MBA and college students have an exciting opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of social and environmental impact investing, gaining valuable, first-hand experience in how impact investments are evaluated and made, and how angel networks operate. You can have direct interaction with active investors, and gain marketable skills.

Analyst-Intern Responsibilities:

  • Identify and evaluate social impact startups
  • Conduct research on prospective investments
  • Perform initial due diligence and score against key metrics
  • Participate in initial pitch calls
  • Advocate and promote companies using data and market factors
Qualifications:
  • Passionate about entrepreneurship and impact
  • Currently an MBA student, or alternatively a Masters or PhD student in the fields of either Life Sciences or Environmental Sciences
  • For MBA students:
    • Analytical Skills – ability to analyze financial statements, business strategy, markets and/or technology
    • Knowledge of Marketing, Business Development, Sales and/or Engineering
  • For Masters or PhD students: strong technical domain knowledge
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively

Marketing-Intern Responsibilities:

The network continually works to bring more angel investors into our network, thereby increasing our financial capability to fund companies. We are seeking an intern to help with defining and implementing our marketing outreach to potential investors, including:

  • Performing primary market research with angel investors and social-impact CEOs
  • Proposing marketing strategies to reach potential angels and impact CEOs
  • Developing marketing communication material and helping to implement marketing campaigns
Qualifications:
  • Passionate about impact
  • Currently an upper division undergrad student or an MBA student
  • Experience in marketing, either through advanced school work or work in industry
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively

These opportunities are for volunteers; wish we had sufficient funds to pay you!

To start the process of plugging into an exciting, cause-driven, angel network, please email juan.thurman@swanimpact.org.

And here are the Application forms:
Business Analyst Intern Survey Form 2021-11-10
Marketing Intern Survey Form 2020-11-09