The Princeternship Program

Princeternship definition

Ready to observe a prospective career field first-hand? Here's your chance. Since 2008, the Princeternship Program has been offering students like you an inside look at careers by sending them out into the field.

A perfect start when investigating a career path — without a long-term internship commitment — this fast-growing program fosters real professional connections.

What to Expect

Princeternship. Kelly Funderburk with alumnus Dr. Parham Ganchi '87During your Princeternship, you will experience a “day in the life” of a particular workplace with an alumnus as your guide. Lasting 1-3 days, opportunities span a range of geographic regions, industries and fields, and can be a vital part of career development. Benefits include:

  • On-the-ground insight into a possible career path
  • Learning activities that enhance your career exploration
  • An understanding of how careers evolve over time
  • In-person networking with experienced professionals
  • A chance to blog about your experience and gain exposure

Upcoming Princeternship Dates

Princeternship opportunities are offered during these periods for 2014 – 2015

  • January 5-9, 2015 (Reading Period) OR January 26-30, 2015 (Intercession Break)
  • March 16-20, 2015 (Spring Break)

How to Apply

Princeternship applications must be submitted through TigerTracks. Use the "employer search" option with the keyword "Princeternship" or use the "1-click search" link to find opportunities. 

  • The deadline to apply for January Princeternships (Reading Period & Intercession Break) is November 5, 2014. Winter Princeternship openings will be viewable on TigerTracks in October. 
  • The deadline to apply for March Princeternships (Spring Break) is February 3, 2015. Spring Princeternship openings will be viewable on TigerTracks in January.

For complete details, we encourage you to read our brochure and visit the FAQs page.