❗ FAQ - Modular Internship Program (updated periodically)

  • What resources are available to modular-internship interns?
    • Access to mentor-led meetings & past recordings
    • Office hours with mentors
    • Technical help via forums
    • Participation in Demo Days/ Recruitment Hackathon Days

  • What are the main differences with the virtual-internship program?
    • Interns are not part of teams
    • Feedback of work done is limited to one module

  • Are self-assessment compulsory?
    • No. However, we strongly encourage you to write self-assessments. Learn more here.

  • Are certificates awarded for the modular internship program?
    • Yes. Only if self-assessments are written for every module and work is presented to mentors for one module. Invitation to present will be sent to interns with completed self-assessments.

  • Are modular-internships in sync with Session 2?
    • Yes. However, we encourage you to follow Session 1 meetings as well especially presentation by Session 1 teams.

  • Can I work at my own pace?
    • if you are working independently, yes. If you have paired up with other participants, you have to keep the pace of your group. Opportunities to present your work will be determined by the STEM-Away team.