Virtual Internship Program for Students in India by Amazon
Amazon has launched a virtual internship program for the students in India. The summer internship program has been shifted in online mode due to the lockdown enforced to control the spread of coronavirus in the country.
The internship is being conducted with an aim to help sharpen the leadership skills and innovative talent of the students. A virtual curriculum spread across a span of six to eight weeks has been set for the students interning at Amazon.
The program includes mentorship from a senior official at Amazon, moderated group discussions, opportunities to connect with other interns and fireside chats with senior leaders.
The company will also hold networking events for the interns. Hundreds of interns also got the opportunity to attend the leadership conference with senior executives of Amazon hosted by the student program team of the company. The internship intends to hone the leadership skills and innovative talent of the students.