national intern day

Mark your calendars for the first-ever National Intern Day on Thursday, July 27th! National Intern Day is a dedicated day for employers to recognize and celebrate all of the hard-working interns across the nation.

Do you have interns?

If so, it’s time to celebrate. Commit to recognizing your dedicated interns on July 27th, and we’ll hook you up with everything you need to get the party started.
PLEDGE TO PARTICIPATE

Participating Employers

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Is your intern a rockstar?

We want to reward the country’s best interns. Nominate an intern in one of six different categories. The intern in each category with the most nominations by July 27th will get to choose the prize of their choice from the list below.

$750
online shopping spree
amazon
$750
for your next vacation
airbnb
$750
to any game or concert
stubhub
$750
apartment makeover
target
$750
to ride in style
lyft
$750
towards your favorite products
apple

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“Learn It All” Intern
BROUGHT TO YOU BY
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Design & Creative Intern
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Marketing & Comms Intern
BROUGHT TO YOU BY
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Product & Engineering Intern
BROUGHT TO YOU BY
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Sales & Biz Dev Intern
BROUGHT TO YOU BY
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Operations & Finance Intern
BROUGHT TO YOU BY
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Is your internship awesome?

Nominate your program or manager for the ultimate intern badge of approval. We are releasing a list of the best internship programs in America and the people who run them on July 27th.

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best internship program
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best internship program manager
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Expand your mind.

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faq

What is National Intern Day?!
National Intern Day is a dedicated day for employers to recognize and celebrate all of the hardworking interns across the nation.
When is National Intern Day?
July 27th, 2017.
I’m an employer who works at a company with interns. Why should I care?
Interns are key contributors to organizations across the nation. It’s important that their hard work and dedication is recognized. We’re partnering with top employers to help them celebrate their interns on July 27th. Pledge to Participate
Does it cost money to pledge to participate?
Nope! There is no cost.
What are some great ways that I can celebrate my interns?
You can post on social media using the hashtag #NationalInternDay, host a free meal for your interns, or read up for more ideas here. Download celebration tips
I’m an employer, and I’ve pledged to participate. Now what?
You can also participate in our Awards! Nominate your program, your internship program manager, or your intern. Nominate an intern
I’m an intern. What’s in it for me?
If you are currently interning at a company in the United States, you can be nominated to win the “Best Intern” award in one of six categories. The intern in each of the six categories with the most nominations by July 27th will win one amazing prize, valued at $750. Nominate an intern
I’m an internship program manager. What’s in it for me?
We are recognizing the best internship program manager out there. You can win the title if you get the most nominations by July 27th, 2017. Nominate program manager
I’m an employer that took the pledge to participate. When is my celebration kit arriving?
Your kit should arrive by July 24th.
When will the winners of the best intern and intern program awards be announced?
We’re announcing all winners after 12 PM EST on July 27th, 2017.
Who can I reach out to with questions?
Email Elana at elana@wayup.com.