Partnerships Make Our
Avenue Scholars Des Moines relies on partnerships with area businesses to provide internships, full-time employment and part-time employment, and career awareness and exploration opportunities for work-ready and diverse Avenue Scholars students. We currently partner with businesses in the greater Des Moines area offering high-demand positions requiring an associate degree or less, representing any of our five industry clusters:
Automotive & Transportation
Internships and Employment
Internship and part-time employment opportunities in high school and college provide valuable experience and start Avenue Scholars students out on the path to success.
Does your business fit the following criteria?
Represents one of our five industry clusters.
Offers internships or full/part-time employment opportunities for young workers age 16-22.
Offers employment opportunities that require an associate degree or less.
If so, please reach out to Avenue Scholars’ Business Outreach Coordinator, Mary Core, at email@example.com to discuss opportunities to collaborate in addressing your workforce needs, all while providing career-building work opportunities for Avenue Scholars students.
Career awareness and exploration days at Avenue Scholars Des Moines provide students from high school through college with valuable opportunities to explore a variety of career fields and industries in a hands-on way.
Other Ways to Get Involved
(learn about work)
(learn through work)
(prepare for work)
Support for Curriculum
Our work will have a lasting impact on the local economy. When our Scholars receive well-paying jobs, they become consumers and taxpayers who add to our local workforce, investing back into the community. … generational poverty… lifting families… etc.