TULSA, March 4, 2021 – Venture For America, a two-year paid fellowship program for recent college grads pursuing careers in entrepreneurship, has announced that it will expand to Tulsa. Venture For America (VFA) aims to create economic opportunity in American cities by equipping the next generation with skills and
Press Release: Venture For America Expands to Tulsa, Oklahoma
Press Release: Scotwork North America Partners with Venture For America
BEDMINSTER, NJ – Aug. 25, 2020 – Scotwork North America announced today their partnership with Venture For America. This collaboration comes in an effort to transform and influence how the next generation of entrepreneurs and dealmakers negotiate.
“There’s a tremendous amount of conflict in this world and being able to
Press Release: Venture For America Hires Director in San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO – Aug. 11, 2020 – Venture For America has announced the hiring of Sarah Olivarez to serve as its San Antonio Community Director. Venture For America is a nonprofit that places recent college graduates in two-year fellowships at startups and social impact organizations across 14
Press Release: Venture For America Partners with Desai Sethi Foundation
DETROIT – June 1, 2020 – Venture For America is partnering with the Desai Sethi Foundation to launch The DSF Social Impact Fellowship for VFA, a social impact initiative that will allow Fellows to work alongside local for-profit, nonprofit and government entities that have been impacted
Venture for America, Uber and UBS Partner Together to Help 300 Women and People of Color Become Entrepreneurs by 2021
June 13, 2019
Partnering Together to Change the Face of Entrepreneurship
Venture For America (VFA), a two-year fellowship program for recent college graduates interested in entrepreneurship and working in a fast-paced, innovative startup environment, announced that it has launched a new initiative
Venture for America fellows bringing diversity of thought to KC tech, investment firms
June 11, 2019
By Austin Barnes
Venture for America fellows are flocking to Kansas City, said Kate Loar.
“Venture For America’s initial Kansas City champions: the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Pepper, KCRise Fund, and Super Dispatch set the groundwork for growth in KC,” noted Loar, VFA director
Baltimore hosted Venture For America’s regional job fair connecting new Fellows and startups
May 6, 2019
By Dawn Musil
Venture For America’s 2019 job fair for the northeast region was held Friday, May 3, at the R. House Garage in Baltimore’s Remington neighborhood, welcoming 50 incoming 2019 fellows for interviews with 34 companies.
Venture For America is a fellowship program
Venture For America strengthens Miami program with $150,000 from Knight Foundation and hires local Program Director
Brandon Mitchell joins Venture For America as Director of Miami program, thanks to support from Knight Foundation
MIAMI — May 1, 2019 — Venture For America (VFA), a two-year fellowship program that connects top college graduates with local businesses, announced that it has hired Brandon Mitchell to serve as
Venture For America Hosts 2019 Regional Job Fair in Cleveland
VFA partners with Northeast Ohio supporters to help diverse entrepreneurs connect with talent at Midwest Job Fair.
April 12, 2019
Venture For America, a two-year fellowship program for recent college graduates, and KeyBank Business Build and Boost program have teamed up to help local business owners grow their teams
Venture for America brings its ‘matchmaking’ event back to Birmingham
April 8, 2019
By Michael Tomberlin
For the second time in three years, Birmingham played host to the regional job fair that matches Venture for America (VFA) fellows with startup and innovation companies.
Innovation Depot was the site of the event April 5, which has more in common
Press Release: Cleveland Selected to Host Venture For America National Accelerator
For the first time in its five-year run, VFA selected Cleveland, Ohio as the host city for its national 4-month accelerator program.
On March 15, 2019 Venture For America announced that its national 2019 accelerator program will be held in Cleveland. The Venture For America accelerator offers VFA Fellow-Founders
Cleveland Selected to Host Venture For America National Accelerator
This article originally appeared in Cleveland.com.
By Emily Bamforth
Cleveland will house Venture for America’s business accelerator this year after a bid process against Cincinnati and Columbus.
The program offers fledgling entrepreneurs co-working space, housing and a network of people and funders to help them in