WHAT WE KNOW:
As a result of COVID-19, the future of tens of thousands of our students is suddenly on hold. Among these students, minorities, first gen and students from lower income communities with limited social capital will be impacted the most.
HOW WE'RE HELPING?
We are offering a solution to ensure our upcoming, talented, and diverse workforce remains optimistic and position themselves for future work. Through a robust Virtual Internship Program (VIP), we will be offering 5,000 displaced fall interns an opportunity to continue to prepare to launch their careers.
WHAT IS VIP?
Created by a coalition of leading companies, organizations, and recognized leaders, the Fall 2020 VIP provides students with real-world leadership, entrepreneurship, and creative career development experiential learning opportunities through project-based learning and a series of micro-projects across different business functions.
-- Current College Students
-- Recent Grads
WHAT WE OFFER:
1. Real-world weekly projects
2. Capstone projects (Real-world based projects)
3. Professional guidance by mentors
4. Webinars hosted by industry top professionals, executives and CEOs
5. Virtual networking with senior leaders and early career professionals
WHAT STUDENTS GAIN:
- Life-Changing Experience
Hands-on training and experience with important business functions such as Finance, Technology, Social Capital, Financial Literacy and more.
- College Credits and Certificate
Sponsored by leading organizations and partners, each student will earn a certificate of completion, 3 optional academic credits, a new network, elite recognition from their sponsor and HOPE!
- English speakers