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Show off Your Internship!

Show Off Your Internship

Show off Your Internship!

There are so many reasons why it's smart for you to intern during your time at UCR, including getting class credit, building your resume, developing your professional network and test-driving a potential career. Thanks to the Career Center and its partners, you can get all those career benefits and have the opportunity to win awesome prizes this spring! 

To Show off Your Internship:


 

Rules, Instructions and Guidelines
  • Prizes

    To be determined.

  • Eligibility

    Show off Your Internship is open to registered UCR students graduating June 2019 or later who:

    • Held an internship for at least 10 weeks between March 2018 and March 2019
    • Have either a 198-I academic credit form or  Learning Agreement on file with the Career Center
  • Submission Instructions

    1: Complete a 198-I academic credit form or  Learning Agreement and submit it to the Career Center.

    2: Email your contest entry to careerinternships@ucr.edu between Monday, Feb. 5 and Friday, April 6, 2019.

    From: Your UCR email address

    Subject: Show Off Your Internship: The title of your entry (think this through — it will be considered during the voting process)

    Body: Copy and paste these items and type your responses into the body of your email:

    Full Name:
    Student ID Number:
    Phone Number:
    College:
    Major:
    Class Level:
    Graduation Date:
    Dates of Internship: 

    Attachments:

    Answer the question, “How did your internship impact your career goals?” with ONE of the following: 

    • Essay (300-word maximum) and photos
    • 1–2-minute video with voiceover

    Keep in mind …

    • Creativity counts
    • Photos and videos should illustrate your internship experience
    • Inappropriate submissions will not be accepted
    • Make sure to mention the name of the company/organization where you interned
    • The Career Center reserves the right to make minor edits or additions to each submission

    By submitting this email to careerinternships@ucr.edu, you give the UC Riverside Career Center permission to post your submission online at careers.ucr.edu and on Facebook.

  • Need Ideas?

    Be sure to address the prompt while including information that makes your submission personal and fun, such as … 

    • Did you get to work with amazing people? Maybe with someone inspirational, powerful, famous, or maybe you just had awesome co-workers!
    • Did you get any special opportunities, incentives or prizes as part of your internship? These might include free tickets, behind-the-scenes sneak peeks, field trips, networking events, etc.
    • Did you intern in a cool place? Perhaps with a high-profile employer or in an exciting city or foreign country?
    • What kinds of interesting projects or assignments did you work on? Did your efforts make an impact you’re proud of?
  • Voting Process

    Students can vote online! Join our Facebook group and vote for your favorites by liking them. Facebook votes will account for 25 percent of the final score. The remaining 75 percent will be determined by a committee of employers, faculty and staff who will score student entries in the following areas: Clearly Communicated (verbally or in writing), Analysis/Reflection, Addresses Prompt and Creativity.

  • Thank You To Our 2018 Sponsors
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    Sorenson Engineering
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    Past Winners
  • 2018 Winners

    1st Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Faithfulness Adebayo-Ige, When Life Gives You Lemons, Move To LA!
    The Vision Theatre

    2nd Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Alyssa Tran, UnexpectedLEE Hired
    Lee’s Sandwiches

    3rd Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Eli Olivares, Elivate
    EARS, the Experimental Acoustic Research Studio

    Fan Favorite: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Sabrina Wong, Blizzard Entertainment
    Blizzard Entertainment

  • 2017 Winners

    1st Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Yujia (Candice) Niu, Press Play Button on Your Career
    Big West Production/ESPN3

    2nd Place: ( Click Here To View Submssion
    Bryant Glover, Strengthening My Passions
    US Department of Commerce

    3rd Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Danielle Connolly, Sorenson Engineering
    Sorenson Engineering

    Fan Favorite: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Yujia (Candice) Niu, Press Play Button on Your Career
    Big West Prodcution/ESPN3

  • 2016 Winners

    1st Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Raymond Leung, DREAMliner to Reality
    United Technology Aerospace System

    2nd Place: ( Click Here To View Submssion
    Tammy Schwinegruber, Value - Beyond the Monetary Perception
    Trinseo

    3rd Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Deja Darrington, Determining My Career Path
    Walgreens

    Fan Favorite: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Austin Claiborne, More Than A Game
    ESPN 980

  • 2015 Winners

    1st Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Moe Aung, In the Midst of Saving the World
    fuels. Lawrence Berkeley National

    2nd Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Stacy Tam, My AUTO-Biography
    Nevada Automotive Test Center

    3rd Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Deepankar Gagneja, An Adventure At The White House
    The White House

    Fan Favorite: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Jaspery Goh, My Life At UCR
    UCR Undergraduate Admissions

  • 2014 Winners

    1st Place: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Molly Daniels, Fingerprints in Space
    Boeing

    Runner-Up: ( Click Here To View Submssion
    Katrina Honer, After-Hours At The Museum
    The Smithsonian Museum

    Fan Favorite Award: ( Click Here To View Submission
    Julie Truong, EnterThe Rise With Enterprise
    Enterprise Rent-A-Car

  • 2013 Winners

    1st Place:  (Click Here To View Submission)
    Jessica Escareno, Empowerment Through Law Enforcement
    Washington D.C. Metropolatin Police Department (MPD)

    2nd Place:  (Click Here To View Submssion)
    Armond Aivazyan, Providing Free Legal Services to Communities of Riverside
    IELLA Legal Clinic

    Committee’s Choice Award:  (Click Here To View Submission)
    Justin Bautista, When Preparation Meets Opportunity
    National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) 

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