Host an Internship
One of the best ways to show young people that there are many career opportunities right here in the Region is to host an internship: 86% of student interns said their experiences increased their awareness of local careers! You’ll work with students to give them a head start on their careers through hands-on academic career exploration. Internships are 45 to 90 hours of on-site learning for students starting the summer before their junior year through the spring term of their senior year. In turn, employers have the opportunity to meet and understand their future workforce, and nurture the relationships necessary to fill critical positions with homegrown talent.