Weekly Newsletter – December 12, 2016

The BU Entrepreneurship Club Presents – InnovateEDU

The BU Entrepreneurship Club is leading a new program out of BU. They are launching a collaborative pitch competition between BU, MIT, Northeastern and Emersen this coming semester.
The Club will select 5 elite students to form a team to represent BU.
The team will attend monthly mandatory, intensive meet ups, at which the team will be given information on starting their next venture. Students will be set up to launch their own company, or join one of Boston’s top accelerator programs.
If you are interested please apply here

SXSW PitchTexas 2017

The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business invites BU students to compete in the 4th annual SXSW Startup PitchTexas Competition!

The best student startups from across the US will compete against each other for bragging rights and up to $10K in prizes. On the day of the competition, teams will pitch their startup and field questions from investors and entrepreneurs from the Austin community in front of SXSW Interactive’s global audience.

Applications are due by 5 PM, December 15th, and the top 16 applicants will be notified by 5PM on December 30th. Submissions must be made by a current MBA student who is on the founding or executive team of the startup.

Visit www.PitchTX.com for more information

Harvard Synergy 1/14/16
Harvard Synergy is a social enterprise incubator that challenges students to tackle  the social issues in transformative ways. Join Synergy and learn about the process of building a social enterprise.
Apply now: Harvard Synergy
11th annual New England Venture Summit, 12/07

Want to grow your venture startup? Join the New England Venture Summit to connect with investors, senior executives of early stage and emerging growth companies, incubators and premier service providers.

Don’t miss this opportunity!

Venture Fast Track: Fundraising Bootcamp 12/12
Want to meet investors and learn about the fundraising process from 35+ of Boston’s most active investors? Come to the Fast Track on 12/12: Here is a special discount for you: register with the code Buzzlab and get 30% off entry price.
Students – apply to come for FREE!
A limited number of scholarships are available to full-time students through StayinMA
Apply now: Venture Fast Track
Live or Work in Cambridge? You could be eligible for a grant to attend TCN Programs for FREE!
Find out more about the Cambridge Entrepreneurship Assistance Program HERE!
Launchpad on Demand
Get real time feedback from experienced angel investors, without the pressure of a formal pitch. For companies in the early stages of development December 15 More info


Looking for your next job or internship opportunity? Our entrepreneurship community platform is the way forward. Join our community @  https://bu.edu/thehiveand see all available job and internship positions.
Entrepreneurship Club Internships:
Applications are now open for club interns for Spring ’17 positions.
Are you interested in taking a leadership role within Entrepreneurship Club?
Do you want to learn first-hand from members of BU’s entrepreneurial community?
Apply for a Spring 2017 internship position for the chance to learn new skills in marketing, event planning, program strategy, community outreach and more!
These roles have the potential to lead to positions on the Executive Board.
Apply HERE