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  Student Internship/Faculty Externship Funding
               Request for Applications (RFA)

The California Community Colleges Workforce and Economic Development Program Business and Entrepreneurship Sector is seeking applications for following two student internship/faculty externship projects:

 

Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center Student Internship/faculty externship project

  • Seeking 15 colleges to place student interns/faculty externs (coaches) at Nasdaq Startup Companies across the state (click here for flyer)
  • $2,500 Stipends for faculty externs (coaches)
  • Student Internships can be paid or unpaid by Nasdaq Startup Companies
  • Students are encouraged to enroll in college work experience programs to earn college credit

 

Governor’s Office DOD Office of Economic Adjustment (OEA) CASCADE Grant student internship/faculty externship project

  • Seeking 10 colleges to place student interns/faculty externs (coaches) at DoD Small Business Innovation and Research (SBIR) or Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) Phase I, II, or III firms to assist the firms with cybersecurity readiness/compliance and assist with commercialization of the SBIR firm’s proposed innovations
  • $17,500 per college ($16,000 for stipends for faculty plus $1,500 in travel expenses for faculty to attend required orientation or business site visits).
  • Student wages will be 100% subsidized by the grant at a burdened rate of $20/hr (up to 240 hours per DOD SBIR firm)
  • Students are encouraged to enroll in college work experience programs to earn college credit

Applications are due by 5 PM November 1st, 2019. 

 

Click here to download a copy of the Request for Applications (RFA)

Click here to view recording of Informational Webinar on Oct 7

Click here to download Slides from Informational Webinar on Oct 7

FAQs Document

Click here to view Kickoff Webinar on December 12, 2019
LInk to Kickoff Webinar Slides for Decmeber 12, 2019
FAQ Document from December 12 Kickoff Webinar

 

For more information, contact your Regional Director or Charles Eason, Statewide Director Business (707) 863-7846 charles.eason@solano.edu.

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