Our High School Internship Program allows students to learn about financial products and services, as well as develop career skills in a professional work environment. This internship program also provides students an opportunity to be mentored by leaders throughout the organization and the opportunity to shadow various departments of interest.
Must be at least 16 years of age on or before June 5, 2023,
Will be in the 11th or 12th grade during the 2023 -2024 school year, and
Attend school in one of the districts serviced by Air Academy Credit Union.
Students gain valuable experience through this paid internship by working for a leading edge financial institution. Quarterly performance reviews are administered and depending upon the student’s performance he/she may receive a letter of recommendation upon program completion. Regular full-time and/or part-time employment will be considered after the student graduates high school.
The application process for our 2023-2024 High School Internship Program has ended.
Check back for updates on the 2024-2025 program.
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Interviews will take place April 17, through May 5.
Required forms to be completed and submitted with your application for consideration by April 14, 2023. Completed forms may be emailed to HSInternProgram@aacu.com or faxed to 719.268.2521.
Required forms for consideration:
Students accepted to the program are assigned to an appropriate branch location based on availability and the student’s geographic location for school and/or home.
Potential branch assignment locations include:
Students are required to attend one of two training sessions held at our corporate headquarters located at 9810 N Union Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80924. Each training session is approximately seven days long. Immediately following the completion of the assigned training session, student interns will report to their assigned branch location for work and continued on-the-job training.
We will try to accommodate training session preferences; however, class sizes are limited and students may be assigned a training session based on availability.
During Summer Months:
Interns may work up to 35 hours per week, including Saturdays. Once the school year begins, hours will be reduced to no fewer than 10 hours per week after regular school hours including every Saturday.
AACU is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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