10,000 Entrepreneurs (10KE), a scholarship initiative

10,000 Entrepreneurs (10KE) is a scholarship initiative created by Alumni Ventures, a network -powered venture capital firm.  10KE awards scholarships to undergraduate students to encourage their pursuit of entrepreneurial projects and careers.  In 2022, 10KE will award a $2,000 scholarship to 25 undergraduate students.  To qualify for the scholarship, students must either 1) have a summer internship with a startup or innovation-oriented company or 2) plan to work on their own startup. The scholarship can be used to supplement the student’s living expenses while they are pursuing a summer internship at a startup or to fund startup costs for their own ventureApply by March 15, 2022 to be considered for a 10KE Scholarship.

By Julia Coppola
Julia Coppola Senior Administrative Assistant