Intern of the Year Award

We are looking for an exceptional young person in New Hampshire, between the ages of 18 and 40, who made an exemplary impact on a New Hampshire company during their time as an intern. Individuals who have participated in experiential learning (internships, clinicals, apprenticeships, student teaching, etc.) are eligible for the award. These experiences must have lasted a minimum of eight weeks between May 2018 and present, either for credit or no credit, paid or unpaid.

A panel of judges comprised of business leaders across the state will select the award recipient.

Please note: Self-nominations are discouraged. Past winners of this award are not eligible to win this award again.

2019 nominations are open through Friday, July 19th.

If you’d prefer to print out a copy of the nomination form to prepare your answers prior to submitting, please find a copy of the questions here.

Intern of the Year Award

  • Please note: To be eligible, nominees must be between the ages of 18 and 40.
  • Please enter a number greater than or equal to 0.
  • Please Note: If the nominee is still with the company, please state “present.”
  • Tell us what distinguishes this nominee from his/her peers.
  • Provide a summary of your nominee's responsibilities during their time as an intern, include contributions that were made to research, tasks, assignments, etc. Describe the traits of their work and how they influenced a project. Tell us how your nominee has demonstrated their leadership ability and taken initiative in the internship going above and beyond expectations.
  • How has your nominee made a positive impact on the organization or business? Describe how this affected the organization or business’ overall performance. If applicable, please provide examples of measurable impact.
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  • In addition to the online nomination form, please provide two letters of support for the nomination from colleagues, professors, career advisors, or someone who has been impacted by your nominee's efforts. One letter of recommendation written by the nominator is acceptable.
  • Please note: This will have no impact on your status. *If selected as a finalist, information WILL be shared publicly for marketing purposes.