Reaching Toward the Future
The AACUC has developed this Internship program to promote awareness and opportunities for African American students attending colleges and universities of the benefits of working in a credit union environment. We are seeking students majoring in Business, Finance, Accounting, Marketing or Computer Science, that currently hold a minimum of a C+ average. The rate of pay is $9.50 - $12.00 per hour, determined by the region. The internships will last 8– 10 weeks during the Summer.
Features and Benefits
The students that participate in this program will glean practical experience in a variety of ways that will enhance their ability to market themselves upon graduation. You will form relationships that will benefit youprofessionally and personally. You will learn various aspects of the inner workings of credit unions (i.e., loans, deposits, investing and marketing). It is the goal of this program that the students will gain enough practical experience within a credit union that they will be able to apply for management and other staff positions in credit unions after graduation.
Students in this program will have access to:
- Mentoring from high profile seasoned credit union professionals
- Exposure to different management techniques
- Information on the credit union movement and the benefits for African Americans
- Information on career progression in the Credit Union Industry
- Opportunities for job placement after graduation
Who can Apply?
College juniors and seniors majoring in Business, Accounting, Marketing, or Computer Science who are currently holding a minimum of a C+ average. Download Criteria and Application Information.
How to Apply:
1. Complete an application– Download Application Here
Along with the completed application, please submit the
- One page narrative of why you want to participate in the program
- Current resume
- Current OFFICIAL transcript
- A letter from a college official on your current status as an undergraduate
All applications should be mailed to:
AACUC– Internship Committee
c/o MECU– Attn: Tracey Jackson
PO Box 1612
Shreveport, LA 71165-1612
APPLICATIONS MUST BE POSTMARKED BY FEBRUARY 28, 2014.
Applications Accepted: Dec. 1, 2013 - Feb. 28, 2014
Candidate Interviews: Feb. - Apr. 2014
Selection Process: Mar. - Apr. 2014
Intern Notification: Apr. 2014
Credit Union Notification: Apr. 2014
Internships will last 8-10 weeks. Internships will begin after May 1, 2014. The rate of pay ranges from $9.50 - $12.50 an hour, determined by region.
If you have questions, please contact us at email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
Former AACUC Interns on the move