Emerging Professionals Summer Internship Program for College Students

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Program Overview

Program begins on May 30th and ends on August 4th, 2017. The Emerging Professionals Summer Internship Program (EPSIP) is a ten-week paid internship experience for talented underrepresented minority college students. This “pipeline” program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to explore potential administrative careers in an academic health science center. This is an exciting opportunity for individuals seeking to apply their skills in a team setting that is dedicated to advancing the health and well-being of the people in Massachusetts and the world through ground-breaking development in education, research, and health care delivery. UMass Medical School (UMMS) is a group of professionals serving the public interest within a flexible, challenging environment built on innovation. To learn more about UMMS, click here.

The Program design offers students a:

Program Selection Criteria

Students interested in submitting an application for the Program should meet the following criteria:

  • must be a highly motivated college student leader
  • must have an interest in furthering the mission of UMMS
  • must have a strong interest in one of the program's offered fields, such as Communications, Marketing Analytics, or the other offered fields
  • must be a college student currently enrolled in a 2 or 4 year college program

Applications Open for 2017 (March 1-May 12, 2017)

How To Apply:

  • Go directly to the job you are interested in by clicking one of the links listed below.
  • Review the descriptions and follow the prompts to fill out our online internship applications. This is the same as the HR employment application portal, but don’t worry your internship application will be directed to us.
  • Important Your Application will NOT be considered without an essay: Complete the online application that includes uploading a resume and includes a short essay in the "resume" field (the resume and essay should be uploaded as one document). Please write a short essay demonstrating your diversity competencies through life experiences and state why you would like to enroll in the program (Please include examples from personal experience, observation, research, and or scholarship. The essay should be succinct and be your original work. It should also reflect an excellent command of English grammar, style, and syntax. Maximum length 200 words.)

Internship Job Descriptions and Application Process on the HR Career Site

To start the process, go to our “Search Career Opportunities” toolbox located in top right side of this page.

  • Click the drop-down menu for the “Type” field and select “Intern" (part-time or full-time) and a list of available internships will show.
  • Go to "Keyword" and write in "EPSIP".
  • Review the descriptions and follow the prompts to fill out our online internship applications.
  • Important Your Application will NOT be considered without an essay: Complete the online application that includes uploading a resume and includes a short essay in the "resume" field (the resume and essay should be uploaded as one document). Please write a short essay demonstrating your diversity competencies through life experiences and state why you would like to enroll in the program (Please include examples from personal experience, observation, research, and or scholarship. The essay should be succinct and be your original work. It should also reflect an excellent command of English grammar, style, and syntax. Maximum length 200 words.)

2017 accepted applications for the following positions:

Note: ALL positions require you to have reliable transportation as well as provide your own housing accommodations.

Thank you for your interest in the EPSIP program! Applications open for 2017 March 1st and will close on May 12th. Applications will be considered on a first come first served basis.

All applications will be processed through our Human Resources Application Portal. You will need to create a profile, then apply for you preferred position (s). A link will appear here when the applications go live. Your application will be processed as soon as it is submitted. We will interview on a rolling basis until the position is filled. This means there are no application deadlines. If you have any trouble with the online submission of your application or essay, you may contact summerinternship@umassmed.edu

 

 

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