Kirchner Impact Foundation and Watson Institute Announce Collaboration

Students selected for the Watson Institute at Universidad Francisco Marroquín’s Career Accelerator in Guatemala City have the opportunity to express interest in The Kirchner Fellowship on their application and complete the highly regarded Kirchner Investment Academy’s intensive, 25-hour program at UFM on July 4-6th.

Kirchner Fellowship Opens Application Period for 2020-2021 Programs

The program, now in its 7th year, is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative venture capital markets initiatives by seeking to take well-networked angel capital to places where there is none.

Kirchner Impact Foundation and Centro Fox Host Highly Acclaimed Kirchner Investment Academy

Kirchner Impact Foundation continues to work with local organizations to enhance the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Mexico

Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research and Kirchner Food Fellowship Renew Collaboration

 Pioneering Impact Investment program trains and supports the next generation of capital allocators

Kirchner Investment Academy to be hosted at Centro Fox in December

The training will take place December 6–8 at Centro Fox, an innovation and leadership campus founded by former president of Mexico Vicente Fox and his wife, Marta Sahagun.

MSU graduate student pursuing sustainable solutions to world hunger

A Mississippi State master’s student is being named a Kirchner Food Fellow as part of an international program that connects student leaders who are working toward long-term, global, sustainable food security solutions.

Kirchner Food Fellows Demonstrate Impact Investment Discipline

During their 11-month tenure the 2018-2019 Kirchner Food Fellows investment team looked at over 100 companies working in the area of soil health. Program congratulates the 2018-2019 cohort for exemplary decision.

Kirchner Food Fellowship advances Husker’s entrepreneurship career

Brennan Costello has been named a 2019-2010 Kirchner Food Fellow. He is one of three students in the nation to receive the honor.

Kirchner Food Fellowship Selects 7 New Fellows to form 2 Cohorts

Innovative capital allocation program continues with international expansion Leon, Guanajuato Mexico and Birmingham, Alabama 6 August 2019 – The Kirchner Food Fellowship, an initiative of the Kirchner Impact Foundation, today announced the selection of Fellows for two 2019-2020 cohorts, one based in U.S./Canada and one based in Mexico. “Given the depth of talent that applied, this was the most difficult …

A Surprisingly Developed Agtech Ecosystem Flourishes in Central Mexico

Source: AgFunder Editor’s Note: Adrian Garcia-Casarrubias is director of the Kirchner Food Fellowship Mexico, a student-led impact investment program operated by the Kirchner Impact Foundation, one of the ‘returning’ arms of Kirchner Group the North American traditional merchant bank. A few months ago the Foundation announced a partnership with the local government of Leon and the state government of Guanajuato …