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News and Announcements
Venture for America is coming to Georgetown

Thursday and Friday 9/13-9/14

Venture for America is coming to campus this Thursday and Friday! Sign up for a Coffee Chat or stop by their table at the Career Fair to learn more about exciting entrepreneurial career opportunities and chat with some VFA fellows. VFA offers a great career option for graduates who want to use entrepreneurship to make a difference in the world. 

Coffee Chat with Chelsea Hartney
Thursday, 9/13
3pm-6pm at Saxby's (35th and O)
Sign up here 

VFA Table at the Career Fair
Friday, 9/14
10am-3pm at the Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center Ballroom


Master Panel of Hoyapreneurs

Friday 9/21
3 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Lohrfink Auditorium, Rafik B. Hariri


Award winning alumni entrepreneurs share their lessons learned and war stories on how they've used the power of entrepreneurship to improve the world. All students and alumni are invited to attend.

Confirmed speakers: 
Luke Schoenfelder, Latch
Louisa Santos, Lulu's Ice Cream
Jake DeCicco, Sunniva Super Coffee
Lynn Margherio, Cradles to Crayons
Giana Korth, Tampon Tribe

RSVP here


2018 Georgetown Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards

Thursday 9/20
7 PM - 9 PM
Location: WeWork White House


Join the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Alliance for the annual GEA Awards Celebration where we will honor 6 hoyapreneurs. Don't miss the chance to visit the Georgetown Venture Lab and connect with incredible hoya entrepreneurs!

Student tickets are available for $20, which will include:

- Admittance to GEA Entrepreneurial Awards Presentation and Celebration
- A tour of the brand new Georgetown Venture Lab
- Heavy hors d'oeuvres and beer & wine reception
- Opportunity to receive event swag from awardees
- Photos with Jack the Bulldog, performance by the Chimes, and the ability to network with fellow entrepreneurial hoyas

This year awards are as follows:

- Entrepreneur of the Year: Doug Bouton (C'07), President and COO, Halo Top Creamery

- Best of Hospitality: Jake DeCicco (B'16), Co-Founder & COO, SUNNIVA Super Coffee

- Best of Retail: Monica Ferguson (B'00), Co-Founder & CEO, Solemates

Social Impact: Lynn Margherio (C’88), Founder & CEO, Cradles to Crayons

Best of Tech: Luke Schoenfelder (C’12), Founder & CEO, Latch

Rising Star: Luisa Santos (C’14), Founder, Lulu’s Ice Cream


Get your ticket here


Off Campus Opportunities
Intern Fair at Halcyon Incubator for Grad and Undergrad Students

Friday 9/14
3 PM - 5 PM
Location: Halcyon Incubator


This event will provide Georgetown students with a chance to discover internship opportunities within Halcyon Incubator’s mission-driven startups. Ventures that will be recruiting at the Intern Fair include:

- Annona: Online supply chain management software for all global food companies

- Entrada: Employer-sponsored platform that teaches English to entry-level, service industry employees while they work

- Equal Reality: Creates Diversity and Inclusion training in Virtual Reality

- Hatch: Build the best app for your business

- Localized: Connects students in emerging markets to global professionals who can provide career guidance

- M-Size Me: Digital obesity management tool that allows patients to track their weight goals in real-time

- MemoryWell: Digital storytelling platform to share the life stories of patients with Alzheimer’s or dementia

- Pay Your Tuition Funds: Debt reduction company for private student loans to help college students graduate

- Uplift: Online coaching platform that empowers working women to turn motherhood into a career advantage

- Weird Enough Productions: Media company that uses original content to teach middle and high school students media literacy

Register Here


Vinetta Project's Female Founder Showcase

Wednesday 9/26
6:30 PM - 9 PM
Location: Booz Allen Hamilton Innovation Center


Join the Vinetta Project for its final Showcase of 2018 where four top female founders will pitch for the $20K Venture Challenge. 

Learn more and register here


Finding Internship and Job Opportunities
If you are interested in pursuing a more entrepreneurial job or internship, you can now search and apply for opportunities using the Cawley Career Center's Handshake system. By filling in the filter with "entrepreneurship" you can apply for positions through the site itself.

A few positions found through Handshake that have applications closing in September are:

- Internship at the Economic Empowerment and Entrepreneurship Initiative
- App Development Internship at Visionary Concepts & Van Gogh Consulting, LLP
- Marketing Business Development Intern at MobilizeAmerica

Check out Handshake today!
News from the Venture Lab!
Grand Opening Coming Soon!

Monday 10/1
5 PM - 7 PM
Location: WeWork - 1440 G St.


Join the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative in the Grand Opening of the Georgetown Venture Lab, sponsored by the Leonsis Family! 

Enjoy a light reception after meeting the inaugural cohort of alumni-led startup members of the lab and other members of the broader Georgetown and DC startup communities. 

RSVP Here

EIR Office Hours
Week of 9/10
Tuesday 9/11 
Dave Terzian 
3:30 PM - 4:45PM 

Friday 9/14 
Dave Terzian 
1 PM - 1:45 PM 

Week of 9/17

Tuesday 9/18
Dave Terzian 
3:30 PM - 4:45PM 

Friday 9/21
Dave Terzian 
1 PM - 1:45 PM

Sign up for Office Hours Here!
Mark Your Calendar
Events: 
Venture for America Coffee Chat
Thursday, 9/13


Venture for America at Career Fair 
Friday, 9/14 

Intern Fair at Halcyon Incubator
Friday, 9/14

2018 Georgetown Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards
Thursday, 9/20

Master Panel of Hoyapreneurs
Friday, 9/21


Vinetta Project's Female Founder Showcase
Friday, 9/26


Venture Lab Grand Opening
October 1
New Internships
Undergraduate Opportunities

Tampon Tribe: University Ambassador 

Halcyon: Advancement Intern 

Graduate Opportunities

SOka Tribe: Marketing Intern

Full Time Opportunities

Ordway Labs: Marketing Intern 

Ordway Labs: Sales Intern

For additional internship listings and full job descriptions, CLICK HERE!
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