Virtual Student Experiences Internship Program

Are you a student with skills that you have always wanted to use for the betterment of your local community? Have you wondered about how you can make an impact on the world while you are still young? If so, the VSE internship program is for you.

 
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THE EXPERINECE

VSE’s internship program is a low time commitment opportunity that allows students to learn valuable skills, listen to guest professionals, and implement their skills into a professional organization. VSE’s internship program is designed to help students develop applicable skills and knowledge that they will be able to use in any career that they go into. Under the mentorship of the VSE Core team and selected mentors, students will explore what it means to run an organization while building a universal set of applicable skills. All meetings are conducted in an online setting.

Applicants must be full time students at a high school and in at least 10th grade.

 

THE EXPERIENCE

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Interns will gain 5 months of hands-on experience by working with our team and selected mentors to discover, practice, and build skills. During the first month, we will be laying a foundation of skills that will be practiced and developed in the other rotations listed below.

SOCIAL MEDIA

In this rotation, interns will be using social media to practice Community Outreach, Advertising, Analyzing Analytics, and Cross-platform posting on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Spotify, and Linkedin.

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

In this rotation, interns will learn about the many aspects of business development and practice skills such as Management, Scaling, Building and Managing relationships, Big Picture Thinking, and Leadership

CONTENT PRODUCTION

In this rotation, students will gain insight into VSE's content creation process. They will learn about how to produce quality Audio and Video. Creative aspects of this rotation include scripting, filming and editing original videos and creating Graphics.

COMMUNICATIONS

In this rotation, interns will practice skills such as Writing, Phone calls, Interviews, Webinar Moderation, and Group Leadership.

 

APPLICATION MATERIAL

SURVEY

Start your application by filling out a short survey telling us about you

ESSAY

In addition to the survey, we would like to learn more about you through short essays

VIDEO

This is your chance to show us your creative side and incredible personality

 

APPLICATION TIMELINE

APPLICATIONS OPEN

October 1, 2020 - November 20, 2020

GROUP INTERVIEWS

November 23, 2020 - December 7, 2020

1 ON 1 INTERVIEWS

December 8, 2020 - December 21, 2020

PROGRAM START

January 11, 2021

 

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