Internship and Career Pathways Program

Say Yes Buffalo, the Buffalo Niagara Partnership, area businesses and organizations and local colleges and universities have partnered to create a paid internship program specifically for Say Yes Buffalo Scholars. Thanks to a generous grant from CitiFoundation we are expanding the program to include more opportunities and programming for Say Yes Scholars.


To be eligible for a Say Yes internship opportunity you must:

  1. Be a Say Yes Buffalo Scholar. Learn about eligibility here.
  2. Have developed a professional resume and cover letter and worked with staff in your college’s internship or career services office to gather expert feedback and guidance to polish both (Click here to find contact information for your college’s career center)
  3. Choose the internship opportunities in which you have interest. Positions are limited – we encourage you to apply for multiple internship opportunities.

Want to apply but need help with transportation?

If you are awarded a paid internship and need help traveling to/from the work site Say Yes will provide you with bus/train tokens for the duration of your internship.

How to apply:

Email your resume and cover letter to buffalointernships@sayyestoeducation.org, with the position (s) for which you would like to apply in the email’s subject line.

If you apply for a Say Yes Internship Program opportunity, you are agreeing to have Say Yes Buffalo forward your application materials (e.g. your resume) to both the organization to which you are applying as well as your college career center.  You are agreeing that your college career center has permission to follow up with you to help assist you in the application/interviewing process.

If you have questions about the status of your application or the process, please contact buffalointernships@sayyestoeducation.org – we are here to help!

Internship Opportunities

Finance Intern

Be the FIRST Say Yes scholar to intern with National Fuel! Apply by February 25th!

Finance Intern – Sportservice

Applications accepted on a rolling basis – APPLY TODAY!

Financial Planning & Analysis Intern

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Don’t miss out!

Graphic Design Intern

Don’t wait… apply today!

Horticulture Intern

Be the FIRST Say Yes scholar to intern with the Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens!

Information Tech Intern

Full-Time Internship Opportunity!

Marketing Intern

Deadline extended to February 25th!

Operations Intern

Apply for this full-time Summer ’19 internship!

Organizational Development Intern

Apply today! Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Part-time Page

Note: This is NOT an internship, but scholars can contact us for help with the application!

Part-time Senior Page

Note: This is NOT an internship, but scholars can contact us for help with the application!

Research Intern

Are you a Say Yes Scholar at UB and interested in STEM? Please let us know if you’d like to apply!

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