PSECU GEW Endowed Intern

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
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Penn State Small Business Development Center


Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) at Penn State is one of the largest celebrations of entrepreneurship and innovation in the nation. The PSECU GEW Endowed Internship (paid) is open to a third semester or higher student in any major and is a two semester opportunity beginning in spring and culminating in fall. Anticipated graduation date must be no earlier than December 2018. The successful student candidate will have the opportunity to plan during spring semester and then execute and lead during fall semester a GEW event related to their area of expertise and study. Furthermore the student will work with the Penn State GEW Coordinator to help determine key student areas of interest in GEW, will offer recommendations to increase the quality of student participation and will work to increase the involvement of student organizations. The exact scope of work may be customized to the student’s particular academic goals and desired learning outcomes with the stated guidelines used as a benchmark when determining those goals and outcomes. The successful candidate will be paid $10 an hour for up to 62 hours of work per semester. Based upon review of the first semester work, the successful candidate will likely be invited to continue their scope of work during the fall semester. The student will be expected to track their progress, goals and to write a reflection paper upon completion of their internship. This paper will be shared with PSECU to be used in PSECU publicity. Applicant should provide a cover letter, current resume and one academic or professional reference. The cover letter should mention any past involvement with GEW and outline why they would be an ideal candidate, referencing past relevant experience. To apply online, upload the cover letter and resume. For questions regarding this opportunity, email The 2018 GEW PSECU Intern will be introduced during Global Entrepreneurship Week, to be celebrated this year from Sunday, November 12 to Thursday, November 16, 2017.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088