About Camp Emerge

Camp Emerge is the focal program of Project Emerge. It is a three-day business leadership camp at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management. Camp Emerge participants will gain personal, professional, and cultural leadership training to prepare for the business elements of any career.​

Date & Location

Camp Emerge 2018 will take place August 2-4 at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management and the surrounding Twin Cities area.


Project Emerge welcomes applications from rising undergraduate juniors and seniors and emerging professionals (1-2 years of experience) from ALL majors. Camp Emerge is designed for people of color, women, LBTQ, and first generation students.

Apply for 2018 Camp Emerge here!


Admitted participants will pay $100 to secure their spot in Camp Emerge 2018. This includes lodging, food, training, site visits, and other opportunities. Scholarships and travel stipends available based on participant need.  

Day 1: Personal Development
  • Opening keynote
  • Peer networking lunch
  • Development workshop  and breakout sessions
  • Corporate panel: life after college
  • Alumni networking
Day 2: Professional Development
  • Business-at-a-Glance-How to prep for an MBA
  • Business trek
  • Marketplace simulation
  • GMAT/MBA 101 informational dinner
  • Twin Cities social event
Day 3: Cultural Development
  • Food business tour
  • Non-profit experiential tour
  • Critical conversations workshop
  • Case study
  • Application Details

    Now Accepting Applications for Camp Emerge 2018 

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