Young Entrepreneurial Scholars Internship Program (YES)
July - August 2016
Grades 10, 11, 12
The YES Internship provides firsthand experience to students interested in accounting as a profession. YES interns are assigned to shadow a professional mentor in an accounting or finance department at a participating company for six weeks. The internship includes two components: job shadowing (Mondays-Thursdays) and leadership seminar (Fridays).
Interns who complete the program receive a stipend of $1,000 from their participating companies. Interns must live in the Milwaukee area and apply for the internship after acceptance into the YES Residential Program at UW Oshkosh.
The UW Oshkosh YES residential students will have an opportunity to apply and interview for an internship at the following Milwaukee businesses:
- Coleman & Williams, Ltd.
- Legacy Bank
- Johnson & Controls, Inc.
- Northwestern Mutual Life
- Milwaukee Zoological Society
- Michael Best Law Firm
- Milwaukee City Comptrollers
- Milwaukee Public Schools
- National Association for Black Accountants, Milwaukee Chapter
- Wisconsin Institute for Certified Public Accountants