Boilers Work Internship Program

What is Boilers Work?

This program is on hold. Please check back with the Professional Development team for updates.

The Boilers Work internship program provides ten graduate students per year with a $4,000 stipend to pursue an unpaid summer internship. This program is intended to help our students garner real-world work experience, refine soft-skills, and establish career connections prior to graduation. Upon return, program participants are required to facilitate one professional development workshop to share their experiences and insights.

How to Apply

Students interested in applying are required to provide the following information:

  • Your resume
  • The name of the organization with which you will be interning, and a brief description of the organization/ internship program   
  • Cover letter detailing your professional goals and how your proposed internship will facilitate these goals program
  • If selected, academic advisor signature and confirmation of acceptance into a non-funded internship program for summer 2020 are required (Due by April 13th)
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Timeline:

January 13th: Program Application Open

February 4th & February 13th: Program Information Sessions

February 28th: Application Deadline (5:00 p.m. EST)

March 2nd – March 13th: Candidate Interviews

March 18th: Awards Announced

April 13th: Confirmation of internship offer and academic adviser signature due 

May 11th: Stipend Issued

Rules & Requirements:

  • Students are required to identify and apply to internship opportunities independently
  • Only non-funded internships qualify for this program
  • Students are welcome to apply to internship opportunities with for-profit companies, non-profit entities, government organizations, and educational institutions
  • The Boilers Work Internship Program is only open to graduate students at the West Lafayette campus 
  • If selected, academic advisor signature and confirmation of acceptance into a non-funded internship program for summer 2020 are required (Due by April 13th)

Program participants are required to facilitate one professional development workshop to share their experiences and insight