Mayor Potencial

Empowering Children and Communities to reach their full Potential

Social Business Consulting Fellowship

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*Fellowship opportunities are open to students from any college or university.*

Who we are looking for:

  • Students invested in helping small agribusiness owners expand to global markets, social entrepreneurs interested in experiential learning opportunities in impoverished communities

  • Majoring/minoring in business, social entrepreneurship, etc.

  • Intermediate-spoken Spanish preferred

What you will experience:

  • Work as a consultant and help advice the business owners with implementation, collecting data, and offering guidance

  • Conduct field research and develop new programs to help the whole community in building personal businesses through interviews, assisting with designing logos and websites, pricing strategies for products, customer feedback, etc

Why is this a chance of a lifetime?

  • Many funding opportunities available through Off-Campus Opportunity Fund (OCOF)

  • Visit nearby villages like Soledad, Nueva Armenia, and Platanal

  • Research opportunities of best practices to improve farming, fixing the water crisis, alternative power initiatives

  • You will have a great balance of support and independence in creating curriculums and using your own techniques to make the most of the program!

Please send cover letter and resume to mayorpotencial@cornell.edu 

Applications accepted on rolling basis

Fellowships last 1 week up to 6 weeks in length in El Rodeito, Honduras

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