BE AN EMPLOYER

 STEP-UP presents opportunities to give back to our community by mentoring a young person and narrowing our workforce and educational achievement gaps. Expand your talent pipeline by introducing dynamic, diverse youth to your industry. 

WORKSITE AGREEMENT

Complete & submit a form for each different internship position at your organization.

DUE MARCH 1

INTERN SUPERVISOR & HUMAN RESOURCES

ORIENTATION

We'll equip you with the tools you need for a productive & exciting summer.

JAN-FEB-MARCH

INTERN PLACEMENT

We'll send you well prepared students to interview and hire based on your company needs.

LATE MARCH

INTERNSHIP START

Internships typically run

6 - 8 weeks, but you can customize the experience. Interns are paid at least minimum wage.

MAY-JUNE

INTERNSHIP ENDS

Come celebrate with hundreds of STEP-UP interns, supervisors, & community leaders for successful summer.

AUGUST 
Why you should be an employer
For more information on becoming a STEP-UP Employer
contact Dr. Jeff Rector at 648-4452 or jrector@pefchattanooga.org

PROGRAM TIMELINE

Public Education Foundation

100 East 10th Street, Suite 500

Chattanooga, TN 37402

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