting funding alternatives, accounting systems and technology; supervising employees; and studying the implications of business decisions. In addition to client work, interns may be involved with other Center projects involving research and business analysis. Field Fellow Application
The Weissman Center for International Business and Baruch’s Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship have teamed up to facilitate the Baruch Entrepreneurial Intern Fellowship Program for Baruch College undergraduate students. This program provides financial assistance to undergraduate students who complete an unpaid summer internship in a start-up, small entrepreneurial company or entrepreneurial unit of a large company while encouraging them to develop their professional and intercultural skills through programs offered by the Weissman Center for International Business at Baruch College. Baruch Entrepreneurial Intern Fellowship Program Packet – for Undergraduates
Building Entrepreneurial Bridges
Building Entrepreneurial Bridgesis a bi-annual speaker series sponsored by the Field Center for Entrepreneurship that features discussions on entrepreneurial development between global technology hubs and their connections in New York City. The first event, held in Spring 2012, was “Tel Aviv and New York City: Building Entrepreneurial Bridges,” and featured an established panel of entrepreneurs and investors.
The events for the 2012-2013 season are:
Fall 2012: Shanghai and New York City: Building Entrepreneurial Bridges
Spring 2013: Mumbai and New York City: Building Entrepreneurial Bridges
SmartPitch 2013 officially kicks off February 1, 2013!! For more information, visit the official SmartPitch page here.
Congratulations to the winners of the 10th Annual SmartPitch Challenge sponsored by Baruch’s Field Center for Entrepreneurship, CUNY IVE, IBM and Sunshine Suites. Click the logo for more information this year’s competition, and check this page in Fall 2012 for for information about the 2013 competition.
The application period for the AT&T and Baruch College Fast Pitch Competition has closed and the winners have been announced. Read about them here, check out pics from the event here, and keep checking this page for new info about the 2013 competition!