Employer Internship Trainings

Interested in starting an internship program? Looking to enhance your current program? Join us to learn about...

  • Benefits to hiring an intern
  • How to connect with education, workforce development and talent
  • The five steps essential to structuring a program

Already have a program, but looking to take it to the next level? Check out our EIT 2.0 sessions! The EIT 2.0 sessions will take your internship program from now to wow as we work with you on formalizing, growing, and sustaining a vital program for your organization!

Choose the session that works best for you:

  • October 6 (EIT 2.0), 8:30-10:30 a.m., Grand Rapids, Davenport College, Sneden Meeting Room 1
  • October 21, 3-5 p.m., Holland,  Hope College, Anderson Werkman Financial Center Room B04
  • November 11, 8:30-10:30 a.m., Grand Rapids, GVSU, U-Club (107 C DeVos)
  • January 5, 3-5 p.m., Holland, Hope College, Anderson Werkman Financial Center Room 250
  • February 10 (EIT 2.0), 2-4 p.m., Grand Rapids, Davenport, Sneden Meeting Room 3
  • February 18, 8:30-10:30 a.m., Traverse City, Davenport University, UC 208 (NMC Univ. Ctr)
  • February 23, 8:30-10:30 a.m., Grand Rapids, Cornerstone University
  • April 19, 8:30-10:30 a.m., Holland, Hope College, Maas Center Conference Room, 264 Columbia Ave
  • April 21 (EIT 2.0), 8:30-10:30 a.m., Grand Rapids, GVSU, U-Club (107C DeVos)


Space is limited. Click HERE to reserve your spot or email Brandi Melkild if you have questions about the right session for your organization. 

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The Employer Internship Trainings are sponsored and supported by Hello West Michigan, Grand Valley State University, Davenport University, Cornerstone University, Baker College of Muskegon, Hope College, and Michigan West Coast Chamber of Commerce.