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Summer 2016-2017

Take the headache out of finding interns.

You need talent to help your company grow and thrive.

With Students + Startups, you can select top interns from a pre-qualified talent pool and get half their summer wages paid-for by the 80/20 Foundation. That’s just a smart business decision.

Being involved with Students + Startups was one of the best experiences our company has ever enjoyed. The talent, enthusiasm, and work ethic of our intern was most impressive. We are already looking forward to our next intern.”

Jason Straughan, CEO, Grok Interactive

Who we’re looking for.

We're looking for young startup companies with an office in San Antonio that can support a full-time intern position during summer 2017.

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Benefits for your business

Interns are pre-vetted by Trinity to ensure talent and commitment

Intern’s wages will be partially subsidized by 80/20 Foundation

You guide the matching process, and select the interns you like best

High-quality interns strengthen your team and have real impact on your products and services

Examples of Intern Roles

Students from every major and background create a wide-ranging pool of talent to draw from… their impact on your company is limited only by your imagination.

Download Sample Job Descriptions

Sales Force Analyst Intern

Reports to Sales Manager

Company Summary

Our company is a national leader in the distribution of food service equipment and supplies. We seek to be an innovative leader in the distribution of foodservice equipment and supplies, and are committed to surpassing the expectations of our customers, associates and suppliers. Founded in 1975 and based in San Antonio, we market our business through 14 retail store locations and a strong e-commercie presence. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in a fast-paced, growing industry and business environment, learning new skills

How does it all go down?

  • November 29, 2016

    Applications open for students and startups

  • January 2017

    Student info sessions & mixers with companies

  • January 28, 2017

    Application Deadline for Students and Startups

  • February 10, 2017

    Students and organizations accepted into the matching process with be sent an invitation to pitch night.

  • February 17, 2017

    Pitch Night - Startups pitch internship opportunities at their company.

  • February 24, 2017

    Speed interviews with students and startups. Attendance required.

  • February 25, 2017

    Formal interviews betweeen Students and Startups begin.

  • April 1, 2017

    Matches finalized for Summer 2017 internships.

  • May 18, 2017

    First day of internships