Application Deadline: September 10, 2018
Applications are invited for a 6-month fellowship to study Financial Technology and Entrepreneurship at University of California, Berkeley. The fellowship is sponsored by the Spar Nord Fonden.
The program offers comprehensive courses in Economics, Statistics, Engineering and Innovation with internationally recognized professors.
Degree Level: This a 6-month fellowship to study Financial Technology and Entrepreneurship at University of California, Berkeley.
Study Subject: The program offers comprehensive courses in Economics, Statistics, Engineering and Innovation.
- Full financial support and housing
- Access to an international and interdisciplinary environment in one of the most stimulating and fast-paced business ecosystems worldwide
Applicants should have:
- A desire to move FinTech and entrepreneurial thinking forward and bring expertise back home to Denmark
- Excellent communication skills (oral and written) in English
Place of Study: USA
Number of Fellowships : We are seeking 5 talented, motivated and energetic scholars to pioneer the program from January1st to June 30th, 2019.
Eligible Countries: Students from Denmark are eligible to apply.
- Current enrollment at the Masters Level in Software Engineering, Data Science, Computer Science, Finance, Economics or a related field in Denmark
- Interest in financial technology
Submit your application to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 10, 2018.
An application must include:
- A personal statement explaining motivation and interest (1 page)
- An entrepreneurial FinTech idea. As an example, this could be within the areas of artificial intelligence or blockchain.
- A 2-minute video pitch, presenting the proposed project
- A complete academic transcript
It is possible, but not required, to write the application with the support and involvement of a tenured professor or lecturer from your university.
The successful candidates will take a full semester of courses, earning credit towards their degree programs in Denmark.
For more information, you may visit the official website.