Virtual Internship Program- Spring 2021 | UPKEY
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Virtual Internship Program- Spring 2021

Open for Applications - Program Begins April 12, 2021

Overview

Upkey’s Virtual Internship Program is a global experiential learning program focusing on an introduction to managerial functions of leadership, finance, marketing, and entrepreneurship. It is a real-world experiential program with industry professionals to gain industry insights and learn transferable 21st-century skills while building social capital. It seeks to develop hard skills with needed office functions to succeed in everyday corporate life. We give special attention to career preparation and developing transferable skills that are key to business students' success during their time at school and in the workforce.

 

Our emphasis will be on the following industry skills:

  • Real-world leadership
  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Career Launch and Preparation
  • Consulting and Strategic Analysis
  • Technology and Startups Funding
  • Marketing, Communication, and Media
  • Finance and Accounting

What you get

We focus on preparing students for the workforce during this immersive virtual experience while also equipping them with essential everyday life skills. To ensure that we meet our goals, we offer the following to our select VIP interns.

 

  • Custom badges from leading companies
  • Access to mid and senior-level Industry professionals
  • Certification of completion
  • Access to F-100 leaders and leading Industry leaders
  • Mentor throughout your Internship
  • Externship with a secondary company
  • Access to a global peer network
  • Three transferable college credits
  • Resume worthy experience for jobs and careers

Who should apply

Current college students, recent grads, or high-school seniors ambitious to learn new skills in the following topics:

 

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Content Writing and Media
  • Consulting and Strategic Analysis
  • Technology and Product Management
  • Business Leadership
  • Marketing and Communication
  • Finance and Accounting

Timing & requirements

College Credit: As part of this program, Upkey has partnered with Trinity Christian College to provide three (3) academic credits applicable to any institution. Please contact your institution to ensure that you can transfer these credits.

 

  • Start Date: April 12, 2021
  • End Date: May 21, 2021
  • Duration: 6 weeks
  • Time commitment: 8-12 hours a week
  • Live sessions: 6 hours a week primarily between 11 am -4 pm CST
  • Enrichment sessions weekly. Mentoring activities.
  • VIP Program Fee: Free for students
  • Optional College Credit: You have an option to receive three (3) elective transferable college credits from Trinity Christian College. Trinity may require an admin fee of $100 to transfer these credits if you choose to receive them.

Sponsors

Upkey

About Upkey

We provide high school seniors and college students with fun, interesting, and engaging learning tracks to help them cultivate a marketable professional image, show off their grit and tenacity, and emphasize their potential. What we do: We offer virtual tools, live programs, and hands-on projects that help students become polished, confident, and career-ready. 

Our services are engaging, powerful, and free and help students build 21st-century skills while gaining social capital. 

We work with leading companies to better educate, engage, and discover talent earlier and build stronger pipelines to the next generation of a diverse workforce.

Adegoroye Adewumi

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