University of Idaho - I Banner
A student works at a computer

VandalStar

U of I's web-based retention and advising tool provides an efficient way to guide and support students on their road to graduation. Login to VandalStar.

University of Idaho

Physical Address:
1031 N. Academic Way,
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272

Email: cdactr@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/cda

U of I CDA Directory Directions

Dig'nIT Internships

Explore your favorite STEM subjects while on the job in a professional setting over the summer.

The Dig'nIT internship is open to rising high school juniors and seniors seeking hands-on experience with tech and other STEM focused business in Kootenai and Shoshone counties. After a short orientation at U of I Coeur d'Alene, you will be placed with a company for eight weeks of learning on the job.

As an intern, you'll gain meaningful workplace experience to inform decision-making ahead of college. You also get a behind-the-scenes perspective on local fields in need of highly-skilled employees.

What do you gain from a Dig'nIT Internship?

  • Hands-on experience in STEM careers with innovative local companies including Bay Shore Systems, Exbabylon IT Solutions, Northwest Specialty Hospital and more
  • A valuable addition to your resume
  • Personal insight on a potential future career
  • Professional connections for future education, employment and advancement possibilities
  • $12.50/hour for 30 hours/week
  • Orientation at the U of I Coeur d'Alene

Eligibility

  • At least 16 years old
  • Completing 10th or 11th grade
  • Strong interest in STEM fields, especially those relating to technology
  • Available to work 30 hours/week for eight weeks
  • No second job or vacations longer than two workdays during the duration of the internship
  • Your own transportation

Program Timeline

  • April to early May: application period open
  • Mid to late June: Orientation
  • Late June through mid August: Interns work at their host sites
  • Mid August: Intern showcase at U of I Coeur d'Alene

If you have questions, contact Sheri Bullock at sbullock@uidaho.edu.

University of Idaho

Physical Address:
1031 N. Academic Way,
Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Phone: 208-667-2588

Fax: 208-664-1272

Email: cdactr@uidaho.edu

Web: uidaho.edu/cda

U of I CDA Directory Directions