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DALLAS MAYOR'S INTERN FELLOWS PROGRAM


Who is Eligible

Gain experience and get paid on your summer vacation!

June 11, 2018 ­- August 3, 2018

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 Sophomore or Junior for school year (2017/2018)
  • Students must be at least 16 years old and able to work in the US by June 11, 2018.
  • 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 at www.mayorsinterns.org by December 31, 2017.
  • Students must obtain a letter of recommendation from their campus leadership.
  • Students must view a 1 hour work readiness webinar.
  • Students must participate in one full day (unpaid) of the Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program Business Readiness Workshop (Workforce Essentials) on Saturday, December 16 (2017), Saturday, January 13 (2018), Saturday, January 27 (2018) or Saturday, February 10 (2018).
  • Students must be able to participate in the Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program Job Fair with their high school.
  • Students must complete school Job Fair field trip form and MIFP photo release form by April 2nd.
  • Students must turn in copies of their transcript, state issued driver’s license, issued ID or work visa by April 2nd.
  • Selected Intern Fellows must be available to work the entire 8 week internship June 11 – August 3, 2018. (No days off)
  • Selected Intern Fellows must participate in 3 full days of Intern Fellows Training/Leadership Development Workshops on June 7, 8, and 9 (2018) from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at Townview Magnet Center.
  • Selected Intern Fellows must participate in one 3 hour community service day held during summer internship period. Date: TBD
  • 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, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Dallas.

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 11, 2018 ­- August 3, 2018.

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 7 - 9, 2018.
  • Students must attend one MIFP Community Service Day in June or July 2018.
  • Students must complete their summer internship learning curriculum.
  • Students must attend the MIFP Celebratory Luncheon on July 27, 2018.


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

DALLAS MAYOR'S INTERN FELLOWS PROGRAM


Key Dates

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

December 16, 2017
January 13, 2018
January 27, 2018
February 10, 2018

Kimball High School
Townview Magnet Center
TBD
Skyline High School

9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
8:45 AM – 3:30 PM
8:45 AM – 3:30 PM
Internship Job Fair TBD TBD 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Intern Matching April 2018 - May 2018 Your Campus 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Paperwork and On-boarding Process May 31, 2018 Your Campus Contact Your Facilitator
Leadership Development Workshop JJune 7 - June 9, 2018 Townview Magnet Center 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
First Day June 11, 2018 Various Various
Community Service TBD North Texas Food Bank Various
Celebratory Luncheon July 27, 2017 Hyatt Regency Dallas 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.

Apply now for the
2018 Mayor's Intern
Fellows Program

Register for 1 required business
readiness training session.

December 16, 2018 January 10, 2018 January 27, 2018 February 10, 2018 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