NGage Receives Intern Nebraska Grant

21 May 2014

An Economic Development Marketing Intern Position available with NGage

The latest round of Intern Nebraska (InternNE) grants were announced on May 15, 2014. NGage’s funding application was approved by the Nebraska Department of Economic Development that oversees the program. NGage will be looking for a college student that has completed at least two years of study (or recent graduate) having interest in and completion of some coursework in marketing, advertising and/or public relations and communications. The paid internship will be available for up to approximately 500 hours and will work closely with NGage Executive Director to coordinate use of social media messages, creating promotional materials, updating website among other marketing related duties.

The Intern Nebraska (InternNE) program connects college students and employers from across the state, providing a unique opportunity for them to co-invest in the future. Interns gain valuable business experience that will help them in future careers, while successful internships help businesses develop tomorrow’s leaders. Internships create lasting connections between students and the region; more than 50% of interns become full-time employees at their place of internship, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers. is the premier source for paid internships across the state of Nebraska! Any business may post paid, quality internships and any student may search for internship opportunities on The InternNE Grant Program provides financial assistance to companies in Nebraska who are creating new internships.

“The opportunity to utilize the Intern Nebraska program is good for NGage, as we want to strengthen our outreach to attract and retain quality workers and companies to do business in Gage County. By utilizing the program, we’ll have a better understanding of how it works and can help other businesses utilize the program”, noted Glennis McClure, NGage Executive Director. Students may contact NGage directly for information, however students will be required to register on the website. NGage would like to fill this position immediately.

Contact: Glennis McClure, NGage Executive Director   |   402.228.5869 or