Flexible Internship in Agri-Food
Are you an organization that contributes to the Agri-Food sector?
Become an industry partner with the University of Guelph!
What is the Flexible Internship in Agri-Food?
Flexible Internship in Agri-Food is an innovative program, which is comprised of an upper-year university credit course designed to teach job relevant skills and an internship with a host organization.
U of G is seeking to collaborate with industry partners located in Canada and internationally, to establish internships.
Benefits for Employers
Flexible internship model for employers
Stronger talent pipelines for industry
Opportunity to provide input on industry-relevant skills and needs
Strategic partnership opportunity
Our internship model is flexible, accessible and scalable:
Internships offered either in a concentrated period (i.e. 1 week) or part-time over several weeks/months
Open to undergraduate students across most disciplines
40-hour, unpaid internships that benefit the agri-food sector
In workplace setting, with the potential for remote work
Internship must be structured with purposeful and meaningful activities
Two-way feedback from students and partners to ensure continuous improvement
Partners eligible for funding to cover participation costs during pilot
For information on insurance coverage from MTCU please visit the Human Resources website.
If you are interested in becoming a partner or would like more information about the program, please contact: Danica Matovic ( firstname.lastname@example.org)