Webinar: How small Minnesota companies can connect to Cash for STEM Internships

This looks like a great opportunity for the right business. For businesses in rural areas, it’s a nice way to introduce a young person to your community. The webinar is hosting by the MHTA (MN High Tech Association) but the webinar and the opportunity is not restricted to members…

Webinar: How small Minnesota companies can connect to Ca$h for STEM Internships | Minnesota High Tech Association

Do you work for or with small companies looking for science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) interns? Have you heard of SciTechsperience, a state-funded program that helps employers cover 50% of a STEM intern’s wages up to $2,500?

Hosts:                   Becky Siekmeier, SciTechsperience Internship Program at MHTA
Date:                     Thursday, February 23, 2017
Time:                    1:30 PM CST
Duration:             60 Minutes
Location:             Online
Cost:                      FREE


This webinar will explain how small to mid-sized companies can take advantage of SciTechsperience, an exciting internship program that provides a low-cost solution for Minnesota businesses seeking talented college interns in STEM majors. SciTechsperience, a free, state-wide, state funded program brought to you by the Minnesota Employment & Economic Development and the Minnesota High Tech Association, provides hiring companies with a cash match of 50 percent of the intern’s wages up to $2,500.

Learn about:

  • Who can participate
  • What a SciTechsperience internship looks like – stories from the field
  • Where and when to apply
  • Why STEM is important to Minnesota’s economic future
  • How to help companies in your community take advantage of this FREE program
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About Ann Treacy

I have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science. I have been interested or involved in providing access to information through the Internet since 1994, when I worked for Minnesota’s first Internet service provider. I am pleased to be a part of the Blandin on Broadband Team. I also work with MN Coalition on Government Information, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

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