How to Apply

Attention UConn Storrs Undergraduates:

2018-2019 SMF application info sessions will be held on:

  • Wednesday, February 14th from 5:00 – 6:00 pm in BUSN 106

  • Tuesday, February 20th from 4:00 – 5:00 pm in BUSN 214

*Attending both sessions is not required

Application Procedure for the Student Managed Fund

Application deadline for Storrs UG candidates is Tuesday, March 20th. 

The criteria for both selection of UG candidates is the following:

We are looking for committed, motivated, and disciplined individuals who are interested in understanding the valuation of companies, and which to see the process applied in practice. This skillset will be useful for students who wish to pursue a career investments, money management and many other careers in finance.

Our selection criteria include academic abilities, professional history, and an appetite for working in an intense team environment. As directed by both the School of Business and UConn, diversity will also factor into the decision.

All SMF applicants must complete the following:

  • 2018 Application Form: please click HERE to access. This form must be fully completed and signed to process your application in a timely manner. Attach additional pages if you need more space.
  • Three Letters of Recommendation: please click HERE to access. Preferably two from School of Business faculty and one of your choice (employer, mentor, another faculty member, etc.)
  • Statement of Purpose: highlighting how your background and aspirations fit the role of a SMF manager (maximum of one page, 1.5 spacing)
  • Resume: maximum of two pages

We highly suggest that you print out the application materials and fill them out by hand.

If you are interested in applying to the SMF, please contact Laurel Grisamer of the School of Business Finance Dept., room 462, by emailing her at for additional information.

Application deadline for Storrs UG candidates is Tuesday, March 20th.

Information on MBA SMF recruitment coming soon.