Building Local Communities One Connection at a Time

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Career Connections is a Facebook initiative that creates jobs, trains students and empowers local economies.

We partner with small businesses to create digital marketing internships for high-achieving and high-need college students. Our goal is to help small businesses be more competitive by having a stronger online presence while training, mentoring, and supporting students to launch their professional careers.

70%

OF INTERN HIRES ARE RETAINED AT COMPANIES AFTER 3 YEARS*

*Data sourced by Collegiate Employment Research Institute’s Recruiting Trends Report

Businesses

Every business should have the opportunity to grow and contribute to their community. We help local businesses do this by connecting them to high-achieving and high-need college students, who will take your social media and digital marketing presence to the next level!

access emerging

student talent

Career Connections Fellows are local college students vetted and trained by Facebook on digital marketing, communication and leadership skills crucial for professional success.

receive special

RESOURCES

Facebook will provide special benefits to Business Partners, including $500 in Facebook + Instagram ad credits, access to exclusive trainings, online recognition and much more.

EXPERIENCE UNIQUE

EVENTS & TRAININGS

Discover internship best practices to support your Fellow(s) at our Kickoff Event, and continue your learning and development through our virtual trainings.

BUSINESSES – JOIN US!

2020 Applications are closed. Sign up for 2021 program updates today.

81%

OF COLLEGE GRADUATES SAY THAT AN INTERNSHIP POSTIVELY SHIFTED THEIR CAREER DIRECTION*

*Data sourced by Look Sharp’s 2016 State of Millennial Hiring Report

STUDENTS

Every student should have the opportunity to grow and achieve professional success, regardless of their background. We help you do this by providing training, mentorship and connections to professional opportunities at thriving local businesses!

access to

paid internships

Apply for the Career Connections Fellowship Program, an opportunity to be matched with a competitively-paid internship at a business in your community.

experience exclusive

events & trainings

From nailing an interview to mastering digital media marketing, we train you to be career-ready through our Skills Summit and custom online trainings.

Receive Virtual

mentorship

Industry connections can help you launch a career, which is why Career Connections interns are paired with Facebook employee mentors who provide valuable guidance.

STUDENTS – JOIN US!

2020 Applications are closed. Sign up for 2021 program updates today.

COMMUNITIES

The Career Connections community is growing! We’re excited to continue expanding this program across the US – choose from our current locations to learn more: