“Upkey has given me the tools, resources, motivation, and confidence to start my career on my terms.” Kathryn Ramirez, Loyola University Chicago, Upkey intern
Each Quarter, we seek 1,000 ambitious students to join our global entrepreneurship and leadership initiative. This exciting and much needed plan will provide students:
Leading career development
Experiential learning opportunities
through project-based learning and a series of micro-internships across various business functions.
What do you get out of Upkey’s VIP?
Learn entrepreneurship, leadership and career readiness skills from experts and completing hands-on projects.
Connect with leading companies, entrepreneurs, top professors, executives and mentors who have been in your shoes before and will support your growth.
Grow your network. On average, students triple their network and connections in 8 weeks or less.
So, who’s eligible?
Recent graduates, college students (and high-school seniors) seeking to gain skills in the following topics:
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the workplace
Design Thinking: Innovation and Creativity
Understanding Software as a Service (SaaS)
Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility
Agile and Continuous Improvement
Leading in the COVID-19 Pandemic
Refining Your Voice and Story
Building Virtual Social Capital
Building Digital Awareness
Understanding Social Equity
I have absolutely loved my experience with Upkey so far. It has been so exciting to have the opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals all across the globe.
Bachelor of Applied Science - BASc, Management Engineering, University of Waterloo
I am grateful to have had the opportunity to partake in this program and would recommend it for ambitious students who may not know where to start when it comes to determining their careers and establishing themselves in their fields.
Bachelor of Computer Science, Hamilton College
... This virtual experience is proof of the many students and organizations willing to work as a team during hard times.
Bachelor of Science - BS, Psychology, Excelsior College
Fall 2020 Program Details
Start Date : 5th October, 2020
Duration: 6 weeks
Time Commitment Required: 15-20 hours per week (Must be able to attend 8 hours of live sessions each week in CST)