Networking Events


Our networking events give you the chance to gain valuable insight to investment banking, markets, investment management and equity research, connect with experienced professionals at Cowen, and build skills critical to your professional development.

We’re looking for innovative, motivated, and entrepreneurial students who reflect the values that drive our culture at Cowen.

Our vision of creating a more inclusive and equitable future is supported by our core values and is essential to our ability to Outperform—and we’re looking for outstanding individuals to join us through our events below in building that future.

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Invest in Success

Invest in Success is Cowen’s introductory Investment Banking and Markets Program for undergraduate sophomores who identify as LGBTQ+, Black, Latinx, and/or female. Designed for students who are early in their careers, this 5-week program taking place each spring provides students with the opportunity to explore the varied career possibilities within investment banking and markets, while experiencing the entrepreneurial and collaborative culture at Cowen. You’ll network with senior leaders and could be considered for one of our summer banking internships.

Apply here. Applications open until January 6, 2023.

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Investment Banking Virtual Outperform Campus Education Series

Join Cowen experts this winter for our Investment Banking Insight Series— a series of virtual workshops, panels and skill building events for students who are looking to learn more about financial services. Throughout this series, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about career opportunities, network with professionals in the field, and get a jump start on honing the skills you need to be successful.
Register here

Women who outperform

Our Women Who Outperform event provides a unique networking opportunity for students to learn from and connect with distinguished Cowen leaders and exceptional women across Investment Banking, Investment Management, Markets and Equity Research. This thought-provoking and interactive session that takes place each summer in New York City will introduce you to the career opportunities within the innovative and collaborative culture at Cowen.

All undergraduates who identify as women and are entering their sophomore, junior, or senior year of college are eligible to attend.

Applications for 2023 to open in Spring of 2023

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LGBTQ+ Outreach

Join the Cowen OUTperformers, Cowen’s LGBTQ+ Business Resource Group, for an exclusive networking opportunity in June in New York City. At our LGBTQ+ OUTreach event, you’ll meet and converse with exceptional professionals who will share insights into the financial services industry and their own successful career paths as part of the LGBTQ+ community. All undergraduates who identify as LGBTQ+ and are entering their freshmen, sophomore, junior, or senior year of college are eligible to attend.

Applications for 2023 to open in May 2023

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