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Entrepreneurship Fellows Program

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The Entrepreneurship Fellows Program (EFP) is designed with the entrepreneurial student in mind.

Through a blend of coursework and co-curricular activities, the EFP helps students to:

  • Understand their personal entrepreneurial aptitude
  • Learn lessons from entrepreneurial mentors and faculty
  • Bond with their entrepreneurial peers and experienced mentors
  • ​Pursue an entrepreneurial career in new or existing organizations

Requirements

Undergraduate students at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business can earn the Entrepreneurship Fellowship by doing the following:

  1. Complete the course STRT 280: Foundations of Entrepreneurship (3 cr.)
  2. ​Complete the course STRT 295: Launching the Venture (3 cr.)
  3. Complete thecourse MGMT 208: Entrepreneurial Practicum, which consists of at least 120 hours of supervised practical work (3 cr.)
  4. Compete in the Hoya Challenge business pitch competition
    *In addition, business students are required to complete ACCT 101, while non-business students are required to complete ACCT 001.

Note: There is some flexibility in scheduling these courses to allow students who spend a semester abroad to complete the fellowship.

Apply

Applications for the Entrepreneurship Fellows Program Class of 2017 are due by 5:00 p.m. on October 24, 2014. Students interested in applying can find the form here. If you have questions about the application or the program in general, please contact Daniela Brancaforte or Alyssa Lovegrove, program co-directors.

Recognition

The Entrepreneurship Fellowship will be designated on a student’s transcript, pending approval from the appropriate university officials. Fellows receive a certificate of completion at an EFP graduation ceremony. To find out more about the program, download the brochure.