As a EBV volunteer you're able to give back to those that have given so much for this country. We offer a number of different volunteer opportunites for every type of individual. There are positions for those that have entrepreneurial experience of their own that they would like to share as well as opportunities for the more creative individuals that would like to help with executing the event. We also offer an opportunity for individuals that are open to helping out with the program on an 'as needed' basis. Below are descriptions of the volunteer positions our program offers. For any questions regarding volunteer opportunites, please visit the Contact Us page.
Click here to apply for an EBV volunteer position.
“We sincerely hope our EBV students have learned as much from us about how to build and sustain a successful business as we have learned from them about courage, resilience and the strength of the human spirit.
---Dean Chris Earley, Krannert School of Management
Please join us in helping our veterans turn their lives around by:
- Improving EBV students’ leadership skills, communication skills, as well as cultural diversification abilities.
- Helping EBV students with their business commercialization plans by putting your MBA skills and experience into practice.
- Promoting our LGL goals by teaching EBV students to cultivate networks, value diversity, build teams and practice service leadership.
140 Volunteers are needed in 4 major events!
Genius Bars, Venture Pitch/ Speed banking (Elevator speech Competition), Business Commercialization
You could either attend one or more volunteer events.
We have limited volunteer opportunities for each position so please choose your desired event asap! First come first served!
Check out event details in our flyer!
Please select positions that highlight your personal strengths/ interests! Thank you!
QULTRICS LINK: DEADLINE: 10.20.2013
Purdue EBV Volunteer Recruiting Survey Link:
If you have experience in the entrepreneurial or business management field and an interest in helping empower the EBV veterans in their career journeys, consider applying as a Bootcamp Mentor where you'll have the opportunity to share your wealth of knowledge and guide others towards acheiving their dreams.
We are always open to onboarding individuals who have knowledge to share with regards to the entrepreneurial field. The EBV program seeks speakers who are engaging, driven, and interested in helping others realize their own potential in entrepreneurship.
Event Execution Coordinator
For individuals looking to get a more 'hands on' volunteer experience, the Krannert EBV program offers an event execution coordinator position where volunteers will help with the logistics of event set-up, tear-down, as well as the running of the event.
Public Outreach Coordinator
It's important that we get the word out about the EBV program so that a greater number of people can benefit from what we have to offer. We're looking for creative and organized individuals who would like to gain experience in the marketing and public outreach sector of our organization. As a public outreach coordinator you'll gain experience working with others to spread the word about the EBV program via various portals such as media, in-person interactions, and web.
Since there are ever-changing areas under which the Krannert EBV program needs a helping hand, we offer a flex volunteer position under which volunteers are utilized in an 'as needed' basis. If you're interested in all volunteer areas and can't decide which one you would like to specialize in, the flex volunteer position is fit for you. We seek passionate indviduals that are committed to helping give back to the veterans that have already given so much to our country.
Attention Purdue Students: Interested in volunteering and getting credits? Checkout MGMT 49000 - Social Entrepreneurship in Practice with Professor Mosakowski in the Fall semester. Enrollment in this class will allow students to gain insight into social entrepreneurship with a special focus on the EBV and veterans with disabilities. During the semester, students will work with the EBV participants to help start their businesses. To learn more about the topic of social entrepreneurship check out this youtube video.