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The RMSIP student application period has closed for 2018.


Sign up to attend training

March 24th at Berkner HS April 7th at J.J. Pearce HS

Student Qualifications:

  • Students must live in the City of Richardson, Texas (or a RISD student)
  • Students must provide own transportation to internship.
  • Students must be a Junior for school year (2017/2018)
  • Students must be at least 16 years old and able to work in the US by June 18, 2018.
  • Students must have at least a 2.5 (80) cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale) and a solid attendance record. (No exceptions)
  • Students must complete an on-line application at www.rmsip.org by March 27, 2018.
  • Students can not apply if they are applying to the Dallas or Plano Mayor's Summer Internship programs.
  • Students must obtain a letter of recommendation from their campus leadership.
  • Students must complete online workforce readiness courses.
  • Students must participate in one full day (unpaid) of the workforce readiness training.
  • Students must be able to participate in the RMSIP Job Fair.
  • Selected Interns must be available to work the entire 8 week internship.
  • Selected Interns must participate in 2 full days of Leadership training.
  • Selected Interns must participate in one 3 hour community service day held during summer internship period. Date: TBD
  • Selected Interns must complete the RMSIP summer curriculum component of the internship.
  • Selected Interns must attend the conclusion celebration event.

How does it work?

Step 1 (Sign up):

  • Students review program requirements to determine if they are eligible to participate in the program.
  • Complete the online application and sign up for the 1 full day Workforce Essentials Training.

Step 2 (Get Started):

  • Students attend an information session at their local campus for program orientation and expectations (contact your Campus RMSIP Facilitator.)
  • Students Complete the online workforce readiness courses.
  • Students attend at least one full day Workforce Essentials Training.
  • Students obtain necessary documents needed for program eligibility.

Step 3 (Interview):

  • Students attend mock interviews on their campus.
  • Employers will review on-line applications and request interviews to be held at the RMSIP Job Fair.
  • RMSIP conducts an internship Job Fair where all qualified candidates will get a chance to be interviewed by all the employers present.

Step 4 (The Internship):

  • Employers will provide the student with an RMSIP Internship offer letter.
  • Students will have 3-4 days to accept the RMSIP internship job offer.
  • Students selected will start their paid 8-week internship June 18, 2018 - August 10, 2018.

Step 5 (Requirements):

  • Students must be available to work the entire 8 weeks.
  • Students must attend 2 full days of Leadership Development on June 12 - 13, 2018.
  • Students must attend one RMSIP Community Service Day - July 2018
  • Students must complete their summer internship learning curriculum.
  • Students must attend the RMSIP Celebratory Luncheon - August 2018

For more information contact: help@rmsip.org