Curated Internships

Making internships a win-win for students and employers through mediated learning experiences. Placement, soft-skills coaching, goal-setting, project management.

What we do to support partner businesses and nonprofit organizations

  • Screen potential interns and make recommendations for the best fit

  • Write internship description with clear expectations, deliverables, and learning goals - template

  • Serve as liaison and project manager between organization and student

  • Check in bi-weekly with student about projects and progress

  • Edit important written work and other deliverables

  • Identify skills gaps and connect interns with learning experiences to “upskill” in order to help the organization

  • On-call availability by phone and email to answer intern questions throughout the internship experience

  • Write a written evaluation of student at the conclusion of the internship experience

  • Provide feedback to the organization based on the intern’s experience

  • Promotion of organization on website and through social media channels

What we offer young people:

  • Provide access to meaningful internship experiences through corporate and nonprofit partnerships

  • Coach internship candidates on Linkedin, resume and cover-letter writing

  • Develop soft skills necessary to succeed in a workplace including communication etiquette, interpersonal skills, attention to detail, critical thinking skills

  • Bi-weekly check in calls to talk through projects and progress

  • Edit important written work and other deliverables

  • Identify skills gaps and connect interns with learning experiences to “upskill” in order to help the organization

  • On-call availability by phone and email to answer intern questions throughout the internship experience

  • Feedback on student’s weekly reflection

  • Write a written evaluation of student at the conclusion of the internship experience

  • Online portfolio development based on the internship experience

Details:

Business/nonprofit partners: $1200 for a 6 week curated internship experience (interns will get paid $400 upon their completion of the internship experience).