To Our Potential Fellows:
We are excited to announce that WesGold Fellows is still on for 2020. We are currently adapting our program to be conducted virtually.
We have extended a few program deadlines, pushed our start date one week, and will be hosting virtual recruitment sessions every Thursday, for one hour, starting at 3:30pm. If you are interested in joining a session, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please Make Sure You Read All the Instructions Before Completing the Application...
WesGold Fellows Summer Internship
New Program Dates: June 29, 2020 - August 20, 2020
WesGold Fellows is a paid summer internship for high school students focused on financial literacy, real estate, and entrepreneurship.
Over an eight week period, Fellows receive intensive personal and professional development through a variety of opportunities, including professional presentations, curriculum based instruction, business development opportuntiies, guest lectures, and virtual field trips based on their interests. Our WesGold Fellows also receive and manage a savings account, with matching funds of up to $2,000 available from WPFSI.
The WesGold Fellows program is an all-encompassing experience which empowers our Fellows to become the next generation of leaders who will engage, impact and grow our economy.
Are you a future Fellow?
More than just grades, WesGold Fellows have:
- Positive & Proactive Attitude
- Effective Communication Skills
- Ambition & Drive
- Critical Thinking Skills
- Leadership Potential/Experience
- Professional Resume
- Philadelphia, PA Resident
- Preferably a rising junior or senior, but all are encouraged to apply
Completed applications must include:
- WesGold Fellows Online Application
- WorkReady Philadelphia Application (See instructions below.)
- Writing Sample
- Official Transcript (You will need the email address of your school counselor/contact.)
PYN WorkReady Application
In order to be participate in the WesGold Fellows program, you must complete the 2020 WorkReady Application. Submit your WesGold Fellows application and then click on the link to complete the WorkReady application.
Application & Acceptance
Applications will be accepted beginning February 4, 2020. Interview and acceptance decisions will be released on a rolling basis. Availability is limited to thirty (30) fellowships. The application deadline has been extended to May 30th and we can't wait to receive your application!