To all StudentsAre you a driven and analytical individual who is interested in the startup ecosystem? Applications for our next batch of student VCs is now open and will close on 24 July 2021. Join our 1-year nationwide training program to experience what it's like to work in venture capital!

Protégé Academy

Students who pass the initial selection process will go through structured training and mentorship as an Analyst-in-Training of Protégé Academy where they will attend 6 lessons on deal sourcing, evaluation, and structuring.

Student Analyst

Upon completion of Protégé Academy, selected students will be promoted to Analyst. With their new-found knowledge, Analysts will gain first-hand experience as a venture capitalist by sourcing for student ventures, conducting due diligence, pitching to the investment committee, contributing to investment decisions, and more!

Criteria

  1. University and polytechnic students based in Singapore with a year or more left till completion (incl. undergraduates, graduates, and ASEAN exchange students who will be in Singapore for full duration of the training)
  2. Strong interest in the Startup & Venture Capital ecosystem
  3. Sufficient networks and ability to source new investment deals
  4. Strong analytical and research capability to evaluate startups
  5. Communicates well and thrives in a team.
  6. Able to commit at least 1 year to the programme.

Responsibilities

  1. Interact with student entrepreneurs and source interesting deals
  2. Conduct analysis and due diligence on the team, product/service, market, and growth strategy
  3. Work together as a team with your fellow student VC’s to discuss and decide what startups to present to the investment committee
  4. Attend proposed training and mentorship activities to improve one’s skill set

Timeline of Events

Virtual Information Session on 30 June 2021Having FOMO because you weren't there? We've got you! Here's a video recording of our sharing at the Virtual Information Session: