Get Involved

BECOME A SPONSOR AND SERVE AS A SUPERVISOR OR MENTOR

100% of CSBI is funded by corporate sponsors. Become a sponsor today.

If your company is able to sponsor an intern, help the student set goals and evaluate the intern while serving as their guide during the 6-week program.

LEAD AS A WORKSHOP FACILITATOR

On Friday afternoons, lead a workshop or assist program coordinators by working with small groups of students.

BE A GUEST SPEAKER AND/OR PANELIST

Discuss your personal and professional experiences and/or share your expertise in your industry in front of the entire intern class, followed by a Q&A session.

HOST A LUNCHEON OR TOUR AT YOUR FIRM

A small group of top-performing interns can meet with you at your office for a more personal interaction to discuss a variety of topics including leadership skills, interpersonal communication, management styles, and elevator pitches.

DONATE

Make a personal contribution to CSBI; check to see if you firm has a company-match program.

SPREAD THE WORD

Help us spread the word about CSBI! If you have a relationship with a Chicago school or youth community organization, set up an on-site visit or presentation for students who are eligible to apply to encourage them to connect with CSBI.

If you’re ready to get involved, please email asmith@chicagobusinessinstitute.org.