Fellowship Application

To which fellowship are you applying?
To which fellowship are you applying?
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Please submit essay responses to your desired Center Fellowship below. If you are applying for more than one fellowship, please attach each Center separately.
  • Center for Alternative Investments Fellowship essay: How will your work as a Fellow for the Center of Alternative Investments prepare you for your chosen career path?  Two years from now, how will others describe your work as a CAI Fellow in advancing the impact of the CAI in the alternative investments community? (500 words max) 
  • Emory Marketing Analytics Center Fellowship essays (two in one document):
    • Essay One: please choose one of the following (500 word max):
      • Marketing Fellowship Question: Imagine you are starting your dream business. Briefly describe the business. How would you design marketing and analytics functions from the ground up to support decision making? How would you use (combine) data and psychological insights about consumers?    
      • Analytics Fellowship Question: Imagine you join a large established organization with extensive data on customers’ shopping and transaction histories (such as an Amazon.com). You are tasked with creating strategies that use customer data to create profitable marketing tactics. How would you go about “monetizing” the firm’s customer data?
      • Sports and Fan Analytics Question: Imagine you are the new owner of a sports franchise (you choose the sport and the league). How would you create an analytics function to ensure the success of your new team? What decisions would be driven by analytics?
    • Essay Two: The Marketing Analytics Center creates public facing content through the Fanalytics podcast. Are you interested in assisting with podcast content and distribution? If so, how? (500 word max)
Essay One: Activism and allyship for social and environmental change is often inspired by employees within companies and organizations. Tell us of a time that you advocated for social and / or environmental change where you worked. What did you advocate for, why did you do it, and what were the results? (300 word max) 

Essay Two: @GoizuetaBSI will be launching a new digital engagement platform featuring content written Social Enterprise Fellows focused on how business leaders are addressing inequality and climate change. If you were to write an article, which business leader and company would you feature and why? (300 word max) 
Essay Three: @GoizuetaBSI focuses on a number of initiatives and activities which can be found on our website. Tell us which one initiative or activity you would like to invest your time and skills in and why. (300 word max)  
Essay One: Describe any prior entrepreneurial, early-stage investing, and/or corporate innovation experience you have had, OR describe a new promising idea you would like to bring to life. In particular, explain what skill sets, resources, or connections you think being a Fellow might build in pursuing your “venturing” aspirations. 

Essay Two: Looking at CEI's activities and focus areas (1. entrepreneurship, 2. early-stage investing 3. Innovation), please tell us which ONE initiative, activity, or partnership you would like to invest your time in and why, and any improvements/augmentation you might help spearhead. 
Please attach a doc or pdf version of your essay. Make sure that your name is included in the document. If you are applying for more than one fellowship, please attach each essay separately.

If you are applying for more than one center fellowship, please attach the additional essay here.