Michigan STEM Forward, is a statewide program that matches students attending Michigan colleges with internship opportunities. The program accepts applications from students attending colleges or universities in the state of Michigan seeking opportunities in STEM fields.
STEM stands for S – Science, (Biological, medical, agricultural, environmental, etc.), T – Technology (Software, coding, IT, programming, computer science, etc.), E – Engineering (Mechanical, civil, manufacturing, technician, etc.), and M – Mathematics (Analytics, data scientist, financial analysis, market research, etc.)
Obtaining an internship from the STEM Forward program is easy. Students must currently be attending a college or university in Michigan. Applicants must have a valid Michigan Driver’s License and Social Security Number in addition to providing contact information and proof of current residency. Prepare to answer questions regarding the area of STEM you are interested in along with companies in Michigan desired for work. Submission of a resume is required.
How does your major and career interest relate to the STEM Categories on the application website?
MAJOR – STEM FIELD:
Accounting – Mathematics
Economics – Mathematics
Engineering Management – Engineering
Finance – Mathematics or Technology
Management Information Systems – Technology
Management – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (all could apply)
Marketing – Mathematics
(All STEM opportunities will be subject to your interest, this is just a suggestion)
If you would like to apply for an internship through the STEM program, Apply here: http://a2spark.org/MichiganSTEM. Above links to a Google doc to indicate interest