Exclusive Invite to Citi Progress Awards in NYC - Nov 18 & 19

The Citi Foundation & NFTE would like to invite you to attend the Citi Progress Awards!

This is an opportunity for our alumni to see and feel the entrepreneurial mindset at work in a large, well-established corporation and how Citi is cultivating an entrepreneurial culture within the company. As a stellar NFTE alum, we’re inviting you to network with employees at Citi and participate in a mentoring session.  Please confirm your attendance at both events by November 7, 2019.  If you are interested, please email lilianap@nfte.com 



This is an annual competition where Citi employees around the world submit their innovative project ideas and go through a series of judging rounds and mentorship from senior leaders to make it to the top 3. On November 18th the top 3 groups will be pitching in front of Citi CEO, Michael Corbat and c-suite leaders for a grand prize of $250,000.


Progress Awards Final Judging Session

Students will be able to watch 3 finalist teams from across the globe pitch their work to Citi’s CEO and senior leadership team for a chance to win additional budget to further scale their work and be named the 2019 Progress Awards Winner.

  • Monday, November 18
  • 4:00-5:00pm
  • Citi HQ Auditorium, 388 Greenwich Street, New York, NY 10013

Progress Awards Mentoring Session

Students will be able to network with the 3 teams from the previous day to hear about the experience, learn pitching and presenting skills and discuss an entrepreneurial mindset.

  • Tuesday, November 19
  • 12:00-2:00pm
  • Citi HQ Conference Center, 388 Greenwich Street, New York, NY 10013

All confirmations are first come, first served. If you are interested, please email lilianap@nfte.com 

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