Greensboro Paid Internship and Leadership Fellows Program – Deadline 2/20

Faculty Members, 

Opportunity Greensboro is seeking Greensboro’s brightest emerging students to dedicate their summer to living, learning and growing in Greensboro as part of the 2017 Summer Fellows Program! Through exclusive local paid internships, students will have special opportunities to advance their 21st century skills, while networking with industry leaders and gaining experience in their career field of interest. In addition, Fellows will benefit from tailored mentorship with local leaders, world-class leadership training, and social activities around the city. 

As you continue to educate and engage with students on a daily basis in the classroom, please share information about the Opportunity Greensboro Summer Fellows Program with your students. You might know a few students who want (or need) to stay local this summer and land a paid internship – here is an opportunity for those students! Ultimately, as a faculty member, you serve as a great resource for your colleagues, and we appreciate you sharing this valuable information.

Here are the opportunities available:

Access and apply to individual internships here:
Organization Internship Title Number of Interns
Aerotek Future Leaders Intern 1
Arch MI (formerly United Guaranty) Various (Accounting, Data Science, Data Integration, IT, etc.) 7
Biscuitville Marketing Intern 1
Boulton Creative Web Developer Intern 1
Center for Board Excellence Marketing and Technology Intern 1
Chamber of Commerce Research Intern 1
Charles Aris Marketing Internship 1
City of Greensboro City Manager’s Office Internship 1
Cone Health Various (open to any students!) 2
Downtown Greensboro, Inc. Marketing & Communications Intern 1
Eastern Music Festival Media & Communciations Associate 2
Frank Blum Construction Field Engineering Intern 1
Global Brands Group Various (Finance, Accounting, IT, Operations) 8
Greensboro Downtown Parks Child Development Programming Intern 1
ITG Brands Cigar Marketing Intern 1
ITG Brands Integrated Compliance & Audit Intern 1
Kellin Foundation Youth Development Specialist / Child and Family Advocate 1
Launch Greensboro Entrepreneur Intern 1
Leeper, Kean & Rumley, LLP Staff Accountant Internship 1
Lincoln Financial Group Various: IT, Real Estate, Corporate Finance 3
Machine Specialties, Inc. Sales & Marketing Intern 1
NCCJ Summer Program Intern 1
Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative Intern 1
Pace Communications PR/Marketing 1
Procter & Gamble Engineering Internship 1
Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants & Hotels Hotel & Restaurant Operations Internship 1
Replacements, Ltd. Various 1
RLF Communications Public Relations Intern 1
Samet Corporation Construction Internship 1
Samet Corporation Real Estate Intern 1
Secure Designs, Inc. Marketing Analyst Intern 1
Secure Designs, Inc. Provisioning Technician Intern 1
Syngenta Federal/State/Stewardship Regulatory Internship 1
Syngenta Finance Internship (Master’s degree student) 1
TEKsystems Recruiter/Sales Management Trainee Intern 1
Tigermoth Creative Web Developer, Videographer, Graphic Design, Project Management 4
Triad Stage Administrative Arts Intern 1
United Way Storyteller Intern 1
WeaverCooke Construction Project Coordinator Intern 1
Posted number of internships for 2017 59
Students: Are you seeking a paid internship in Greensboro for this summer? Do you want to be a tourist in your city and engage in leadership and professional development opportunities throughout the summer?  If so, the Opportunity Greensboro Fellows Program is available to you and internships are posted for your review! All applications are due by Monday, February 20th at 5:00 pm. If you are interested and want to learn more, please review our website.


Application & Interview Timeline

Monday, February 20th, 2017 (5 pm) Application Deadline
Thursday, March 9th & Friday, March 10th, 2017 Candidates Selected to Interview Receive Email to Sign up for Interview Day on 3/31
Friday, March 31st, 2017 Interview Day at Co//ab (downtown)


If you have any questions about the program or application process, please contact Beth Mannella, Program Director, at or 336-387-8358


Thanks in advance for helping spread the word about this opportunity