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iStart Valley College Internship Program

Application Due by April 28th 2017

Click the link to submit the Application https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/P5XWRHT

iStart Valley is offering an experiential 6 Months Internship program. Program is developed based on the rigor and relevance framework to help Interns develop Entrepreneurial Mindset and Leadership Qualities. Successful students will receive Presidential Service Awards based on the hours accumulated completing the Internship Assignments. 

Participants will have unique opportunity to interact with the Business leaders, Young Entrepreneurs and Industry Experts throughout the program. There’s no commute or travel involved in this program. Administered remotely, Interns will have the benefit of flexible working hours to meet the Assignment Deadlines. This is a part time Internship opportunity. All live sessions are online through Web Conference. For more info send an email to - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Program is offered leveraging partnership with Stanford University and Lean Launchpad. During the first 3 months Participants learn to lean Startup Concepts, Design Thinking Methodology, Growth Hacking and developing Cloud based applications for web, mobile and wearable devices (No programming required).  In the next 3 Months participants will work with an assigned to Digital Technology based Startups as Interns to gain experience of working with Founders. Program is 100% online taught by the certified, accomplished and industry leading faculty. This requires 2-4 Hrs. per week on an average. Connect classes are at flexible weekend Hours and no commuting is required.

Program will begin 8th May 2017 and end by October 2017. A payment of $500.00 tax exempted, is required at the beginning of the Program, Instalment based options are available.

 Click the link to submit the Application https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/P5XWRHT

 No later than April 28th 2017.

 

Internship FAQ's

 

1. What is the eligibility criteria for this Internship program?

Internship Program is for College Students in either Undergrad or Grad Programs.

2. Is there a selection process?

Internship Committee will select top Applicants based on the Merit.

3. Are there any pre-requisites for the program?

There are no pre-requisites for this program.

4. What is the work load when the Colleges are in session?

We will be cognizant of Colleges in session and your regular College Work.

5. What is the method of learning?

Learning will be Team based and Self-paced on Collaborative Educational platforms like edX which are used by the Ivy League Schools and they are proven as the next generation experiential learning platform.

Students will then be asked to apply this learning into real-life Businesses/Startups and iStart Valley related specific assignments. Interns will be earning Volunteer Hours by completing these assignments that count towards the Presidential Awards.

6. Who else is participating?

Internship program is open for College students from all over the nation. Expect to work with College Students from across the Nation.

7. Is there a Siblings discount?

 iStart Valley is a non-profit organization. Fee that you pay is Tax Exempted. Sibling Discount if paid in full is 10%.

 8. What do Interns need to do to earn Presidential awards at various levels?

Interns work on given assignments during the program. Volunteer hours will be awarded for the completion of the assignments and applied towards the Presidential Awards. Bonus volunteer hours will be awarded based on the quality of work and demonstrated progress.

 9. Is it an individual or team deliverable?

Both. Interns will have individual assignments and team based assignments.

 10. Will I be refunded in case I do not want to pursue the program after attending 1st session?

Refunds will be based on extra-ordinary situations prorated with minimal fee applied.

 11. Do we have the flexibility to pay?

You can make one- time payment of $500 or 2 Instalments (1) Deposit of $300 and (2) Second instalment of $200 after 3 Months.

 13. When can we see the detailed schedule?

We have published monthly schedule. However, detailed week by week schedule will be made available to Interns after they are selected and on boarded to the program.

 14. Can I still register in case I miss the deadline? Is there a late fee?

 Send us an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. explaining your situation. We will get back to you with the possibilities.

 15. How will my work be measured for various Presidential award (gold, silver, bronze)?

 

Hours by Award

Bronze

Silver

Gold

Teens (11–15)

50 – 74

75 – 99

100 +

Young Adults (16-25)

100 – 174

175 – 249

250 +

Adults (26 and older)

100 – 249

250 – 499

500+