Stephanie Barragan

Chicago Summer Business Institute Application and Workshop Information

So who's looking for a job? Who's looking for a Summer Job? Well pay close attention to the information below, download the application and review the materials VERY carefully! There are deadlines and important dates to consider.  

Who Is Eligible

The program directors are looking for above-average students who are eager to learn and work. Eligible students should meet the following qualifications:

  • Are currently Sophomores or Juniors
  • Have a valid social security card
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher (4.0 scale)
  • Attend a public, parochial or private high school
  • Are residents of the city of Chicago  Have an annual family income of $60,000 or less


Benefits To Students

  • Paid summer position
  • Earn a competitive weekly salary
  • Attend weekly seminars and workshops
  • Opportunity to network and establish business contacts
  • Obtain information about the college admissions process
  • Eligible to receive monetary scholarships awarded to top- performing students at the end of the program

Important Dates

  • Job Readiness Workshop - March 24th
  • Application Due Date- March 30th

Attached is a PDF file containing ALL of the important information you will need to apply. Get busy, start early and if you need a letter of recommendation start asking NOW!

Download Application and Career Readiness Workshop here! > Chicago_Summer_Business_Institute_Application_2012[1]