Do you want to:
Intern with AmCham Slovenia companies?
Learn about business and economics, even if they are not your field.
See what it takes to become an entrepreneur?
Who may apply? Slovenian citizens aged 19-28 who are 2nd year and higher undergraduate (dodiplomski) or master’s degree students
Application deadline: Friday, March 17, 2017
The 6th Annual Summer Economics Institute (SEI) 2017 aims to give Slovenian university students a US-style hands-on introduction to business and economics in the real world, as well as the tools to create new businesses – the foundation of entrepreneurship.
The SEI 2017 student internship program is a highly selective program giving 20 students the opportunity to intern with AmCham Slovenia companies, as well as providing them with an understanding of basic business, economics and entrepreneurship through a two week Lean Start Up program with a US Professor of Entrepreneurship plus targeted seminars, site visits and invited speakers.
The program is organized by the US Embassy Ljubljana and AmCham Slovenia. It is funded in part by the US Embassy Ljubljana and in part by AmCham Heroes.
July 10-21, 2017: US Professor of Entrepreneurship Lean Start Up program and business projects, as well as seminars, site visits and invited speakers.
May-September: Flexible one month internships with AmCham Slovenia companies (128 hours ~1 month)
The program and internships are open to Slovenian citizens aged 19-28 who are 2nd year and higher undergraduate (dodiplomski) or master’s degree students enrolled in faculties preferably at Slovenian universities.
We encourage students from ANY FIELD who are interested in business or becoming an entrepreneur to apply – science, technology, engineering, math, medicine, humanities, social sciences, architecture, etc.
AmCham Slovenia companies are particularly looking for - but not limited to - students from sales and marketing, finance, mathematics and statistics, IT-Security, electrical engineering, computer and information science, and civil engineering – construction.
Applicants must be
Twenty (20) interns will be selected.
The two-week SEI program will take place in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Internships will take place at AmCham Slovenia member companies, largely in Ljubljana.
Students will receive a small stipend from the company where they are interning, but they will not receive any compensation or other benefits from the employer itself. The two-week SEI program is free for the 20 selected students!