DNEP +Impact Studio for Local Business Paid Internships for Undergrads

Detroit Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Project and Ross +Impact Studio logo, one above the other.

Business+Impact is a key partner of the DNEP +Impact Studio for Local Business, and this year we’re funding $30k for student stipends while students and the staff team will be working out of the +Impact Studio three days a week this summer. DNEP +ISLB is a program for current sophomores or juniors who want to develop professional experience while making a positive difference in their community. Interns will work in interdisciplinary teams with a portfolio of Detroit-based small business clients to implement marketing and operations projects. Interviews are Mar. 28-Apr. 2, and the program runs May 4-June 24.

To Apply: please send a resume and short cover letter explaining your interest in working with Detroit small businesses to Aaron Jackson at awjack@umich.edu. If you have experience with, or interest in, one of the four specialties/key areas, please indicate that in your cover letter. The application deadline is Sunday, March 27, 2022.