Project Connect

Learn by doing in real-time

Project Connect Scope

Participating in Project Connect happens simultaneously with your coursework, providing you with a unique internship opportunity to apply what you are learning with real-time projects. Student teams devote 70- 80 hours per person per project, working with the company to address issues and develop strategies.

Objectives and Deliverables:

  • Conduct major projects in conjunction with company executives with a diverse teams of students
  • Apply business theory learned in the classroom to develop solutions to real-world projects
  • Hone your critical and creative thinking, as well as your teamwork, leadership, problem-solving and communications skills
  • Strengthens resume and provides access to potential employment opportunities

2020/21 Project Connect sponsors include:

Alltech

Brown-Forman

Cintas

Deloitte

GE Appliances/Haier

Habitat for Humanity

Hippo Manager

Neogen

Tempur Sealy

University of Kentucky Healthcare

Valvoline

 

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Become a Project Connect Sponsor

If your company or organization would like to be considered as a future Project Connect sponsor, then please contact:

Karl Gustafson
Lecturer and Project Connect Leader
Gatton College of Business and Economics
University of Kentucky | Lexington, KY 40506
859.323.4134 (office) | karl.gustafson@uky.edu