Intern with the Entrepreneurship World Cup 2020: The world's largest startup competition democratizing entrepreneurship across the globe at The Global Education and Leadership Foundation

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Employer: The Global Education and Leadership Foundation

Expires: 07/01/2020

Entrepreneurship World Cup 2020Join the world’s largest global entrepreneurship ecosystem connecting investors, venture capitalists, experts and entrepreneurs to build the next generation of companies to help solve the world’s greatest challengesEWC 2020 Internship and Volunteer ProgrammeThe Global Education & Leadership Foundation welcomes young individuals with a bias for ethics, change making, and decisive action to join the 2020 Internship and Volunteering Programs with the Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC). The Program will give successful candidates immense exposure to the field of entrepreneurship and innovation globally, as well as event management and project planning, and much more. Candidates will become part of a young international team and will be able to contribute to the ongoing project in multiple ways.Preferred Skills: Creativity, strong written and verbal communication skills, research experience and tech savvyKeywords: Global Technology, Venture Capital, and Startup EcosystemAbout tGELF:The Global Education & Leadership Foundation (tGELF) is a non-profit that seeks to identify and nurture leadership skills in individuals who are rooted in the values of ethics and altruism with a bias for decisive action. Since 2008, our innovative curriculum on ethical leadership and entrepreneurship has reached 14 countries for over 3 million students. In 2016, we organized the first ever Global Citizen Festival India concert in Mumbai, which impacted the lives of over 500 million people and raised over $6.38 bn dollars in commitments from governments, philanthropists, and multilaterals for the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Our other flagship projects include the Shuruaat Bus initiative, in partnership with NITI Aayog, Government of India, and Facebook, leading to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad, as well as various contests and conferences featuring renowned speakers.About Entrepreneurship World Cup 2020:Any idea. Any Stage. Everywhere. Entrepreneurship World Cup is one of the world’s largest and most diverse entrepreneurship competitions in the world. In our inaugural launch in 2019, we received over 100,000 applications from 187 countries in the effort to democratize entrepreneurship and solve the problem of job creation globally.  This year we plan to take the EWC experience to another level! We take the best aspects of any global sporting event: FIFA World Cup, NCAA Basketball Tournament, The Olympics, NFL Playoffs, Cricket World Cup and more to create an unforgettable gamified experience for entrepreneurs, viewers and all stakeholders. Imagine an entrepreneurship competition with startup v. startup knockout rounds, audience voting, jerseys, fantasy leagues, city competitions, national finals, and one of the coolest Global FInals where 111 of the best startups in the world will compete for 1 Billion USD worth of cash and in-kind prizes!Are you convinced yet? EWC is not just a pitch competition, it’s a life-changing experience. It’s the World Cup for Startups. Join us! An Internship with the EWC team is an enriching, hands-on experience providing our candidates with exposure to diverse projects. EWC Projects would require interns to engage or assist with the following activities:   Participating in strategy meetings to brainstorm ideas for new and innovative solutionsEngaging with the marketing team to monitor various campaigns using the latest research tools Market research and identifying the best global partners Supporting EWC online strategy and eventsRecommending tech solutions and integrations for EWC platformsAfter undergoing an interview process, successful candidates will be asked whether they would want to join as volunteers or full-time interns, depending on their time availability. There are two tracks to get involved and contribute with your unique skills: volunteering and interning. Volunteers with EWC contribute to our work on a flexible basis determined by your availability and expertise. Interns work full-time with us each day. A limited number of paid internships are available for highly qualified individuals.Whether you join as a volunteer or an intern, you will have the fun of participating in our unique gamification system which puts these teams in a competition to reach their goals! The teams will set monthly objectives, and the teams who reach theirs will win curated incentives!Core Teams & Goals: Technology Team: Techies. The team enjoys finding tech solutions for cool productsEWC Platform – creating user profiles, screening tech startups and from around the worldVirtual Events Platform – researching use cases and applicable tech platform solutions  Marketing Team: Creative gurus. This team creates interesting contentDraft communications to EWC stakeholders Collect interesting content in the media and at events on the EWC impact story  Partnerships Team: Community managers. This team identifies best global partnershipsResearch the best partners and people on the planet in media, tech, venture capital, corporates and social impact spacesDetermine collaboration and integration elements for partnerships Online Events Team: Experience curators. They work to make our online events fun and gamifiedCreate the rulebook and manuals for partners to run high-quality global competitionsResearch best practices for some of the world’s coolest reality shows and sporting experiences to make our events and competition fun and excitingWe are also hiring for select full time positions. If you’re interested in learning more about our Social Media & Marketing Lead; Content & Community Lead; Product Manager; or volunteer and internship opportunities with tGELF’s community action platform, uLEAD, email us at platform@tgelf.org. Remuneration: Applicable for a select number of highly qualified intern candidatesLocation: RemoteHow to apply: Interested parties should send a detailed resume to platform@tgelf.org