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DALLAS MAYOR'S INTERN FELLOWS PROGRAM


Who is Eligible

Gain experience and get paid on your summer vacation!

June 12, 2017 ­- August 4, 2017

Who is eligible to participate?

High School and residency requirements:

  • Students must be a current sophomore or a junior at any Dallas public or charter high school. (The physical address of the school that you attend must be physically located in the City of Dallas)
  • - or -
  • Students must be a current sophomore or a junior at any Richardson ISD High School and the student must physically live in the City of Dallas.

Additional requirements:

  • Students must be at least 16 years old and able to work in the US by June 12, 2017.
  • Students must have at least a 3.0 (85) cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale) and a solid attendance record. (No exceptions)
  • Students must complete an on-line application by January 31, 2017.
  • Students must obtain a letter of recommendation from their campus leadership.
  • Students must view an 1 hour business readiness webinar.
  • Students must participate in one full day of the Mayors Intern Fellows Program Business Readiness Workshop on January 21st, February 4th, February 18th or March 4th.
  • Selected Intern Fellows must be available to work the entire 8 week internship. (No days off)
  • Selected Intern Fellows must participate in one 3 hour community service day.
  • Selected Intern Fellows must participate in 3 full days of leadership development workshops on June 6-8.
  • Selected Intern Fellows must complete the MIFP summer curriculum component of the internship. (weekly assignments)
  • Selected Intern Fellows must attend the conclusion luncheon on July 27.

For more information e-mail: help@mayorsinterns.org

DALLAS MAYOR'S INTERN FELLOWS PROGRAM


The Process

How does it work?

Step 1 (Application Process):

  • Students review program requirements to determine if they are eligible to participate in the program.
  • Students determine if the the address of the Dallas public or charter school that they attend is physically located in the City of Dallas (Your campus address should say: Dallas, TX).
  • Students determine if they attend a school in Richardson ISD and the address where you live is located in the City of Dallas. (Your home address should say: Dallas, TX).
  • Complete the online application and sign up for the 1 full day Business Readiness Workshop.

Step 2 (Student Prep Process):

  • Students attend an information session at their local campus for program orientation and expectations (contact your EIF Higher Education Advisor or Campus MIFP Facilitator.)
  • Students view a 1 hour business readiness webinar.
  • Students attend at least one full day Business Readiness Workshop.
  • Students obtain necessary documents needed for program eligibility.

Step 3 (Interview Process):

  • Students attend mock interviews on their campus.
  • Employers will review on-line applications and request interviews to be held at the MIFP Job Fair.
  • MIFP conducts an internship job fair where all qualified candidates will get a chance to be interviewed by all the employers present.

Step 4 (The Internship):

  • Employers will provide the student with an MIFP Internship offer letter.
  • Students will have 3-4 days to accept the MIFP internship job offer.
  • Students selected will start their paid 8-week internship June 12, 2017 ­- August 4, 2017.

Step 5 (Requirements of the Internship):

  • Students must be available to work the entire 8 weeks
  • Students must attend 3 full days of Leadership Development on June 6 - 8, 2017.
  • Students must attend one MIFP Community Service Day in June or July 2017.
  • Students must complete their summer internship learning curriculum.
  • Students must attend the MIFP Celebratory Luncheon on July 27, 2017.


For more information e-mail: help@mayorsinterns.org

DALLAS MAYOR'S INTERN FELLOWS PROGRAM


Key Dates

Tasks Dates / Deadlines Location Time
Application Deadline January 31, 2017 www.mayorsinterns.org N/A
Business Readiness Workshops
1st session
2nd session
3rd session
4th session

January 21, 2017
February 4, 2017
February 18, 2017
March 4, 2017

Kimball High School
Uplift Luna Preparatory
Townview Magnet Center
North Dallas High School

8:45 AM – 3:30 PM
8:45 AM – 3:30 PM
8:45 AM – 3:30 PM
8:45 AM – 3:30 PM
Internship Job Fair April 7, 2017 Hyatt Regency Dallas 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Intern Matching April 2017 - May 2017 Your Campus 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Paperwork and On-boarding Process May 31, 2017 Your Campus Contact Your Facilitator
Leadership Development Workshop June 6 - June 8, 2017 Townview Magnet Center 8:45 AM – 3:45 PM
First Day June 12, 2017 Various Various
Community Service June 17, 2017 and July 15, 2017 North Texas Food Bank Various
Celebratory Luncheon July 27, 2017 Omni Dallas Hotel 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM




For more information e-mail: help@mayorsinterns.org

DALLAS MAYOR'S INTERN FELLOWS PROGRAM



The 2017 application period for the Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program is closed. We will accept applications for the 2018 program in October 2017.

Register for 1 required business
readiness training session.

January 21, 2017 February 4, 2017 February 18, 2017 March 4, 2017

For more information e-mail: help@mayorsinterns.org

DALLAS MAYOR'S INTERN FELLOWS PROGRAM

Hello 2017 Class of Intern Fellows!

As part of your summer learning, we ask that you complete your weekly summer assignments. These assignments are a requirement of your summer internship. To maximize your learning experience, we invite you to upgrade your MIFP status by completing 250 MIFP Scholar points. All intern Fellows who obtain 250 MIFP Scholar Points will be invited to attend our special recognition on September 14, 2017.

Input Assignments or MIFP Scholar Assignment Here