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Calling All 2020 Summer Interns

Let this page be your one-stop source on how to have a #RelentlesslyOriginal summer in Wichita. Find ways to get involved, volunteer opportunities, the best eateries to savor local grub and things to do that will make you reimagine what you think you know about life in Wichita. Even if your internship is the canceled kind, you can still enjoy a socially-distanced time in the Wichita region. 

2020 Summer Intern Social Media Challenge

Because of COVID-19, this summer may look different than you planned. Canceled trips and virtual hangouts appear to be fate – but it doesn’t have to be. The Greater Wichita Partnership and W / A Community of Young Professionals have partnered to make sure you have the best summer experiencing this #RelentlesslyOriginal region. By participating in the 2020 Summer Intern Social Media Challenge, you can win sweet prizes, support local business and make the most of your summer in Wichita. All interns can join in (even if your internship is the canceled kind). Find more details - including how to win - below.

The Details

  • A new challenge will be posted on this page every Thursday at noon starting June 11. The last challenge will be posted on July 16. Post a photo showing that you completed the challenge on your Instagram and/or Twitter and tag @choosewichita, @wyoungpros and use #internICT. You have until the following Tuesday at 11:59 PM to complete the challenge and post on your social media.
  • One winner will be announced on Choose Wichita and W Young Pros social media and on this page every Thursday until July 23. Only one entry per person per week. Winners will be chosen by Greater Wichita Partnership and W / A Community of Young Professionals team members based on the creativity of your photo and caption. 
  • You must be a current technical college or university student or recent graduate to participate. 
  • Each week's locally-themed prize will be announced on this page.
  • If you complete all six challenges based on the criteria above, you'll be entered to win the grand prize.