Become a ThinkChicago Ambassador!


    Applications Due Friday, January 13th at 11:59PM CST

    What Are ThinkChicago Ambassadors?

    ThinkChicago Ambassador Program amplifies our connection to the Chicago student body and gives a voice to student experiences to increase access to opportunities in our city.


    Our hope is that this program will generate an initial cohort of young business professionals that are well connected in the Chicago ecosystem, thought leaders for innovation in Chicago, and advocates for the student bodies of Chicago schools.


    Students Will Leave The Program Having:

    • Better connections in the innovation ecosystem

    • Having participated in direct mentorship and resources for professional development

    • Exposure to VC firms, startup founders, and City Officials

    • Event and project management experience

    Ambassador Responsibilities:

    • Attendance to all ThinkChicago events and programming

    • Two roundtable discussions around future programming, ideas, and leadership

    • Access to workshops, conversations with VCs, Founders, and City Officials ()

    • Publicize ThinkChicago events and serve as an advisory committee for ThinkChicago programming (2 zoom planning committees)

    • Host 1 ThinkChicago on Campus event (e.g. )

    • Estimate: 2-4 hours per month