Applications Open for the 2022 AgLaunch Summer Internship Program
The AgLaunch Summer Internship Program is a 4-week immersive program in Memphis, Tenn. that includes a stipend and free housing, and encourages exploration and early exposure to AgTech career paths and entrepreneurship opportunities.
Memphis-based non-profit AgLaunch has opened the application process for its 2022 Summer Internship program, which runs from June 6-30, 2022, and includes a $2,000 stipend and free housing. The AgLaunch 2022 Summer Internship Program is open to Freshmen and Sophomore college students majoring in a Business or STEM discipline, and the deadline to apply is March 31, 2022.
The in-person, 4-week immersive internship program encourages exploration and early exposure to AgTech career paths and entrepreneurship opportunities. Through this internship, students will learn about the innovation process, venture capital and what it takes to start a tech business. Students will have the chance to hear from founders of tech startups, network with AgLaunch ecosystem partners and receive additional resources and support to further their AgTech and/or entrepreneurial interests.
- Exposure to on-farm innovation and startup cultures
- Gain a better understanding of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial support
- Learn about on-campus entrepreneurship and innovation opportunities
- Receive a $2,000 stipend and free housing
- Strengthen networking skills and professional marketability
ELIGIBILITY AND APPLICATION PROCESS
AgLaunch is revolutionizing the way that innovations in agriculture and food are brought to market by bridging the present and future to grow a more diverse and sustainable farm economy and provide healthy food for all. AgLaunch leverages its distributed network of farm incubators, entrepreneurial farmers, aligned capital partners, research consortia, technical consulting and best-in-class accelerator programming to effectively challenge the status quo and thoughtfully create value for farmers and the communities they serve. The AgLaunch vision is a transformed regional agriculture and food economy centered around farmers, innovation and prosperity.
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