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Spring 2018 Remote Internship Applications Now Open!

Submit Resume and Cover Letters via Handshake by February 2nd.


The Tulane Remote Internship Program (T.R.I.P.) allows undergraduate students an opportunity to work for national companies while in New Orleans throughout the fall and spring academic semesters. In addition to working 6-10 hours a week for their employers, Tulane pays for the selected interns to visit their employers' respective cities and offices to meet with their teams, supervisors, and get a feel for the physical culture of the company. The purpose of this program is to allow students to get further exposure into industries they are interested in, as well as make themselves more competitive for summer internships through adding on work experience during their academic semesters. The Tulane Remote Internship Program also provides employers a unique and creative opportunity to work with Tulane undergraduates.


January 15-February 2: Internships Open to Students on Handshake

Click HERE to view all internships and create an account on Handshake. Internships can be found on Handshake by searching “Tulane Remote Internship Program,” in the Employer search, or as “Tulane Remote Internship” in the job search. *Companies will continue to be added to Handshake until January 15th, so make sure to keep an eye out for new postings!

January 16: Spring Classes Begin

February 2: Application Deadline

*While this is a deadline, resumes may be reviewed in real time, so it is in your best interest to submit your interest as soon as possible.

February 2-5: Interview Selection Period for Employers

February 5: Interviews Announced to Selected Students

February 5-14: Interview Period (Skype and Phone)

February 16: Selections Announced

*At this point, if a student has not withdrawn from the interview process by emailing, if they receive an offer, they are responsible for fulfilling your internship.

February 19 & 20: Mandatory Student Orientation Sessions

*All must attend unless one session otherwise approved by Byron Kantrow.

February 21: Remote Internship Begins

March 25: Spring Break & Company Site Visit(paid for by Tulane)

*These Spring Break dates are highly recommended to reduce classes missed, but exceptions can be made based on availability and circumstance and must be approved PRIOR to applying to any remote internship.

May 1: End of Remote Internship

May 15: Final Reflection Paper DueIn order to receive internship credit, students must submit a two-page reflection on their internship experience.


Interested students should review the following in detail prior to applying. 

Active Internship Postings: Current Internships can be found below and also by searching in Handshake by inputting "Tulane Remote Internship" in the jobs search or employer search. You can then find your specific internship in that list.

Approved Resumes AND Cover Letters Required in Handshake: Each of these internships require you to submit a resume and cover letter via Handshake for approval. There is a 24 hour turnaround once you submit your resume/cover letters for approval and/or edits to be sent back. If your resume or cover letters require edits or have mistakes, the turnaround cycle will reboot and this may impact your chances of being considered. 

Resume Instructions: If you do not currently have an approved resume in Handshake, or if you'd like to update the resume used for Remote Internship applications, in order for our career center staff to expedite the review of these documents, you must upload your resume in the following format - "TRIP - LAST NAME, RESUME." Once your resume is approved, you can use the same resume for all of your submissions. To expedite approval, it's imperative that you follow our resume guidelines HERE (Non-Business) and HERE (Business). Non-Business students are welcome to use the Business templates as well. 

Cover Letter Instructions: Cover letters - written individually for each internship you're applying to, should be submitted for approval using the format "TRIP - COMPANY NAME, LAST NAME, COVER LETTER." Tips on writing cover letters can be found at At minimum, your cover letter should address the questions and information each company requests in the description the individual Handshake posting. 

Posting Instructions: Some internships require specific submissions or information. Follow specific instructions for each individual posting. 

Academic Credit: Remote Interns will not receive payment, but will receive one academic credit (to be applied to the following semester) and required reflection paper. For second semester seniors, adjustments can be made so that the credit is applied to your current semester. 

Required Site Visits during Spring Break: Unless otherwise noted in the individual internship description, Remote Interns will be required to make a site visit to your employer's office and city during Spring Break. All expenses will be paid for by Tulane. Applicants should not make alternative plans for Spring Break until February 16th, or possibly before then if confirmed you have not been selected for a Remote Internship. *If students are abroad or have approved excuses PRIOR to submitting their applications, spring break site visit might be omitted.

Logistics: Remote Interns will work 6-8 hours per week for the internship period. Remote Interns will have the option to, or will at the employer's request, work remotely out of the Tulane Career Center during office hours. Remote interns will have set weekly hours, check in and out of work, and complete weekly hour logs. You will have an assigned supervisor from the company who will answer questions along the way, hold Skype/phone check-ins, and serve as a mentor throughout the project.

Application Limit: Students are only allowed to apply to THREE remote internships. If you apply for more than three you will be disqualified from the program.



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Bravo - Digital Content Internship - New York

*Interns have already been selected




Forward SCience

Forward Science - Biotechnology Internship - Stafford, TX

*Interns have already been selected



"I love the fact that this program exists!! It's so cool that we are able to be paired with such amazing companies throughout the school year. It builds my experience and network with a lot of convince." - Jennifer Glickman (Marketing, '19) - Marketing Intern, sprout group

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"We really enjoy the opportunity to work with students to help expand our brand and organization awareness while also providing them professional development." - Success Academy Charter Schools - New York, NY

"I like that I am developing connections in New York from New Orleans, and that I am gaining exposure to real work. I also appreciate that I get to have an internship that works to my schedule." - Jamie Friedman (Finance, '20) - Analysis Intern, Millstein and Co.

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"The program is very much what I expected and has been fantastic." - Cue the Bird - Los Angeles, CA

"It has made me stand out in summer recruiting pools. Employers like the extra experience and it puts students ahead of others." - Henry Sidle (Finance, '20) - Research/Analysis Intern, DH Capital

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"All great experiences so far. Definitely nice that the students get to come spend a day in our NYC office to meet and share with our full time team." - Tilit Chef Goods - New York, NY

"The program connected me with two really great people in both the city and industry I want to be in. I'm sure the benefits of this internship will impact me far into the future and the remote visit was a highlight of my college experience." - Cole Hamilton (Finance, '18) - Entertainment/Production Intern, Cue the Bird

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"I think it is a very smart idea to have launched this program. Excellent experience and resume builder for the students." - Edge Wealth Management - New York, NY

"I like how supportive Sophie and Byron are. Our duties are clearly communicated, and they aren't difficult to accomplish." - Jennifer Quan (Marketing, '20) - Education/Marketing Intern, Success Academy Charter Schools

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"Our intern is great at taking initiative and completing tasks without much direction. It's difficult to see growth in a remote internship, but we feel she's been helpful and doing well." - Kucerak + Company - New York, NY

"Gives me experience with statistical collection and analysis which I can apply to other jobs and experiences as well." - Ishan Mattoo (Economics/Public Health, '21) - Biotechnology Intern, Forward Science




Please contact Byron Kantrow, Director of Tulane's Career Wave Programming, at or 646.331.3041 if you have any questions.

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118