Advantages for Colleges/Universities
- CSIIP's online system is free for colleges and universities, companies, and students.
- CSIIP provides statewide exposure for a college’s or university’s students interested in a paid STEM internship in Virginia. Students have the potential for consideration by many companies through a single application process.
- CSIIP's online system is a tool that can supplement, expand, and enhance any existing programs that colleges and universities may currently be using to place Virginia's STEM students in paid undergraduate internships.
- Colleges and universities can co-brand their existing programs with the CSIIP. If an internship placement is made through CSIIP, colleges and universities can get credit and recognition for that placement.
- Academic CSIIP liaisons will receive data on placements from their institution.