The Maize & Blue Endowment Fund is currently extending analyst opportunities to undergraduate and graduate students. Acceptance into the fund is highly competitive, requiring an application and interview. We are looking for candidates that are serious about investment management and willing to commit a substantial amount of their time and energy to the Fund. The Fund has weekly meetings on Tuesday nights from 6:30 to 9:30 throughout the fall and winter semesters, with the opportunity for members to earn up to 4.5 academic credit hours.
Winter 2023 Application Process:
Application Due Date – Wednesday, January 4th
Submit your completed applications + resume and transcript to firstname.lastname@example.org
Feel free to attach any supplementary documents that you deem important for your candidacy
Please reach out to Sujay Kulkarni (email@example.com) or Shrey Dalal (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions you may have about the recruitment process.
- Please analyze any publicly traded U.S. company with a market capitalization between $500 million and $10 billion and provide an investment recommendation with a price target. Your response should include a brief company/ industry overview and a heavy focus on investment thesis and variant view supported by a comprehensive DCF analysis. Responses, excluding exhibits and outputs, should be limited to 2 pages, single-spaced, Times New Roman font 10, narrow margin.
The purpose of this application is to assess both the skills and dedication of each candidate. Satisfactory answers will be thoughtful and demonstrate a superior ability to understand key investment considerations and valuation concepts. Collaboration with other students, with the exception of Sujay and Shrey, is strictly prohibited.
Code of Ethics:
To retain membership in the Fund members must:
- miss no more than 2 meetings per semester
- miss no more than 2 vote forms per semester
- receive satisfactory score from pitch team peer review form