City Internships runs immersive career training programs for college students and recent graduates. They’re designed to expand participants’ horizons and get them job-ready. For each program, on top of hard and soft skill building at weekly career seminars, workshops and networking events, participants undertake an internship placement at one of our partner companies. Students and graduates develop real-world skills, build their professional network and fast-track their career.
Students can apply here: http://city-internships.com/apply/
- An eight week placement with a leading company
- Career seminars, skills workshops & networking events
- Social events & weekend excursions
- Local mentorship & 24/7 support
- Optional accommodation package.
Placements are available in the following industries; Banking and Financial Services, Art, Fashion and Design, Marketing, Advertising and PR, Consulting and Professional Services, Entertainment, Media and Journalism, Law and Politics and lastly, Technology and Engineering.
Student Ambassador Initiative – deadline approaches
Designed to give students and graduates the opportunity to earn a full scholarship for the Global Internship Program, amongst other incentives, the City Internships Student Ambassador Initiative will close to new applicants on Tuesday 29th February.
Interested students can learn more and apply here: http://city-internships.com/about/student-ambassadors/
Informational webinar – Tuesday 9th February
The popular webinar series is open to new registrants. The next webinar takes place on Tuesday 9th February at 10.30am (PST) / 1.30pm (EST)/ 6.30pm (GMT).
Joining the webinar is free and is a great way to learn about what graduate employers are looking for and more about the 2016 Global Internship Program.
Both faculty and students are invited to attend. Register via https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/2059380152872794626
Four scholarships available for competition winners
City Internships is offering four full scholarships to the Global Internship Program in either London, New York or Los Angeles for summer 2016. The competitions are split across the following themes:
- Demystifying the stock market: Learn how to invest with a model portfolio
- Show us your school spirit: Produce a video showcasing campus life
- Unleash your inner entrepreneur: Craft a winning business idea
- Build your online portfolio: Develop merchandise & digital designs
Each of the four competitions offers a different way for students to develop and showcase their skills in the fields of Banking & Financial Markets; Marketing, Advertising & PR; Business & Entrepreneurship; Art & Design.
A full description of each of the competitions, including directions on how to participate, can be found here: http://city-internships.com/news-and-press/2016-scholarships-competitions-announcement/
Program update: launch of the Sydney program
The Global Internship Program in Sydney is launching this summer. The program will be limited to 50 places. Students interested in spending their summer in Sydney this year may add themselves to the waiting list by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the 2016 spring program in London, Los Angeles and New York are now closed. Given the high number of applications we have received thus far, the application process for the 2016 summer program will close earlier than scheduled.
Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Interested students are advised to apply ASAP to secure a spot. Students and recent graduates are advised to apply via www.city-internships.com/apply/