Summer Paid Internships

Industry Specific

*Industry programs vary by area contact your VR Counselor for more information

Our Industry-Based Learn Experiences offers a comprehensive paid internship program that immerses individuals in the construction, hospitality, or manufacturing industries. Through this unique program, participants earn $15 per hour while gaining hands-on experience at a single company, where they are exposed to different job skills within their chosen field. This allows for a deeper understanding of the industry and a well-rounded set of skills.

By working alongside experienced professionals, participants gain valuable insights, leading to open pathways for continued growth and long-term career success in these dynamic industries.

Program Highlights:

  • Paid Internships: Earn $15/hour while you learn valuable skills!
  • Immersive Experience: Learn two different job skills at the same company
  • Hands-on Training: Work alongside experienced professionals, gaining real-world experience.
  • Career Opportunities: Open pathways to continued growth and long-term career success.

Full Summer Session Dates


Session 1: June 10th – June 28th
Break Week: July 1st – 7th
Session 2: July 8th – July 26th







Summer Special!

Are you a student seeking a dynamic and enriching experience this summer, but limited by your schedule? Look no further. Our Summer Special is a one-week paid internship designed to provide you with invaluable skills and insights that will boost your career prospects, all within a focused and time-efficient format.

Program Highlights:

  • Comprehensive Skill Development: You will gain valuable expertise in critical thinking, problem-solving, effective communication, and team collaboration.
  • Dynamic Hands-on Learning Experience: Unlike traditional internships, our program is designed to be completed in just one week. We understand that you have many commitments during the summer.
  • Networking Opportunities: Build lasting connections with peers. Our program fosters a supportive and inclusive environment, encouraging meaningful interactions and professional growth.

Session Dates



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Disclaimer: Any student who receives more than $600 in a calendar year of stipends, incentives, gifts, etc. from employU will be sent a 1099 form.

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