Students + Startups

About Students + Startups

Students + Startups is a nonprofit internship program in San Antonio, Texas, dedicated to bridging top talent with dynamic local startups and businesses. We focus on personal, meaningful connections, ensuring our interns find roles that challenge and enhance their skills. Since 2016, we've linked 433 students nationwide with 138 thriving San Antonio enterprises.

Our Partners: We rigorously vet company partners ensuring they offer meaningful work, a positive culture, and a productive, inclusive environment. Our diverse collaborations span industries from tech to non-profit. For a partner glimpse, check our website or follow @studentsstartups.

The Process: We evaluate candidates through applications, LinkedIn profiles, resumes, and interviews. Approved candidates can explore internships via our portal. Our S+S team expertly matches talent to positions, ensuring alignment in skills and interests.

You’ll receive:
- $6,000 stipend
- Opportunity to extend the internship through the fall part-time
- Possibility to receive employment offer
- Program-funded social events and cohort-building activities throughout SA
- Free downtown housing for those who qualify
- Professional development and career-advancing opportunities
- Professional headshots at no cost


Marketing Intern

June 2022 - August 2022 San Antonio, TX
“I was able to use Excel to fill out information I found while conducting market research for the company Easy Expunctions.”

Marketing and Strategic Communications Intern

June 2021 - October 2021 San Antonio, TX
“Students + Startups kickstarted my career and networking opportunities!”
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