Student Involvement

Are you are Fletcher student interested in the work of the Institute for Business in the Global Context? There are plenty of ways to get involved!

Learn about all the opportunities at IBGC below:


The IBGC Experiential Learning Fund (ELF) offers financial support for a wide range of student activities at Fletcher. Learn more about all the funding opportunities at for student research, conferences, and other academic and professional activities:


The IBGC hosts and supports various events on campus and elsewhere. Stay tuned as we announce more speakers, conferences, and other gatherings throughout the year. Be sure to follow us on Twitter for regular updates.

  • Speaker Series | an ongoing lecture series featuring speakers from diverse business backgrounds who share their experiences and insights with the Fletcher student body | CONTACT
  • Building Bridges | annual SovereigNet conference examining the burgeoning gap between global infrastructure needs and institutional investing | October 12, 2017 | CONTACT
  • Greece's Turn | latest installment in conference series examining a specific region at a major inflection point | CONTACT
  • Inclusion, Inc. | annual inclusion forum that explores the nature and future of inclusive and sustainable growth | CONTACT
  • Fletcher Reads the Newspaper | each semester, a panel of multidisciplinary Fletcher faculty bring current business headlines into open conversation | October 25, 2017 | CONTACT
    • Fletcher D-Prize | poverty solutions venture competition for aspiring Fletcher entrepreneurs with rewards of up to $20,000 in seed funding | INFO SESSION: September 25, 2017 | CONTACT
    • CFA Challenge | annual global competition that provides university students with hands-on mentoring and intensive training in financial analysis supported by SovereigNET | CONTACT
    • Economist Case Study Competition | case study competition for business students presented Kerrisdale Capital and The Economist | CONTACT
    • MBA Impact Investing Network and Training (MIINT) | an experiential learning program designed to give students at business and graduate schools a hands-on education in impact investing | CONTACT

    Periodically, opportunities will arise for students to work with the Institute for Business in the Global Context. When these positions become available, they will be posted here as well as announced to the broader Fletcher community.