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Case Competition Opportunity: Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

Modified: February 22, 2017

The Yale Graduate Student Consulting Club (YGCC) is delighted to host our 6th Annual Consulting Case Competition this spring. We would like to extend an invitation to all undergraduate, graduate and professional students and postdocs who are interested in management consulting.

Save the Date: Friday, March 31st, 2017

Timeline:
March 10 - Application Deadline
March 16 - Invitations sent to top 24 teams
March 23 - Case Release
March 31 - Competition Day: Presentations and Networking Reception

Information Sessions: If you are interested in attending our information sessions, either on February 23rd or February 24th at 7pm EST, please reply to Janelle Lora (janelle.lora@yale.edu) so we may send you a link to web conference into the event.

The Case Competition: Participating teams will present solutions to an exciting real-world business problem, as they compete for prize money and recognition.

Reasons to Apply:

1. Develop your consulting case skills and get a taste of what consulting is like

2. Network with professional consultants from top firms such as McKinsey, L.E.K, and Simon-Kucher Partners.

3. Cash prizes ($3500 pool)

Eligibility Criteria:

1. Any Northwestern undergraduate, graduate student (PhD, JD, MD or Non-MBA masters) or postdoctoral fellow. Each team is limited to have at most one undergraduate student.

2. Interested in management consulting; business background is not required

3. Women and other underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply

Start assembling your 4-5 member team now!

We are now accepting applications through our website: http://www.yalegradstudentconsulting.org/ygcc-case-competition. Decisions will be made on a rolling basis, so preference will be given to those who apply early. If you have any questions in the meantime, please contact Janelle Lora (janelle.lora@yale.edu).

To learn more about consulting-related professional development opportunities at Northwestern, join the Advanced Degree Consulting Alliance (ADCA).

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