BTV Labs

LOOKING FOR A STARTUP INTERNSHIP?

BTV Labs is an entrepreneurial hub for black tech startups. The students, faculty, and alumni are passionate about their ideas and driven to succeed despite the many challenges they face. Tech startups are influencing the world and all sorts of startups are making their mark. There are consumer product and services, software tech, manufacturing, and consulting startups in fields ranging from biotechnology, fintech, to health.

PROGRAM DETAILS

LOGISTICS

  • DURATION: 4 Months

  • LOCATION: Within a PARTNER  ACCELERATOR

  • DAILY COMMITMENT: Full Time

APPLICATION

  • Must be a rising junior in good standing.

  • GPA: 3.0 minimum

  • All majors welcome (CS majors will be given preference).

  • Have one summer of internship experience.

  • Demonstrated I&E aptitude (e.g. hackathons, pitch/business plan competitions).

BENEFITS

EXPERIENCE

  • Each intern will be assigned to a startup based on the needs of the startup.

  • Each intern will be provided a workspace.

  • If you are a developer intern, you will be thrown into a world of rapid development and have real development responsibilities.

  • You’ll likely have influence with and direct access to everyone including the CEO and other executives, as startups are small, nimble, and growing.

  • You will learn to be versatile, and get experience with other rolls such as:  project management, business development, or venture capital.

  • Each intern will receive a stipend.

  • The experience will help you decide if you want to work for a startup, create your own, or work for a more established company.

  • You’ll get your foot in the door, figure out what you’re good at and start building your network. 

  • Have ownership in your project and make real contributions to a company.

BTV is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization and contributions are tax-deductible for income, gift, and estate taxes.

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