Oct 31, 2014

International Internship Program Partnerships for Global Talent


Presented by:  UW-Madison, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation

The International Internship Program (IIP) at UW-Madison has teamed up with the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) to provide SEED FUNDING to help small-and medium-sized Wisconsin companies invest in developing global talent as part of their international business initiatives.

This grant will provide up to $4,000 in matching funds to help offset costs associated with hiring an intern. IIP helps companies identify candidates, but the selection of your intern is up to you. IIP supports students with internship advising, academic coursework and logistics related to overseas assignments. Imagine the potential!

Applications for 2015 are due by October 31, 2014.

Find out more:

  • Register for an informational webinar on October 14th or 16th (link coming soon!)
  • Understand the shared responsibilities of IIP, employer & student
  • Review the timeline
  • Get more information about the budget and reimbursement
  • Download a packet of all information and sample application form

Online application form will be available on October 8th. Please prepare answers using the sample application form.

Still have questions? Contact Division of International Studies Corporate Relations Director Tura Patterson at (608)-334-7114. 

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