Michigan STEM Forward
Michigan STEM Forward connects college students with paid internship opportunities in STEM fields at Michigan companies. 20Fathoms is proud to serve as the Grand Traverse Region’s referral partner for this program that helps to match Michigan’s exceptional young talent with internship opportunities that provide an ideal environment for students to build job skills.
The program is administered by our partner, Ann Arbor SPARK, with funding from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC).
The STEM Forward program reduces the financial and operational barriers to finding quality intern support. Benefits for employers include:
The program is open to Michigan-based companies offering paid internships related to science, technology, engineering, and math. Technology-focused businesses are preferred.
Find a paid internship with Michigan’s leading innovative companies through the STEM Forward program. Once you apply for the program and upload your resume, it will be visible to participating companies around Michigan who will contact you directly for an internship opportunity.
The program is open to both full-time and part-time students attending Michigan colleges and universities, as well as Michigan residents attending out-of-state institutions. Internships are available in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math.
If you have questions about the STEM Forward program or application process, 20Fathoms can help. We are also able to assist employers with pre-application preparation.