Career Services

Student Information for Career Ready Internship Program

For-credit internships and Career Exploration Not-For-Credit Internships

College students with financial need are often unable to accept unpaid internships in their fields of study because they need to earn a paycheck. By passing on an internship opportunity, they miss out on valuable, real-world experience in their fields of study. 

Great Lakes Career Ready Internship Grant RecipientViterbo University is pleased to have been awarded a three-year Career Ready Internship grant through the Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation. This grant will allow Viterbo to pay eligible juniors and seniors $10 an hour for their internship experience, provided that the internship is not paid by the employer. Individual student awards may vary depending on unmet financial need and the total number of applicants.

To be eligible for funding, you must meet specific criteria.

complete an Interest form 

For more information on the Career Ready Internship Grant, contact Alyssa Gostonczik, Intern and Employer Relations Coordinator at

About the Grant