EMPOWERING DIVERSE STUDENT TALENT

 Zane Access™ University

Zane AccessU is an entrepreneurial support program designed to supplement existing university entrepreneurial programming to help provide access to critical entrepreneurial support and capital to diverse student founders.

We focus on educating and supporting student entrepreneurs to help bridge the gap in student-led ventures across college and university systems.

Zane Access™ University Innovation Weekend

Zane Access University Innovation Weekend begins Friday, October 14th, 2022. ZAIW is here to provide diverse students with exposure to tech and venture career paths. Stay tuned for more details......

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BECOME A SCHOLAR IN RESIDENCE

Our Scholars in Residence (SIR) Program is a three (3) month internship that supports Zane Venture Fund and Zane Access.

SIR's receive unparalleled exposure to top-level VCs from across the country, not only through the position itself but also through monthly Ask Me Anything sessions with VCs and industry experts.

SIRs gain hands-on experience and actionable skills in all aspects of a venture capital fund.

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TESTIMONIALS FROM OUR PREVIOUS SIRS...

ALEXIS GWYNN, CORNELL

"I absolutely adore the commitment to diversity. I really admire the setup of the 3 branches in order to maximize the impact and access to resources for diverse founders. I am interested in impact ventures and hope to delve into that in my experience with this startup."

JASMINE KING

"I have admired the work of Zane since I first became interested in the industry of Venture Capital. My desire to work with Zane stemmed from the desire to learn from a leading venture firm that aims to enhance equity within the VC space."

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