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TechPoint's Xtern Ultimate Internship Experience, Apply by 10/10

Xtern - Your Ultimate Internship Experience
Apply bor the Xtern class of 2024 by Oct 10!

Good Afternoon Higher Education Partners! 

We hope that your 2023-2024 academic year has kicked off smoothly and students are excited to be back on campus! The TechPoint talent team is certainly excited for a new year and the chance to get in front of your students to share all the incredible opportunities in Indiana’s digital innovation economy.

For those that don’t already know, my name is Emily Kitterman and I am TechPoint’s Senior Manager of Careers in Tech. I’m reaching out to share details about two of our talent programs that we’d love to share with your students this fall, Xtern and Careers in Tech.

Xtern is TechPoint’s premiere talent development program for students aspiring to enter into the tech and tech enabled workforce.  The Xtern program places students with a high-growth tech company for a 10-week, 9-to-5, paid internship with free housing over the summer. The application for Xtern Summer 2024 is live now and will be until Tuesday October 10th, 2023. 

Xtern finalists will then interview with two-to-five potential tech companies for their internship on November 17th, 2023. ​​​
Xtern roles for summer 2024 include both business and tech related roles:

• Artificial Intelligence

• Business Analyst

• Cloud Administrator

• Data Science

• Graphic Design

• Engineering - Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical

• HR

• IT/Networking

• Marketing

• Project Management

• Product Management

• Sales

• Salesforce/CRM

• Security

• Software Engineering/Development/Testing

• Supply Chain

• Technical Customer Success and Support

• UX Design

To share this opportunity with your students, you can access promotional materials here. Our team will be out at your fall career fairs (if before the October 10th deadline). If you would like to schedule an additional information session with your student group, please email me at and feel free to forward this message along to your colleagues.

TechPoint's Careers in Tech web resource ( serves as the doorway to Indiana’s thriving digital innovation economy for prospective talent. Through this new resource, users will access the following benefits:

·     Informed Decision-Making: Empower your students to make well-informed decisions about their career choices in the tech sector.

·     Industry Insights: Help students gain a deep understanding of Indiana’s digital innovation economy, emerging trends, and potential opportunities.

·     Career Pathways: Showcase the diverse range of career paths available within the tech sector, from programming and data science to UX design and cybersecurity.

·     Story-telling: Connect students with real Indiana tech professionals, allowing them to expand their network and gain insights directly from industry experts.

·     Digital Skill Growth: Gain access to free, virtual learning opportunities to build a foundation of digital literacy needed for Indiana’s most in demand roles,

Last Updated: Aug 30, 2023 10:19 AM

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