Cornell Venture Capital Club

Cornell Venture Capital Club The Cornell Venture Capital Club connects Cornell students and entrepreneurs with the dynamic world of venture capital. We provide Cornell undergraduates with the valuable and unique opportunity to work directly with leading venture capital firms; we host prominent entrepreneurs and venture capitalists as guest lecturers on Cornell's campus; we also provide resources for budding student entrepreneurs.
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Our flagship VC Internship Program provides high-potential Cornell undergraduates with the unparalleled opportunity to learn about the venture capital industry by working directly with leading VC firms.

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Our application closes tonight, 9/23 @ 11:59pm ET!  Please get your applications in and see cornellvc.com/join for the a...
09/23/2020
Join — Cornell Venture Capital

Our application closes tonight, 9/23 @ 11:59pm ET! Please get your applications in and see cornellvc.com/join for the application link!

Complete our puzzle. 🧩 Timeline.  Sept 13 & 19 | ClubFestCome say hi!9AM - 12 PM, 2 PM - 5 PM ET Day I Day II Sept 15 & 21 | Info SessionsFind out what we’re all about.8 PM - 9 PM ET Session I Session II Sept 16 & 22 | Cocoa ChatsGeek out with our members!All day — rolling. Meet us ☕️ Se...

Cornell Venture Capital (CVC) is excited to recruit new members for Fall 2020!  We work directly with leading venture ca...
09/12/2020
Join — Cornell Venture Capital

Cornell Venture Capital (CVC) is excited to recruit new members for Fall 2020! We work directly with leading venture capital firms such as GV, BVP, and NEA or their portfolio companies to provide investment analysis and due diligence. As an analyst, you will join a family of passionate individuals and collaborate on different projects focused on investment and portfolio strategy, directly receiving feedback from venture capital partners and your dedicated project managers along the way.

CVC welcomes applicants of all backgrounds. Having diversity in perspectives is critical to our ability to provide unique insights and understanding of industries shaped by technology in a rapidly changing world. We are looking for people who challenge conventional thinking, think deeply, and have a curiosity for technology.

To learn more, join us for an information session, our interview workshop, or sign up to be paired with a member of CVC for an informal cocoa chat! Attendance at all events is completely optional and the dress code is casual throughout our recruitment process.

Info Sessions (Zoom links online): 9/15 and 9/21 @ 8-9PM EST
Interview Workshop (RSVP on our website): 9/18 @ 8-9PM EST

Cocoa Chats: https://rb.gy/iwhtvb
Application (Due 9/23 @ 11:59pm ET): https://rb.gy/wmoue6
For more information, visit cornellvc.com/join

Complete our puzzle. 🧩 Timeline.  Sept 13 & 19 | ClubFestCome say hi!9AM - 12 PM, 2 PM - 5 PM ET Day I Day II Sept 15 & 21 | Info SessionsFind out what we’re all about.8 PM - 9 PM ET Session I Session II Sept 16 & 22 | Cocoa ChatsGeek out with our members!All day — rolling. Meet us ☕️ Se...

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01/31/2020

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Perspectives of Womxn of Color in Venture Capital
11/17/2019

Perspectives of Womxn of Color in Venture Capital

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11/15/2019

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Interested in meeting our members and learning more about Cornell Venture Capital? Sign up for chats and get your questi...
09/17/2019
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09/17/2019

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"These early versions proved that there was an inherent need for online marketplaces, but the success of their business ...
05/06/2019
Predicting The Future Of Marketplaces

"These early versions proved that there was an inherent need for online marketplaces, but the success of their business model implementation was dependent on a smartphone platform — something that was without any real precedent."

Michael Ogongo '20 shares his thoughts on the future of consumer marketplaces.

The future of marketplaces is moving from low-touch goods to high-touch goods.

Thanks to everyone that we've met over the last couple of days! Our Spring 2019 applications are due TONIGHT at 11:59 PM...
02/07/2019

Thanks to everyone that we've met over the last couple of days! Our Spring 2019 applications are due TONIGHT at 11:59 PM - we look forward to reading them! Visit cornellvc.com/application to submit your application.

Please note applications are now due 11:59 on Thursday February 7 NOT Saturday February 9 to accommodate for more interv...
02/04/2019

Please note applications are now due 11:59 on Thursday February 7 NOT Saturday February 9 to accommodate for more interview slots.Applications be found at cornellvc.com/application.

Cornell Venture Capital (CVC) provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to work directly with leading venture capital firms and their portfolio companies. We are excited to open our Spring 2019 recruitment cycle. Please visit cornellvc.com for more information.

Both information sessions contain the same information and all events are optional. Sign up for cocoa chats at bit.ly/cvc-cocoa. Dress code is casual.

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09/10/2018

Reminder that our first information session will be today in Kennedy Hall eHub starting at 6:15pm. We're looking forward to seeing everyone!

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09/07/2018

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03/08/2018
The Want Project

We're very proud to support The Want Project's efforts on Cornell's campus to fight for equality. In honor of International Women's Day, please check out their video below!

The Want Project is a celebration of the dreams and goals women have for themselves, while recognizing the constraints placed on them by society. Let's stand together to be aware about biases that exists against women, encourage allyship, and be bold for change because #timesup #internationalwomensday
Note: The participants read sentences collected from women at Cornell.

*Please contact the page before using the video on a public platform

Background music: Rise by Andra Day
Project: Shaibyaa Rajbhandari
Video: JJ Erpaiboon
Creative Consultant: Kate Huffman

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02/05/2018

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02/05/2018

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Women in VC under way! Thanks to everyone that made it possible!
11/16/2017

Women in VC under way! Thanks to everyone that made it possible!

Thank you to everyone who came out to the CVC Information Sessions this past week! We had a fantastic time getting to kn...
09/15/2017

Thank you to everyone who came out to the CVC Information Sessions this past week! We had a fantastic time getting to know each and everyone of you, and we hope we answered all of your questions.

If you missed the information sessions, do not worry! The CVC Fall 2017 Application is still open, and it will be so until Sunday, September 17 at noon.

To apply, visit CVC's website at http://cornellvc.com or apply directly at http://bit.ly/2eyTOk5. We look forward to talking with you soon!

Due to popular demand, we've moved our information sessions to 7pm for both days at the same location. Our team is excit...
09/08/2017

Due to popular demand, we've moved our information sessions to 7pm for both days at the same location. Our team is excited to see you all there!

The Cornell Venture Capital Club (CVC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our VC Analyst Program.

CVC provides Cornell undergraduates the unparalleled opportunity to learn more about the venture capital industry by working directly with leading VC firms and the start-ups they invest in. Past and current VC partners include Google Ventures (GV), Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Omidyar Technology Ventures, OpenView, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Cayuga Venture Fund, and more.

Check out the event for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/458993961167702

Check us out at cornellvc.com or apply directly here: http://bit.ly/2eyTOk5

09/03/2017

The Cornell Venture Capital Club (CVC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our VC Analyst Program.

CVC provides Cornell undergraduates the unparalleled opportunity to learn more about the venture capital industry by working directly with leading VC firms and the start-ups they invest in. Past and current VC partners include Google Ventures (GV), Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Omidyar Technology Ventures, OpenView, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Cayuga Venture Fund, and more.

Come join us at Kennedy Hall, eHub, during our two info-sessions at 6pm on Tuesday 9/12 and Thursday 9/14.

Check us out at cornellvc.com or apply directly here: http://bit.ly/2eyTOk5

The Cornell Venture Capital Club (CVC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our VC Analyst ...
09/03/2017

The Cornell Venture Capital Club (CVC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our VC Analyst Program.

CVC provides Cornell undergraduates the unparalleled opportunity to learn more about the venture capital industry by working directly with leading VC firms and the start-ups they invest in. Past and current VC partners include Google Ventures (GV), Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Omidyar Technology Ventures, OpenView, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Cayuga Venture Fund, and more.

Check out the event for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/458993961167702

Check us out at cornellvc.com or apply directly here: http://bit.ly/2eyTOk5

05/24/2017

Congratulations to our graduating seniors in the Class of 2017! Each and every one of you has had a fantastic impact on CVC, and we look forward to all of the incredible things you accomplish in the future.

Thank you to our team for a fantastic Spring 2017! We look forward to returning with more exciting projects and pursuits...
05/05/2017

Thank you to our team for a fantastic Spring 2017! We look forward to returning with more exciting projects and pursuits in the fall.

Cornell Venture Capital Club
05/05/2017

Cornell Venture Capital Club

The Cornell Venture Capital Club (CVC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our VC Analyst ...
01/31/2017

The Cornell Venture Capital Club (CVC) is pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for our VC Analyst Program.

CVC provides Cornell undergraduates the unparalleled opportunity to learn more about the venture capital industry by working directly with leading VC firms and the start-ups they invest in. Past and current VC partners include Google Ventures (GV), Bessemer Venture Partners, Accel Partners, Omidyar Technology Ventures, OpenView, New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Cayuga Venture Fund, and more.

Check out the event for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/1428229567197115/

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09/09/2015

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09/13/2014

Just a reminder that Fall 2014 applications for the Cornell Venture Capital Club are due tomorrow, Sunday 9/14 at 11:59PM.

To apply:
1. Fill out application at http://www.cornellvc.com/#recruitment
2. Send your resume in PDF format to [email protected]

We look forward to reading your applications!

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09/06/2014

Cornell Venture Capital Club's cover photo

CVC Social!!!
11/23/2013

CVC Social!!!

Our VC Team at CVC is working with a VC Partner on a public blog! Check out this article that was just featured on CiteW...
08/05/2013
For the wearable revolution to take off, accuracy must improve

Our VC Team at CVC is working with a VC Partner on a public blog! Check out this article that was just featured on CiteWorld!

Accurately tracking activity is challenging because of the tradeoffs required between sensors, processing data, battery life, supporting multiple form factors, and cost. The huge differences between devices that are available today demonstrate that devices are not accurate. This will have to change…

04/18/2013

Come hear Brian Kannry (Principal at Court Square Ventures) speak about VC and Startups today at 3:00 pm in Sage 141!

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Sage Hall, Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
14853

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Past Project Examples Sequoia Capital Sequoia is one of Silicon Valley's most influential venture capital firms Boasts a portfolio of companies including Google, YouTube, PayPal, Yahoo!, and Oracle Invests in companies all over the world, and has offices in the U.S., China, India, and Israel Tula Technology Tula technology is a Sequoia Capital portfolio company Tula Technology develops solutions for fuel processing in combustion engines Its solutions include a digital signal processor that provides the requirements to manage fuel What We Did Partnered with a General Partner and the Head of Campus Recruiting of Sequoia, and the CEO of Tula Technology Performed significant market research, financial modeling, and qualitative strategic analysis Utilized a team of 10 interns who worked throughout the year and into the summer to create a go to market strategy for Tula Castile Ventures Castile Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm Invests in companies in the mobility, software, digital media, and communications industries What We Did Performed market research and expansion analysis for Castile and one of their portfolio companies Partnered with a General Partner at Castile ventures and the CEO of the aforementioned portfolio company Cayuga Venture Fund Cayuga Venture Fund specializes in seed to growth stage investments The firm prefers to invest in patent protected core technology companies It typically invests in companies with a connection to Cornell University located in upstate New York What We Did Assisted CVF with its analysis of a potential investment Conducted a competitive analysis, a patent analysis, and a market analysis Synthesized a conclusion based upon data collected and analysis conducted DFJ Gotham Invests in all sub-sectors of the IT space, including e-commerce and network infrastructure Prefers to be the first institutional investor in a company Investments range from $1M to $3M What We Did Completed an analysis of the competitive landscape of one of DFJ Gotham's portfolio companies Compiled an extensive list of competitor companies and gathered relevant data on each Partnered with a Principal ad DJF and a director of their portfolio company New Atlantic Ventures New Atlantic Ventures (NAV) is an early-stage venture capital fund NAV's portfolio of companies have generated over $600 million of revenue NAV focuses on four main sectors: wireless, new media, online services and breakthrough technologies What We Did Completed market research and competitive analyses for one of NAV's portfolio companies Analyzed competitive landscapes and made specific recommendations, which were subsequently implemented Partnered with two Managing Partners at NAV and the Chief Marketing Officer at their portfolio company Dream Tiger Equities DTE is a VC firm in the social media space Actively invests in New York City digital media startups Its advisors have more than $40 billion completed deal volume What We Did Analyzed the M&A activity of 15 large technology companies such as Google and Apple Identified categories of acquisitions by tech firms such as purchases for complementary products or engineering talent Cataloged the cash and equity component of each acquisition target's purchase price Akkadian Ventures Focuses solely on providing early liquidity to founders, early employees, and seed investors Specialize in small transactions from $100K to $2M What We Did Worked with the co-founder of Akkadian Ventures on a proprietary investment analysis project Analyzed an extensive list of potential investment companies based on a set of given investment criteria Clearstone Venture Partners Clearstone Venture Partners specializes in seed and early stage investments The firm seeks to invest in technology markets, including software, consumer, and infrastructure The firm prefers to invest between $3 million to $15 million and can increase its investment size in special situations What We Did Assisted the firm in its analysis of the investment potential within a particular real estate subsector Conducted market research, gathered quantitative data, utilized regression and financial modeling techniques Synthesized a cogent investability thesis based on collected data and our team's analytic techniques Court Square Ventures Court Square Ventures (CSV) is a venture capital firm specializing in early stage investments CSV seeks to invest in the communications, information technology, and media sectors What We Did Analyzed historical VC investments for a particular type of portfolio company Carried out a broad analysis for a range of VC fund vintages and identified portfolio companies of a specific type Partnered with the Principal at Court Square Ventures

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