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Are you ready to intern @ a start-up this spring & get paid?

Apply to be a Shattuck Entrepreneur Intern- Deadline 12/10

November 30, 2019 7:32 AM
Do you have an interest in Entrepreneurship?
Are you ready to intern within a Start-up this Spring?

If yes, apply to the Shattuck Family Internship Program for Entrepreneurship Innovation and Social Change.

The Shattuck Family Internship Program for Entrepreneurship Innovation and Social Change prepares UMBC students for the rigors and rewards of entrepreneurship and social innovation.  This program places highly-motivated students from diverse backgrounds in mentored internships to better prepare them to launch for-profit ventures.

Internships last one semester (15 weeks) and students will work, on average, 8 to 10 hours per week.  Students receive a stipend of $1,500 toward their compensation. 

Why Participate?
- Earn a competitive stipend of $1,500 plus an opportunity to potentially earn credit
- Gain valuable experience in your career field by interning 120 hours over the course of the semester (8-10 hours per week)
- Be exposed to the knowledge, skills, and mindset required to successfully launch and manage a growing business
- Develop a network of contacts in the entrepreneurial community for future references and opportunities
- Apply classroom knowledge in a realistic work environment and apply lessons learned in the workplace to academic coursework 

REQUIREMENTS:  2.9 GPA or above, Undergraduate student status, Open to ALL Majors 

Interested students are asked to submit a Resume and a Cover Letter answering the following questions:
Discuss your interest in both entrepreneurship and this intern program.  What has been your entrepreneurial involvement thus far such as coursework, seminars, etc. (if applicable)?  What type of start-up would you like to intern for and why?

Credentials can be submitted via UMBCworks, position 9312363 If you do not have your resume approved in UMBCworks, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to:
Christine Routzahn, Director
Career Center, UMBC, 410-455-3671

DEADLINE TO APPLY:  Tuesday, December 10th
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