Advantages for Students
Get a Jump Start on Your Career - According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers, six out of 10 internships lead to a permanent position.
- A free, convenient, one-application process to reach 150+ companies across Virginia.
- Excellent opportunity for hands-on experience related to the student's field of study.
- Upon completion of their internship, students receive a Certificate of Completion signed by Governor McAuliffe.
- Ability to search for internship opportunities via Virginia region or distance from any specified address.
- Ability to check companies' profiles and indicate an interest in specific internship opportunities or companies.
- Submitted applications are always available for update, and roll over from one year to the next. Students don't have to reapply each year.
- Access to free and informative webcasts posted on the CSIIP.
- Press releases about the internship can be sent to the student's hometown newspaper.