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Amazon Ramps Up to Hire HBCU Students For Internships and Careers After Graduation

Amazon Ramps Up to Hire HBCU Students For Internships and Careers After Graduation
Posted By: Will Moss on August 10, 2020

It's almost Fall and you know what that means!

Amazon and HBCUCONNECT.COM are ready to roll out details for the Fall recruitment and interview cycle for Interns and Full Time hires!


2021 Amazon Internships

Amazon's Internship program for 2021 is on and in full swing hiring mode! HBCU Students should plan to apply through HBCUConnect.com using the following link:
https://hbcuconnect.com/amazon

Amazon is looking for more HBCU students to fill internships that lead to real corporate management opportunities. In the Fall of 2020, Amazon has agreed to interview at least 85 candidates recommended by HBCU CONNECT!

Who can apply?

You can be working towards your 4 year degreee as long as you graduate between December of 2021 and August of 2022. And even though this is a management job, you won’t be stuck behind your desk. Amazon Interns typically are on their feet, engaging with and motivating their teams of between 20 and 200 associates, usually on a 4 day work week schedule!

This is a great way to get an internship in management. Your opportunity for advancement is almost unlimited with opportunities around the clock and around the country.

Are you ambitious? A striver? High energy? Maybe you are a college athlete or participated in extracurricular activities. Your attitude and your energy are your keys to success. Because there are so many opportunities; because Amazon is expanding at such a rapid pace, recommending a friend or friends to apply for interviews will not hurt your own chances of getting a great position.

Amazon Interns typically work in the following areas:
  • Area Management

    Don’t miss out on this tremendous opportunity to jump start your career and land a great internship to put on your resume!
    Tell a friend and bring a friend. If you are interested, here is all you need to do:

    Submit your resume to us using the link below and then check your email for instructions on how to apply and be schedule for one of 3 virtual interview events specifically for HBCU CONNECT candidates in September, October, and November.
    Register Now: https://hbcuconnect.com/amazon

    Amazon Full-Time Opportunities for May 2021 MBA Grads

    At Amazon, we are excited to offer graduate students the opportunity to launch into big careers with limitless possibilities. We know searching for a full-time role is as much about finding a company where you can picture yourself being successful as it is about finding the right role. We look forward to meeting you and your classmates this year.

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    · 3+ years of relevant professional or **** work experience which occurred after completing your undergraduate program and prior to starting your MBA or master's program
    · Currently enrolled in MBA or equivalent master’s level program at the time of application
    · 3+ years of full-time industry work experience, which occurred between graduation from your undergraduate program and prior to starting your MBA or master’s program, OR 3+ years of **** work experience prior to starting your MBA or master’s program
    · Undergraduate degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and/or relevant industry experience working within technology teams (PMT Only)

    MBA Hiring Program Application Process
    • Step 1: Attend Amazon information session (optional sessions available for playback here)
    • Step 2: Attend Amazon deep dive sessions (optional sessions available for playback here)
    • Step 3: Apply via amazon.jobs
    • Step 4: Complete the Online Assessment

    Amazon will review applications on a rolling basis starting Monday, August 10th. Interviews begin August 31st and will continue until positions are filled. We will interview candidates according to university policies and will begin with certain functions (PMT, Operations, FLDP) before moving on to remaining roles (RLD, Program Manager, Product Manager). Please let me know if you have any questions. We look forward to a successful 2020-2021 recruiting season.

    Upcoming webinars:
  • Setting You Up for Success- Online Assessment and Interview Prep

  • Why Pathways

    If you are looking for an internship remember to apply here: https://hbcuconnect.com/amazon
    If you enjoyed this article, Join HBCU CONNECT today for similar content and opportunities via email!
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