Pack Internship Grant Program


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Paid, Local Internships for All Academic Majors

The Pack Internship Grant Program provides funding for 50+ individual student internships with local businesses, nonprofits and public agencies every spring. Our program assists organizations in developing substantive internship opportunities for Nevada students. The grant money funds student wages at $12/hour for 120 hours.

How Do I Apply?

Applying is easy. In Handshake, simply search job postings for the words "Pack Internship." You can apply for as many internships as you want - just be sure to differentiate your application for each position. Applications for Spring 2018 internships are due November 6, 2017. Check the events calendar for an upcoming info session to learn everything you need to know - or just drop by the Studio for expert guidance, resources and support as you work on application materials. The application period typically runs from October to the beginning of November each year.

Who Can Apply?

Any Nevada undergraduate enrolled in at least 15 undergraduate credits with a 2.75 GPA is eligible to apply. Talk to the Career Studio about the possibility of enrolling in a 3-credit internship course to meet the 15-credit eligibility. Applications will be pre-screened by the Career Studio, but each organization will make the final selection.

When Does the Internship Take Place?

Student interns each complete 120 hours during the spring semester. Hours are distributed differently at each internship - employers and interns work together to determine an appropriate schedule. The program sets a maximum of 15 working hours a week for the intern.