Serving the citizens of Koochiching County and the cities of Bigfalls, International Falls, Littlefork, Northome, Ranier and surrounding region.
Serving the citizens of Koochiching County and the cities of Bigfalls, International Falls, Littlefork, Northome, Ranier and surrounding region.

Small Companies Connect to Cash for STEM Internships

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Webinar: How small Minnesota companies can

Connect to Cash for STEM Internships

 

Hosts:                   Francisca Abbey, MN DEED and Becky Siekmeier, SciTechsperience

Date:                     Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Time:                    10:00 AM CST

Duration:             60 Minutes

Location:             Online

Cost:                      FREE

 

REGISTER HERE

Do you work for or with small companies looking for science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) interns? Have you heard of SciTechsperience, a state-funded program that helps employers cover 50% of a STEM intern’s wages up to $2,500?

This webinar will explain how small to mid-sized companies can take advantage of SciTechsperience, an exciting internship program that provides a low-cost solution for Minnesota businesses seeking talented college interns in STEM majors. SciTechsperience, a state-wide program funded by the Minnesota State Legislature, provides hiring companies with a cash match of 50 percent of the intern’s wages up to $2,500.

This webinar will explain:

  • Who can participate
  • What a SciTechsperience internship looks like – stories from the field
  • Where and when to apply
  • Why STEM is important to Minnesota’s economic future

 

It will also cover:

  • Answers to FAQs
  • How to help companies in your community take advantage of this FREE program

This webinar is ideal for small employers, HR staff, hiring managers, and economic development professionals working to build a strong STEM workforce in their communities.  

REGISTER HERE

For further details, please contact Becky Siekmeier, SciTechsperience Program Director at: beckys@mhta.org 952-230-4241

How to join the webinar on Tuesday, February 16, 2016

How Small Minnesota Companies Can Connect to Cash for STEM Internships

10:00 a.m.  |  Central Standard Time |  1 hour

 

Join the WebEx Meeting

To join the online meeting on February 16th at 10am:

  1. Go to https://intercall.webex.com
  2. Click “Attend a Meeting” in the far left options.
  3. Enter meeting number: 592 870 902
  4. Click “Join”. (You will only be allowed to join this meeting on the day of)

*If requested, enter your name and email address.

Please be sure to allow a few minutes prior to the meeting time scheduled, to get logged onto the webinar.

 

If you have any questions or issues joining as a participant, please contact Francisca Abbey at Francisca.Abbey@state.mn.us.

 

Join by Phone:

Call-in toll-free number: 1-888-742-5095

Conference Code: 294 145 0048

 

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IMPORTANT NOTICE: Please note that this WebEx service allows audio and other information sent during the session to be recorded, which may be discoverable in a legal matter. By joining this session, you automatically consent to such recordings. If you do not consent to being recorded, discuss your concerns with the host or do not join the session.