Gamma Iota Sigma's

Project-Based Internship Program

A Resilience Resource

For students

For employers

Was your internship cancelled or changed due to COVID-19? Are you looking to gain real-world insurance industry experience?

Continue to engage and invest in the future of talent and develop your future workforce while getting support for summer work and projects.

How does it work?

Employers are invited to  submit  case studies and/or micro-internship projects by June 2, 2020. Beginning June 8, Gamma Iota Sigma student members can register for the project(s) they'd like to complete. Students will work directly with the project sponsor to complete the project(s) and turn in the final deliverable(s) no later than August 1, 2020. Students gain experience and employers get support.



Student FAQs

Who can participate?

Only GIS members are eligible to participate. Priority participation will be given to GIS members who have had their internships cancelled, as space is limited. 

Is it a paid internship?

Projects are unpaid, but employers may offer alternative incentives.

Where do I sign up?

Sign up beginning June 8, 2020 through the Student

Registration Form.

Is there a deadline to sign up?

Opportunities are limited. The deadline to register for project-based work is July 17, 2020 or until all opportunities are filled, whichever comes first.

Employer FAQs

Who can participate?

Any employer in the insurance industry is eligible. This includes TPAs, insurtechs, and other insurance industry partner firms.

Is there a cost to participate?

There is no cost to participate, but you can offer incentives for students to complete your project (ex. executive meet and greets, stipends, interviews, etc.)

Where do I submit my project?

Use Gamma Iota Sigma's Project Packet Template and Project Packet Example as a guide to create your project. Submit your project by June 2, 2020 through the Employer Project Submission Form.

How will I make contact with my student intern(s)?

When submitting a project, you will be required to identify a project sponsor from your company. Students who sign up to complete your project will reach out to the project sponsor directly with follow-up questions and the final deliverable.

Resources & FAQs

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