Point72 Academy and Scholarship for Women – Deadline 20 October

Company Name: Point72

Job Contact: Apply on company website

Contact Email: Point72.com

Job Location: Various

Date: 10/12/2017

From time to time, 100WF is asked to send out notice of opportunities to our membership. Please find below message about a scholarship opportunity for undergraduate women, graduating in 2019 or winter 2018, offered by Point72, one of our 100WF Leadership Council members. Point72 has specifically asked us to circulate word of the summer internship program and scholarship, hoping that you will reach out and encourage your female contacts who are undergraduates to apply. Please advise them to make reference to 100WF if they apply, but they should not directly contact 100WF about this opportunity. Interested candidates should instead contact Point72 using the links below.

Point72 is pleased to announce its first annual Point72 Scholarship for Women to encourage more women to pursue a career in investing. We’re looking for women of distinction with a passion for the markets (regardless of their academic concentration), demonstrated dedication to their communities, and the desire to make an impact at our Firm and in the industry. Those selected as a Point72 Scholar will receive $20,000 toward educational expenses.

If you know an outstanding woman in college, please encourage them to apply! You can find more information about eligibility and submit an application on Point72.com.

We invite all women pursuing a seat in the 2018 Point72 Academy Summer Internship Program in New York to apply. Applicants must currently be enrolled as a full time student in an accredited national or international university, and expect to graduate with a Bachelor’s or equivalent in 2019 (or winter 2018). They must be able to participate in the New York Summer Program. The deadline for applications for the 2018 Academy Summer Internship Program in New York and the Point72 Scholarship for Women is October 20, 2017 at 11:59pm EST.

Point72 Asset Management

Point72 Asset Management, L.P. is a family office managing the assets of its founder, Steven A. Cohen, and eligible employees. Point72 primarily invests in discretionary long/short equities and makes significant quantitative and macro investments. The Firm is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, and maintains affiliated offices in New York, London, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore, and Paris. Point72 employs approximately 1,100 employees, including more than 500 investment professionals.

Point72 is a member of the 100 Women in Finance's Leadership Council. 100WF Leadership Council is a select group of international banks, alternative investment firms, asset management firms and others in the industry who support the long run mission of 100 Women in Finance.