We're on a mission to transform finance
We seek to solve the world’s largest problems by investing in undergraduate students through leadership development, mentorship, and the active support of hundreds of purpose-driven finance executives and investors.
Our members then join top firms, funds, and a life-long support community that empowers them to spend their careers serving the greater good using the biggest lever in the world: finance.
Our movement is growing rapidly
Members + candidates
First-generation low income students
SCHOLARS OF FINANCE CREATES LASTING IMPACT
“Discussions with peers who are also passionate about improving their values has cultivated a community dedicated to keeping one another accountable and invested in each other. SOF has quickly grown an honorable reputation and has become the overarching finance organization on campus.”Anisah HassanCo-Founder, PVAMU Chapter
“There are no other organizations like Scholars of Finance at UC Berkeley. Other clubs may preach ethics, but it’s not their core pillar like it is for SOF. Values-based leadership is what differentiates SOF, and complements the learning I get in the classroom.”Ishan GillCo-Founder, UC Berkeley Chapter
“Throughout my time with SOF I have been able to develop a firm understanding of my values and principles as well as how I can live true to them. I now have a framework that I can use to evaluate my decisions and ensure that I’m acting in accordance with my deepest held value.”Nishant SinghalCo-Founder, Princeton Chapter
“SOF and its mentorship program has been an incredible experience for me... my mentor has been amazing and he has certainly increased my passion for financial services and Scholars of Finance’s potential impact.”Dennis FranklinCo-Founder, Columbia Chapter
“When I found Scholars of Finance I knew we needed a chapter at Stern! For SOF, we're all here to serve the broader community and the members of my chapter make an incredible team.”Tiffany ChangCo-Founder, NYU Chapter
“SOF’s feedback culture is tremendously powerful, since it grows members who can be more successful in their classes, careers, and lives. I credit my time in SOF with strengthening my growth mindset in work situations.”David BockInvestment Banking Analyst at Piper Sandler
“Joining Scholars of Finance has helped me deepen my personal core values and has taught me how to connect them to my professional life. I have sharpened my soft skills and gained many friends throughout my time at Scholars of Finance. It is very encouraging to be surrounded by a community of supportive, like-minded individuals.”Lara CosicCo-Founder, ASU Chapter
Crypto and the Future of Finance
In this episode of Investing In Integrity, we delve into the regulation of cryptocurrencies, transparency in the financial system, socioeconomic impacts of crypto, their climate impact, and the future of crypto across the globe with Chris Larsen the Co-Founder of Ripple.
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