St. Olaf Internship Cohort Programs

Apply to a college-affiliated, cohort research or internship program

Summer Programs

Rockswold Health Scholars

Clinical and research program at the Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) in Minneapolis, MN. Students live together in St. Paul.

Health Scholars at the Mayo Clinic

Clinical and research program at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Students live together in Rochester.

Scott Kloeck-Jenson Social Impact Scholars

Complete internships focused on social impact, public policy, and sustainability while participating in regular academic and vocational reflection. Students live together in a community house in St. Paul.

Svoboda Legal Scholars

Perform intensive legal research and serve in a legal support role to social impact oriented law.

Mayo Innovation Scholars

Evaluate projects submitted by the Mayo Clinic Ventures. For students with a background in the natural sciences, economics, managements studies or mathematics.

St. Olaf Entrepreneurial Scholars

Gain experience working in a startup or entrepreneurial environment with St. Olaf entrepreneurial alumni, accelerators, incubators, and venture capital firms.

Interim Programs

Mayo Innovation Scholars

Evaluate projects submitted by the Mayo Clinic Ventures. For students with a background in the natural sciences, economics, managements studies or mathematics. 

Norway Innovation Scholars

A unique opportunity to spend four weeks in Norway performing market analysis, evaluating intellectual property issues, and creating a strategic plan.

Ole Innovation Scholars Program

Offers an opportunity to complete market research projects for a range of areas including medical device start-ups, technology transfer, business development, intellectual property, and health insurance.

St. Olaf College – Marketing, Advertising and Digital Design (MADD) (listed in Handshake in fall, due in mid-October)

This cohort internship program provides opportunities for students who have an interest in careers within creative fields to learn about the fundamentals of Marketing, Advertising, and Digital Design, analyze and dissect case studies, and develop their own personal projects. During MADD teamwork, students will work with St. Olaf’s Marketing and Communications department to strategize and develop a real, inquiry-to-prospect marketing campaign for a campus partner.