Apply: 1st Step in Fellows Application Process

The Opportunity Greensboro Fellows Program offers high-quality, paid internship opportunities from a pool of diverse, local corporations and organizations. The competitive program will work to match you, the brightest emerging students, in parallel fields to meet local industry internship needs.

Students: if you are inquiring about the Opportunity Greensboro Fellows Program, please note that applications for the Opportunity Greensboro Fellows Program closed on Monday, February 20th at 5pm. No additional applications will be accepted now that the application process has closed. Please visit our website this fall to check for updates on the program and view internships for summer 2018!

If you have questions, please email

You are welcome to apply for summer 2018 when that process begins later this year, as long as you still qualify for the program.



Monday, February 20th, 2017 (5 pm): Application Deadline

Thursday, March 9th & Friday, March 10th, 2017: Candidates Selected to Interview Receive Email to Sign up for Interview Day on 3/31

Friday, March 31st, 2017: Interview Day; Location TBD

Do I qualify to be a Summer Fellow?

  • Are you seeking an internship in Greensboro for Summer 2017?
  • Do you want to spend the summer gaining experience in your industry, exploring your city, and participating in professional development opportunities?
  • Are you a current student at one of the local Greensboro Colleges (Bennett College, Elon University, Elon Law School, Greensboro College, Guilford College, GTCC, NC A&T, or UNCG)?
  • Do you have housing in Greensboro (or nearby)?
  • Do you have transportation (or access to public transportation)?

Monday, March 7, 2016

Internship Descriptions Available – search your college/university student job website, or directly review all opportunities here.

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Monday, March 28, 2016

Applications due by 5:00pm

Friday, April 8, 2016

Internship Interview Day. Located at the co//ab in Greenboro. Transportation is not provided, so please make sure you can attend this all-day event.

Friday, April 15, 2016

Fellows Program Offers Given to Students

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Offer Decision Deadline by 4 pm

Monday and Tuesday, June 6 & 7, 2016

Center for Creative Leadership Training

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Internships Begin (tentative – start date determined by internship site)

Thursday, June 15, 2016

Fellows welcome reception at VF Corporation. (Invitation Only)

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Internships Conclude (tentative – end date determined by internship site)