IVCA Membership - Illinois Venture Capital Association


Interested in the 2023 IVCA Scholar Program?  Click HERE!

From 2007 through 2022, we have hosted 78 students at 29 VC/PE firms.  The summer program introduces the Scholars to the Illinois VC/PE industry through:

  • 10-week assignment to an Illinois investor firms
  • Presentations from multiple VC/PE firms
  • Visits with professional advisor firms
  • Social networking opportunities
  • Network building opportunities
  • Financial modeling program/certification

We hope to bend the arc of progress by growing the pool of available and qualified, diverse candidates.

The 2022 IVCA Scholar class includes 14 students from:

  • Dartmouth
  • Northwestern University
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Scholars begin their summer with a four half-day program of On Boarding. IVCA appreciates the participation of all who shared their expertise with our students!

Meet the Class of 2022 HERE!