Steppingstone's Inveniam Equity Internship program provides equity, professional access, and sponsorship for black and brown college students interested in pursuing careers in underrepresented industries. The initial pilot, launched in May of 2021, focused on private equity, investment management, and venture capital and offered a one-week prep week followed by two months of paid work experience. Please contact Steppingstone if your company is interested in participating next summer.  Our seven interns have been featured by multiple local press outlets:

Philadelphia Business Journal: Internship program focused on diversifying talent in financial services eyes expansion to tech careers
Philadelphia Tribune: Internship Offers Student Experience in Finance, Steppingstone Scholars program invests in Futures Philly: This new internship gets Black and brown college students into the wealth management industry