Employer breakfast offers internship info

williamsonMahoning and Shenango Valley employers are invited to learn about internship programs and related grants available at Youngstown State University, as well as at area community colleges and technical schools, at an informational breakfast set for 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 11.

The event will be in Williamson Hall on the YSU campus and is presented by the Williamson College of Business Administration and the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

The program begins at 8 a.m. with a presentation of the Northeast Ohio Council of Higher Education “Return on Intern” program, which discusses the merits of internships as a fast and cost-effectove way to infuse talent into an organization.

For companies that fall under certain key industry categories, grants are available to reimburse employers for student wages and to provide scholarships for students completing internships.

To make a reservation for the breakfast meeting, contact Christina Costello in the WCBA Office of Professional Practice, clcostello01@ysu.edu, 330-941-1884, or Marie Meeks, STEM Professional Services, mrmeeks@ysu.edu, 330-941-2642.

 

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