Commitment to Action

Pathways to STEM Jobs via Internships and Job Shadowing

Commitment by

Microsoft

In 2014, Microsoft Corporation committed to deepen its partnerships with Year Up and Junior Achievement via its YouthSpark program by expanding internship, job shadowing, and infrastructure engagement, respectively. Partners will contribute to this commitment by implementing high-quality, locally relevant, and future-thinking career training programs. Year Up empowers low-income young adults to transition from poverty to professional careers in a single year. Junior Achievement works to turn kids of today into the entrepreneurs of tomorrow. Each organization is uniquely positioned to support youth from communities across the U.S. to be successful in their future endeavors.

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Commitment

Pathways to STEM Jobs via Internships and Job Shadowing

Launched

2014

Est. Duration

1 year

Estimated Total Value

$1,000,000

Region

Northern America

Countries

United States

Commitment by

Microsoft

Partner(s) of the Commitment Maker(s)

Year Up, Junior Achievement