UNCF CPI Summer Undergraduate Internship Accepting Applications | UNCF

UNCF CPI Summer Undergraduate Internship Accepting Applications

Apply by January 31


The UNCF Career Pathways Initiative ®(CPI) is now accepting applications for a Data Analytics Intern and Program Management Intern for the 2020 summer. Interns must be current students at one of UNCF’s 37 member colleges or one of UNCF CPI’s 24 institutions (see list below). Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited undergraduate degree program in any major. Applications must be received by Friday, February 14, 2020.

Experience: An opportunity to work for 9 weeks (May 18- July 24, 2020) in an organization focused on supporting and advocating for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Selected interns will have the opportunity to work specifically with UNCF’s Career Pathways Initiative (CPI), a $50M program that seeks to strengthen career outcomes between HBCUs, PBIs and the workforce.



Stipend: Interns will receive a $3,000 stipend and housing for the summer.

Travel:  All travel expenses associated with traveling to and from UNCF and UNCF events (including the UNCF Student Leadership Conference) for the duration of this internship will be covered by UNCF.

 Orientation: (Monday, May 18, 2020): Interns will participate in an all-day on-site training that exposes them to the mission and vision of UNCF, and meet with members of the UNCF Executive team as well as UNCF ICB/CPI team. (attendance required)

Internship Placement: Following the orientation, interns will be placed with CPI team members that will provide guidance and supervision as interns work on program related projects in the areas of Program Management and Data Analytics; additionally interns will participate in four Lunch-and-Learn Fridays, where they will hear from UNCF team members across departments and learn about several positions and functions within the organization, and nonprofits in general.

2020 CPI Summer Convening:All interns will have an opportunity to participate in the 2020 CPI Annual Meeting and Data Institute.

Closing Meeting  (July 24, 2020): Interns will have an opportunity to participate in a professional development day, where we will spend time updating their resume, creating cover letters, drafting recommendations, and creating an online portfolio reflective of the internship experience. Interns will also complete evaluations detailing their individual reflections of the internship experience.

Data Analytics Internship: Click here for details and application instructions.

Program Management Internship: Click here for details and application instructions.


CPI participating schools:

  • Benedict College
  • Claflin University
  • Clark Atlanta University
  • Dillard University
  • Fayetteville State University
  • Fisk University
  • Florida Memorial University
  • Huston-Tillotson University
  • Jarvis Christian College
  • LeMoyne-Owen College
  • Morehouse College
  • Morgan State University
  • Norfolk State University
  • Oakwood University
  • Rust College
  • Spelman College
  • Talladega College
  • Tennessee State University
  • Tougaloo College
  • University of West Alabama
  • Voorhees College
  • Wilberforce University
  • Wiley College
  • Xavier University of New Orleans

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