TII: Our Story

By Bharathan Sundar

You all know what The Internship Initiative is committed to doing: providing a standardized platform to bring internship opportunities to high school students everywhere. But you might not be aware of how and why our organization came to be. In the early months of 2018, the founders of TII—Joe Zhang and Oscar Hong—were looking for…

We’re Back!

By Bharathan Sundar

The TII team is delighted to announce that we are now in full swing for the summer months, with many new milestones to cross before school starts! Although it’s been a while since we last posted, with AP Exams and Finals keeping us all busy through May and June, we are happy to report that…

We are soon to be an LLC!

By Bharathan Sundar

As of today, The Internship Initiative has taken a bold leap forward in our company’s progress and laid the groundwork for a very successful future. Today, we have applied to be an LLC or Limited Liability Company! As an LLC, the TII enterprise will have greater flexibility, freedom, and insurance in its economic dealings going…

The Benefits of Internships

By Bharathan Sundar

For students looking to make their way into the world, there is no better option than an internship. Here, we’ve outlined 4 crucial reasons why an internship is a great opportunity for anyone with professional aspirations. 1. Acquiring Experience Becoming an intern allows you to gain a real-world understanding of what it’s like to work…

Update: 4/12/19

By Bharathan Sundar

As the Internship Initiative is kicking off further, our company is well into the beta testing phase as our team works to further develop connections on social media as well as with students, parents, and businesses in order to ensure that students, like you, will have greater internship opportunities. Although the website is not complete…