Research Scholar Program

What is it

Blockchain Capital is the leading blockchain-focused venture firm, with over eight years of experience in the sector. Working in partnership with our research and investment team, this is a unique role that offers the right candidate the ability to work closely with the investment team, conduct deep research and analysis, and develop their understanding of the crypto ecosystem and venture capital.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct deep research and analysis on industry-related topics
  • Identify and reason emerging trends in the space, and distill appropriate investment themes
  • Take both a qualitative and technically quantitative approach to research projects
  • Present ideas and analysis regularly to the broader investment and research team

What we’re looking for

  • A strong understanding of smart contracts, crypto-economics and blockchain technologies generally
  • Robust analytical skills that allow for identifying trends and assessing data in the crypto ecosystem
  • Ability to aggregate information from a variety of sources and distill data into informed insights and conclusions
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, think creatively and have a point of view you like to express
  • Technical background in engineering or computer science is preferred but not a requirement

Our scholars have joined the ecosystem

Applications are evaluated on a rolling basis. Internships typically last 3-4 months.
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