2019 Small Company Internship Award Program (SCIA)


The Michigan Corporate Relations Network (MCRN) is a statewide university network designed to create partnerships that will connect state industry to critical university talent in ways that will help the Michigan economy grow and prosper. Six public universities in Michigan make up the network. They are Michigan State University, Michigan Technological University, Wayne State University, Western Michigan University, and the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and Dearborn. There are also 9 public universities that are affiliates of the MCRN. These universities include Central Michigan University, Eastern Michigan University, Ferris State University, Grand Valley State University, Lake Superior State University, Northern Michigan University, Oakland University, Saginaw Valley State University & the University of Michigan-Flint.

One component of the MCRN is the Small Company Internship Award Program (SCIA). This program provides to each school that meets the requirements outlined below, funding for 2019 to help Michigan small businesses hire students to work as interns on projects which are STEM-related and that are both beneficial to the company and academically relevant to the student.


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