Empowering UpTurns to be prepared, equipped and experienced with a plan for the future.
Welcome! Take the next steps toward securing your future career successes by finding the perfect internship or professional project that will propel you down the right path. UpTurnships will help you find your footing and ensure equitable opportunities for you as you make your way into the workforce.
Who Should Apply?
Motivated students committed to growing their skills and building their resume.
Sophomore, Junior and Senior seeking a degree from an accredited four-year academic institution.
Part of an underrepresented community and/or Pell-Grant Eligible.
Why Should You Apply?
Access to paid internship or project opportunities in the related field of study.
Opportunity to enhance work readiness skills, financial literacy, and resume building.
Work with seasoned professional coach and build your social capital.
How to Apply
To be eligible for an internship or project opportunity, applicants will need to attend a virtual informational session and complete the online application and Foundational Training.
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"Being a part of UpTurnships has truly prepared me for the real world. I was able to gain useful skills in preparing for internships with help of professionals in improving interview answers while also building a strong resume. The skills I learned throughout the summer will be a skill I will make sure I make of good use of."