How to Become a QUIP™ Charter Holder?


Pass QUIP Exam

The QUIP™ Program curriculum will be provided to you on registration. After study and practice (for new entrants) you will be required to pass the exam as a primary requirement to obtain the QUIP™ charter.


Achieve Qualified Work Experience

Complete work experience requirements before (for existing VC professionals), during (for new entrants and for some existing professionals) the QUIP™ Program. Your experience must be directly involved with the investment decision-making process or producing a work product that informs or adds value to that process.


Submit Reference Letters

In support of your Charter application, you will need to provide 2-3 professional references. References will be asked to comment on your work experience and professional character.


Apply to become a Charter Holder

Apply for Charter at the QUIP™ Institute. Once your application is approved, you will have earned the QUIP™ charter.