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Building Entrepreneurial Leaders Program

Building Entrepreneurial Leaders Program

We are pleased to host the Building Entrepreneurial Leaders program, a week-long sophomore diversity program designed to give undergraduate students an opportunity to learn first-hand what it is like to be a consultant.

Program Overview

Program Overview

The Building Entrepreneurial Leaders (BEL) Program is a highly selective program focused on giving top students of Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx and American Indian descent the opportunity to strengthen their business and leadership skill set while gaining exposure to consulting. 

The BEL program is available in most US offices and Toronto and is typically held in August, so students can fulfill other summer obligations before attending BEL. 

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The BEL program is a highly selective program focused on providing top students of Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx and American Indian descent the opportunity to strengthen their business and leadership skill set while gaining exposure to Bain. 

Program Information

Program Information

 

The five-day program will include:

  • An introduction to the strategy consulting career and the accelerated learning opportunities it provides for top undergraduate students
  • Interactive training sessions that will introduce you to the business and leadership skills needed to solve real-world business problems
  • The opportunity to tackle an important business issue for a Bain client and present your findings to leadership, working side-by-side with a  case team
  • Mentorship from an experienced consultant who will actively coach you through solving a business problem
  • Social and networking events, to have fun and get to know other program participants and our colleagues
  • We will provide a stipend for participation in the program

 

Characteristics of a "Building Entrepreneurial Leaders" candidate:

  • Outstanding academic performance
  • Strong leadership and team skills
  • Energized by solving tough problems and driving real impact
  • Current sophomore/2nd year from Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx and American Indian descent, who plans to graduate in winter 2022 or spring/summer 2023

 

How to apply:

  • The BEL application will be available from January 11th, 2021 – February 28th, 2021 via the recruiting portal
  • Resume, cover letter & unofficial transcript will be required

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