Can I apply for the grant if I have already confirmed my spot on the program with a deposit?
Yes, you can still apply for a grant if you’re already a participant. If you are selected as the winner, we would reimburse you for the amount the grant is worth.
Do I need to apply to the program and schedule an interview in order to apply for the grant?
No, you do not need to apply to the regular program to apply to our grants.
Can I apply for the grants if I’ve already applied and been accepted via the traditional process to the program?
Yes, but if you are accepted via the traditional process we can only hold your spot for a certain amount of days. If you do not confirm your spot in the program after you’re accepted, we cannot guarantee that you would be accepted again if you chose to re-apply. We suggest confirming your spot in the program and then applying for the grant to be safe.
When will the recipients be announced?
Applications to participate will officially open on Monday, March 1st, 2021 and will close on Sunday, April 4th, 2021. The winners will be announced on Monday April 26th, 2021.
Can I use the grant for a in-person program?
No, the grants are only valid towards virtual programs.
When is the deadline?
Applications are due Sunday, April 4th, 2021. No late applications will be considered.
What are the inclusions?
What’s included in the scholarship?A 10, 20, 30 or 40 hour per week professional internship in one of your chosen career fields
We have placed interns with some of the most prestigious organizations in the world, through to small and medium-sized businesses and entrepreneurial start-ups.Best-in-class career advancement training.
You will build the skills to thrive. Our online training platform focuses on developing the 8 key competencies essential to succeed in the 21st century world of work.Keynote career talks from global business leaders.
You will learn from the best. Our program gives you 6months access to exclusive, real-time talks from leading speakers. A small sample include:Nick Jellicoe, the global head of marketing and PR at Rolex for 10 years. Federico Vega, one of Latin America’s highest-profile entrepreneurs. Claire Diaz-Ortiz, best-selling author, influencer & investor, was named one of the 100 Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company.
Can I apply to more than one?
No, you may only apply for one grant.
Can I use this grant if I do not plan on interning with The Intern Group?
These scholarships are exclusively for The Intern Group participants.
Can I intern for longer than 6 weeks?
You can choose from 4-24 weeks.
If I am the chosen recipient, how will I receive the grant?
Each of the scholarships provides 100% funding on our remote internship program for any of the available career fields, valued at $3000. The scholarship will be applied directly on the program fee. Recipients who have paid their program fees will be reimbursed the grant amount.
How do I show proof of financial aid?
In your application, send a photo or screenshot of your financial aid letter.
Do I need to be receiving financial aid?
No, you do not need to be receiving financial aid. This will be taken into consideration but will not be the determining factor.
Can any nationality apply?
Yes, all nationalities are eligible and welcome to apply to these grants.
Is there an age limit?
No, there is not an age limit.
What’s not included?
Office equipment is not included.