IVCA Welcomes 2019 IVCA Scholars

IVCA Welcomes 2019 IVCA Scholars

June 12, 2019

The IVCA Scholar Program is intended to create an inclusive industry with more gender, racial and ethnic diversity by providing students exposure to a possible career in the venture capital/private equity industry.

Introducing our 2019 IVCA Scholar cohort:

  1. Ms. Kennedy Daniels
  2. Mr. Vamshi Eppanapally
  3. Ms. Taylor Folwell
  4. Ms. Katherine Lee
  5. Ms. Sneha Mathew
  6. Ms. Katie (Katherine) Neill
  7. Ms. Meaghan O'Hara
  8. Ms. Pavani Pandravada
  9. Ms. Anna Prisco
  10. Ms. Rachel Rosa
  11. Ms. Ananya Vasagiri

Quick Facts:

  • 10 women and 1 man
  • 2 Rising Seniors (graduation 2020)
  • 9 Rising Juniors (graduation 2021)
  • Average & Median GPA is 3.7

Will intern for 10 weeks at the following firms:

  • 50 South Capital
  • Growth Catalyst Partners
  • Hyde Park Venture Partners
  • OCA Ventures
  • ParkerGale
  • Pritzker Private Capital
  • Prairie Capital
  • Sandbox Industries
  • Sterling Partners
  • The Vistria Group
  • Wind Point Partners

Majors represented:

  • 4 Finance
  • 3 Economics
  • 1 Business Administration  
  • 1 Global Business
  • 1 Operations Management/Information Systems
  • 1 Philosophy and History   

From the following States:

  • 2 from New Jersey
  • 3 from Illinois
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Missouri
  • New York
  • Texas

Attending the Following Schools:

  • 4 from University of Illinois – Urbana
  • 4 from U Chicago
  • Fordham
  • Notre Dame
  • Washington University