Employers, is your company interested in hiring a STEM intern? SciTechsperience, a state-funded internship program, is currently offering to matching 50 percent of the intern’s wages (up to $2,500) for participating companies.

The SciTechsperience internship program aims to connect both small and medium-sized Minnesota businesses with college STEM students. SciTechsperience provides a low-cost solution for companies that may not otherwise have access to qualified interns. The internships benefit both the employers and the students by helping employers develop solutions to challenges and providing hands-on learning experience opportunities for students.

There are currently 248 matching grants remaining for 2016-2017. Matching grants are allocated on a first come, first hire basis.

To learn more about whether your company is eligible to receive a matching grant or to apply, click here.

For more information, please contact Becky Siekmeier at beckys@mhta.org or call 952-230-4241.