Here you can find some overall tips that can help you while applying for an internship.
1. Start as early as possible in gaining career experience
Start doing all of this as early as your freshman year. By starting early:
2. Clean up your resume
To get noticed by an intern hiring manager, your resume must be pristine! Make sure:
Always write a cover letter in addition to submitting your resume. Tailor your cover letter with details on what makes you a good fit and why you chose this company for an internship.
3. Start looking about 5 months in advance
This means if you’re looking for a summer internship, start looking in January. Although some companies start hiring toward the beginning of the summer, many start earlier and will stop taking applications as early as February-March. No matter the season, starting early also allows you more time to find the perfect internship for your field.