Fees & Deadlines

Internship Program Costs & Deadlines

SHIP is an excellent resume builder! We facilitate the placement of students for internship opportunities from 30+ business partners in Sevier County, Tennessee.

Student Participation Fee

  • $350 ($200 for Sevier County Residents) per semester
  • Non-refundable fee.
  • All students who accept an intern position will be responsible to pay this fee, which provides funding for SHIP’s operations and marketing costs.

Housing

  • Rates vary from $100 to $125 weekly.
  • Available for students ages 18 to 25 on a first-come, first-serve availability basis.
  • All housing fees are payable to and collected by the housing partner.
  • Two weeks rent is required in advance, in additional to a $50 to $100 admin/damage deposit.
  • Housing cost includes all utilities, Wi-Fi, and furnished room. (See Housing tab for additional amenities.)

Fees & Deadlines for Non-Housing Students

Scholarships may be available for Sevier County (TN) Schools students. Speak with your guidance counselor today!

Semester Application Due SHIP Fee Due
Spring 2023 (Feb 6) 12/1/2022 1/1/2023
Summer 2023 (May 15) 2/1/2023 3/1/2023
Summer 2023 - High School Only (Jun 5) 5/1/2023 N/A
Fall 2023 (Aug 28) 7/1/2023 7/15/2023

Fees & Deadlines for Students Requiring Housing

Housing is available for students ages 18-25. Housing is limited, so students seeking housing are strongly encouraged to apply early. Payment for housing is handled by and payable to the housing partner. 

Semester Application Due SHIP Fee Due Housing Deadline
Spring 2023 (Feb 6) 12/1/2022 1/1/2023 1/1/2023
Summer 2023 (May 15) 2/1/2023 3/1/2023 4/15/2023
Fall 2023 (Aug 28) 7/1/2023 7/15/2023 8/1/2023