2022 Future Founders Internship Application

Future Founder interns will:

  • Get hands-on experience working at a Michigan-based startup from May – July/August
  • Network and build relationships across the Michigan startup ecosystem
  • Learn skills, receive mentorship, and build community with other underrepresented and entrepreneurially-minded students across the state
  • Earn at least $15/hour

Startups in Detroit, Ann Arbor, and Grand Rapids are looking to hire interns to work in a hybrid or virtual environment in a variety of roles: analytics, data science, engineering, machine learning, operations, marketing, sales, software engineering and more.

Only eligible students can apply. This opportunity is open to students who:

  • Identify as part of an underrepresented group in the technology and startup industry. Priority will be given to students who identify with one or more of the following identities:
    • Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC)
    • Woman, gender non-conforming, or nonbinary
    • PELL-eligible
  • Are at least 18 years old by May 2022
  • Are currently enrolled as an undergraduate at a Michigan university or community college
  • Are a permanent resident of Michigan¬†
  • Can work at least 20 hours per week virtually and/or in-person (depending on the hiring company) from May – July/August
  • Commit to participating in 60-minute long monthly cohort workshops (March 25, May 5, June 2 and July 7) and take advantage of mentorship opportunities
  • Have an interest in growing their career in startups or entrepreneurship

Have questions or want to learn more? Attend an upcoming Zoom info session:

Contact community@michiganfoundersfund.org with questions.

Applications are due by March 1 at ll:59 pm. To view a PDF version of the full application before submitting on the form below, click here.

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