Intership Opportunity: Internship/Career Development Program at Four Block

September 21, 2011 | Jobs & Internships

Four Block Internship/Career Development Program

Join your fellow NYC student-veterans with obtaining internships at corporations such as NBC Universal, Bloomberg, JP Morgan Chase, and AT&T.

Four Block is accepting twenty-five student-veteran fellows for its 2011-2012 program.

This is a three-part program in which the student-veteran fellows will obtain the necessary networking opportunities and professional development needed to land internships at our nations top corporations and start-up companies.

The Four Block Undergraduate Fellowship Program will consist of three phases:

Phase 1: During the Fall 2011 semester, twenty-five student-veteran fellows will visit eight Fortune 500 companies in order to network with veteran-employees, learn about career opportunities, and receive professional development from HR personnel.

September: Veteran Entrepreneurs

October: Marsh & McClennan, NBC Universal, NY Life, Citi Group

November: Bloomberg, AT&T, JP Morgan Chase

TBD: CBS, National Football League

Phase 2: During the Spring 2012 semester, Four Block will assist student-veteran fellows in securing a summer or fall internship.

Phase 3: Student-veteran fellows will execute their summer or fall internship.

Here’s how it works: Acceptance into the program will be conducted on a “first-come, first-serve” basis. Deadline for applications are due by Friday, September 23, 2011. Please send the following documents in PDF format to internships@fourblock.com. A Four Block representative will be in touch with you shortly thereafter.

    – Resume
    – DD-214
    – Transcripts (can be unofficial)

Additional Requirements:

    – Undergraduate student (at least half-time enrolled)
    – 3.0 grade point average

– Minimum of 30 college credits obtained

– Served after 9/11 and received an honorable discharge

    – Attendance mandatory (most events are held on Wednesdays from 6-8pm)
    – Suite and tie needed for all networking events

Applicants will be notified of acceptance by Sep 24, 2011.

For questions please visit: www.fourblock.com or email internships@fourblock.com.

Four Block is a veteran-owned company that was launched by a student-veteran in New York City.  Our mission is to assist student-veterans with obtaining the relevant experience needed to compete in today’s competitive job market.