As follow up to Path to Private Equity sessions, we are thrilled about a great opportunity.
Vista Equity Partners is a U.S.-based investment firm with offices in Austin, Chicago, New York City, Oakland, and San Francisco with more than $57 billion in cumulative capital commitments.
Vista Equity Partners has a Private Equity Internship and Fellowship program. This program offers diverse students a Private Equity internship, as well as a $25,000 scholarship.
Please note the following 4 things and Take Action as soon as possible.
1. What is the Frontier Fellows Program: The program is designed to ensure opportunities for women, African Americans, Native Americans, and Latinx candidates. The program gives rising seniors (class of 2022) an opportunity to gain hands-on internship experience during 10 weeks over the 2021 summer in Austin, TX. Selected Fellows will be awarded a $25,000 scholarship as well.
2. What is Private Equity and the Job: Big picture, as an Analyst, you would join an organization focused on investments in software, data, and technology companies. The private equity analyst program provides you with immersive training and hands-on experience to develop valuation, due diligence, and deal execution skills, as well as best practices of portfolio company management. Working with investment professionals of all levels, you will learn from the ground-up how a sector-specific private equity investor identifies, evaluates, and executes on new opportunities.
3. Actions Needed with regard to JumpStart: As we have done throughout the year, JumpStart will be connecting with Vista Equity Partners regarding interest from our network. Complete the 3-5-minute survey by July 21st in order for us to represent your interest.
4. Actions Needed to Apply to The Fellowship: Candidates will need to complete an application with Vista Equity Partners. We encourage you to apply asap at the link below. When candidates apply, you will be asked how you heard about this position. You should select Other and can further specify Jumpstart.