Start your career with a BrandLab internship!

We connect high school and college-level students to the world of marketing and advertising through paid summer internships at agencies and companies in the Twin Cities, Milwaukee, and Kansas City.

The BrandLab exists to address the racial and socioeconomic gaps in the creative workforce. Our internship program is aimed towards BIPOC students and/or those who qualify for free/reduced lunch or Pell Grants.

Apply to the 2022 Summer Internship below!

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When you succeed, we all succeed.

Andrea Obieta

2020 BrandLab Intern

Since joining The BrandLab in 2018, Andrea says she's gained a sense of confidence and discovered new goals for herself. As a first-generation Latina college student, she appreciates being part of The BrandLab's support system that allows her to explore different career opportunities.

Gabe Sinner

Alumni, The BrandLab

Gabe met The BrandLab in his marketing class at Kennedy High School in 2016. After many successful internships at Wingnut Advertising, Periscope, and MiniTwist in London, he joined the ConnectU board to give back to The BrandLab. He recently graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities with his degree in strategic communications. His creative interests include copywriting, design, and business.

Eh Eh

Assistant Account Executive at BBDO

Eh Eh immigrated to the U.S. as a child and grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota. After taking a course through The BrandLab, a handful of internships, and a marketing degree from the University of Minnesota, he’s now an assistant Account Executive at BBDO Minneapolis, where he’s cutting his teeth on SPAM and other Hormel brands.