SUMMER BUSINESS SCHOLARS PROGRAM

THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO BOOTH SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

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The Summer Business Scholars Program brings together a diverse group of students from around the world for an immersive, three-week learning experience grounded in Chicago Booth’s rigorous and multidisciplinary approach. Hear more from our faculty and former scholars.


EXPLORE THE 2018 SBSP EXPERIENCE

For those of you early in your college careers, Chicago Booth’s Summer Business Scholars Program (SBSP) is designed to help you build your business acumen and prepare yourself for future internships and full-time jobs. The three-week program provides a model environment for bold future leaders to strengthen their grasp of business frameworks through an experiential curriculum delivered by world-renowned faculty and industry experts.

Scholars graduate with heightened analytical skills, an unparalleled global network, and the groundwork to turn insight into action. With SBSP, you will return to your undergraduate institution or head to your first job or internship with a newfound confidence, a distinct competitive advantage, and a global network of friends. Below you'll see real-time updates and reflections from this year's class of scholars. 


SBSP SCHEDULE OVERVIEW

Below is only a small sampling of weekly activities.


Business Focus Corporate Visits Professional Development Exploring Chicago
Week 1 Financial and Managerial Accounting Goldman Sachs
Cara
Embracing and Leveraging Your Approach to Conflict
Architectural Boat Tour
"Chicago Style" Class Dinner
Week 2 Marketing & Innovation
Negotiations
Morningstar Networking Etiquette
Team Problem Solving

Chicago Cubs Game
Week 3 Integrated Strategic Management Bain & Company Booth Alumni Panel
Presenting Your Best Self
Recruiting 101
Graduation Ceremony

 

FOLLOW ALL THREE WEEKS OF THE SBSP JOURNEY

Read our weekly student blog posts below or check out #BoothSBSP to see live updates.


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2018 SBSP Scholars: Why I Chose to Participate

Fifty students from 15 different countries met in Chicago as part of the SBSP Class of 2018. Hear what motivated them to do the program. 

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