First-Gen Internship Prep Program

A student dressed in interview attire attends a career and internship fair with her resumes in hand.

The First-Generation Internship Prep Program is a 4-week, online program, designed to prepare First-Generation, undergraduate students to apply for internships and connect with professionals.

Topics covered include:

  • Searching, preparing, and applying for internships
  • Tips for appropriate interview attire
  • Review of resumes by professionals
  • Writing cover letters and open-ended application questions
  • Mock-interviews with professionals
  • Using LinkedIn to brand yourself
  • Finding mentors as a first-generation college student

All meetings held online through Zoom.

Fall 2022 Cohort

  • Week 1 Meeting: Thursday, October 20, 2022 | 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Week 2 Meeting: Thursday, October 27, 2022 | 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Week 3 Meeting: Thursday, November 3, 2022 | 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Week 4 Meeting: Thursday, November 10, 2022 | 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

 Apply for the Fall 2022 First-Generation Internship Prep program.

Applications are due Monday, October 17, 2022 by 12:00 p.m. (noon). Late applications will not be accepted. Must be logged in to your TWU Gmail to access application.

Page last updated 8:41 AM, October 11, 2022