Summer Institute for Emerging Managers and Leaders
This fellowship offers students from HBCUs and HSIs an unrivalled opportunity to launch their future in business management.

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What are the details?

WHO: The program is open to 25 juniors per class. Students must be current juniors enrolled at an HBCU or HSI as of 2017-2018. Students may apply from any major, but should demonstrate an interest in business.

COST: The Summer Institute is an all-expense-paid fellowship that includes airfare; full room and board at campus dormitories; transportation; the cost of materials, events and entertainment that are part of the program.

WHEN: The 2018 session will run from May 20-30, 2018. Upon completion, students are issued a Certificate of Completion as an emerging leader and manager that can be cited on their resume or provided as evidence of marketable skills.

WHERE: As a system wide initiative, the immersion program rotates throughout the University of California's six participating business schools. This year's program will be held in the San Francisco Bay Area at the University of California, Berkeley at the Haas School of Business, a global leader in sustainability research and responsible business practices. Berkeley Haas benefits from, and contributes to, a Bay Area ecosystem of business innovation that includes linked sub-systems in bio-science, venture capital, high technology, clean energy, Silicon Valley, and San Francisco’s Mission Bay.

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