Q: Who should apply to the entrepreneurship internship?
The internship program is open to all undergraduate students at MIT. Anyone interested in entrepreneurship, innovation, or learning more about startups should apply.
Q: Are the internships only open to MIT undergraduates?
Yes, this program is open only to MIT undergraduates, specifically first-years, sophomores, and juniors only; seniors graduating in June are not eligible. Any student in any course may apply as long as they are not graduating.
Q: Will I get credit for the internship?
The internship program is not for credit. Participants will be on the MIT student payroll system and receive a weekly salary of $750.00.
Q: What is the time commitment?
Participants are required to work at their internship for 10 weeks between the beginning of June and mid-August.
Q: Can I apply for multiple internships?
Yes, you can apply to multiple internship positions. During the application you will be prompted to select the positions for which you would like to be considered.
Q: Will I be working at the startup?
Full details for the summer of 2021 are being coordinated with our host companies. Our expectations are these roles will be performed in a remote work setting.