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Learn about getting to the World Business Dialogue (GERMANY), Business Masters (Germany), HPAIR (USA), StartingBloc(USA), CDIO (DENMARK) , and much more.. from those who have BEEN THERE & DONE THAT!
Lifelong fellowship program 100 fellows a year Starts with the Institute for Social Innovation Who is it for – Young leaders from around the world interested in creating impact Next Program - Boston, May 2012 Round 1 Application starts: December 15th, 2011, Typically open for 3 weeks. Your Application requires: Essays SOP Bonus points :If a SB Fellow recommends u! Fee Details: 1000$ for Boston‟12. Typically 500$ Need based scholarships! Sponsorship marketplace Website: www.startingbloc.org
Network Your co-fellows would typically be entrepreneurs, techies, social innovators, TFA/TFI fellows, Harvard dropouts and yeah a guy currently working in UN planning to contest the next Afghanistan elections!
year SB had representations from all continents except Antartica. include top-notch silicon valley CEOs, MDs of big corporations (Alcatel-Lucent), professional trainers, social entrepreneurs
School Application Support Personalised application support and mentoring from alums of bschools who are SB fellows Application fee waivers, official assistance from the admission committee of partner institutes Last year‟s partner institutes include the likes of HBS, LBS, Yale, Wharton, Duke
The Startingbloc tribe
:D Official network sessions/happy hours in the evenings by the institutes Discussions and discussions! Share insights, experience Followed by late night pub hopping Lots of dancing/partying Learnt a bit of singing from a trained Opera singer and some Salsa steps from a Latino girl ;)
World Business Dialogue
Germany Who is it for – You! Next Program –14th-15th March „12 Application – 1st Phase :15th November, 2nd Phase: 31st December
Ph. 1 Advantage: Get to choose Convention Program, Higher Funding Potential, Two Chances at Selection
Your Application requires: Lots of Questions! Creative content CV SOP Fee Details: Registration Fee : EUR 100 Full funding available! Website: http://www.world-business-dialogue.com
The Application Process – Specifics!
Why do you want to participate in the World Business Dialogue? Why do you think that you should be chosen? How do you think is the global consumption going to change in the course of the next 10 years? What could be possible solutions regarding the change of today‟s energy markets? Please name the greatest advantage and disadvantage of Online Consumption concerning the future market expectations.
Questions 3, 4, 5 are the critical ones to funding!
Sponsorship Application: “Interpret the Dialogue topic in a creative way, by turning in a topic relative to creative work such as videos, photographs, songs, essays and any kind of creative ideas” Any timed presentation format: 3 minutes Any textual presentation format: 300 word restriction, specifying the word count! Projected Costs With No Funding: INR 55-60k … (if you know how to party!) Presenter’s Tip: Just make sure you get your funding application in order!
The World Business Dialogue is like no business conference you‟ve ever seen before. With so many leaders at one place, and so many thoughts to assimilate, it is a lot to take –indeed. However, if you make the right use of it, you can party, network, build a future, and I haven‟t even got started on the future post the WBD!!!
Entrepreneurial Impact International Summer School
Munich, Germany Who is it for – You! Again! (Social Entrepreneurial Angle) Next Program – During Oktoberfest, 2012! Application – Check Appstore portal in July Your Application requires: SOP CV Fee Details: Funding: EUR 400 (This year) Website: http://www.4entrepreneurship.org/
The EIISS Summer School is a different animal altogether. If you‟re dreaming of an International, fun-loving start-up team, with excellent growth potential, real work, and more than usual play, and of course, a tone of beer, this is the place for you! Unleash the beast within!
Business Masters International Case Challenge
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany Who is it for - Case Freaks! Next Program: Date Not Announced Previous Program Date:
1st Round: 31st November, 2010 2nd Round: 11th – 14th Jan, 2011 Presentation of the case as stated CV of each team member Letter of motivation: Why your team shall be invited to Karlsruhe? Fully Sponsored to-and-fro Karlsruhe trip + nearby sight-seeing + Industry Visit + Amazing DJ nights
Your Application requires:
Lot of enthu for completing the case! Good team constellation Previous experience/stint in business, B-Plans, Case competitions may help Passport & Visa (later)
Shine on potential recruiters‟ radar Meet truly global faculty from universities around the world. Network with senior corporate executives and potential employers. International exposure and recognition.
Business Masters is one of the world’s finest and biggest international case study competitions. Organized by students from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology it challenges the best Bachelor, Master and PhD students from around world to compete against each other...
International Youth Forum
Seliger, Russia Who is it for - Youths Next Program: July, 2012 Application: Has started from 10th November, 2011 Your Application requires:
2 Essays Boarding and lodging will be provided by the organizers. You will have to pay for the air fare. You can try for sponsorship for air fares.
Jagriti Yatra, India
All India Who is it for – Social Entrepreneurship Next Program: 24th December,2011 to 11th January, 2012 Application - Tuesday, 15th November, 2011 Your Application requires: Essays Fee Details: Registration Fees: Rs 4,000 Yatra Fee: 18,000 Rs (Part Sponsorship) & 36,000 (No sponsorship) Website: http://www.jagritiyatra.com/
The Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations
Harvard Conference - Cambridge, Massachusetts Asia Conference – Singapore, Seoul etc. Who is it for – Entrepreneurs, networking freaks! Next Program: 17th to 10th February, 2012 and Mid August 2012 Your Application requires:
Regular Registration (deadline on January 14th): $270 Late Registration (deadline on January 28th): $290
Funding: Available as conference fee waiver. You need to describe what the HPAIR theme means to you through essays, posters, videos etc. Website: http://www.hpair.org
Brisbane, Australia (Last Programme: Copenhagen, Denmark) Who is it for – Anyone with an innovative idea! Next Program –July, 2012 Application – keep checking the portal! Your Application requires: Lots of Questions! An innovative idea for the future, preferably from A team of 4 Fee Details: No registration fees, travel reimbursement for finalists Free boarding and lodging Website: http://cdio-academy-2011.dk
Canada Who is it for – Potential Researchers (Min. CGPA = 8.0) Next Program – May „11 to July „11 Application – 2nd November to 27th November „11 Your Application requires: Rationale (SOP) Two Recommendation Letters Transcript Stipend Details: CAD 200 weekly + Flight + Visa + Insurance + Acco Globalink Graduate Fellowship Website: http://www.mitacs.ca/globalink
Oxford International Youth Business Development Competition
Said Business School, Oxford University Who is it for – Entrepreneurs Next Program – September 2012 Application – July 2012 Your Application requires: 1st Round: Executive Summary 2nd Round: Business Plan Final Round: Business Pitch on Teleconference Prize Details: 1st Prize GBP 2000 Website: Google it!
Al Gore Sustainable Technology Venture Competition
IIT Madras Who is it for – Sustainable Technology Ventures Next Program –September 2012 Application – August 2012 Your Application requires: 1st Round: Executive Summary 2nd Round: Business Plan Final Round: Business Pitch Prize Details: 1st Prize – 1 Lac, 2nd Prize – 70k Travel Reimbursement for all finalists
NYC Next Idea Competition
NYC Who is it for – Entrepreneurs Next Program – January 2012 Application – November 2012 Your Application requires: 1st Round: Executive Summary 2nd Round: Business Plan Final Round: Business Pitch Prize Details: Fully paid trip to NYC for top 3 teams $ 15k Prize Money, office space in NYC, funding opportunity
Other competitions to watch out for!
Hult Global Case Challenge AT KEARNEY Global Prize Competition KPMG International Business Case Competition Business Honors Case Competition John Molson Undergraduate Case Competition Tepper International Case Competition IKEA International Case Competition The George Washington University International Case Competition St. Gallen Symposium Rice Business Plan Competition
D. P. Ankit Shirish Subramanian Shailesh Gupta Ashutosh Kumar Mishra Chandrashekhar Iyer Paras Khaitan Varun Singh
5th Year, Dual Degree Batch, 2012 IIT Kharagpur
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