About Bridge.jobs
Bridge.jobs is a free program that focuses on connecting employers, students and academia in Rhode Island.
Applying knowledge and skills acquired in college to a professional setting is a vital component of a student’s college education. Students who gain relevant internship experience are better prepared for full-time employment after graduation and are more likely to receive job offers before graduation.
By hiring interns, employers gain qualified, career-driven young professionals as employees. Student bring with them exposure to cutting edge practices and technology, new insights and philosophies, flexibility and a thirst for knowledge.
Bridge is a program of the Rhode Island Student Loan Authority (RISLA) and RISLA’s College Planning Center of Rhode Island. RISLA has joined up with Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Rhode Island (AICURI), the Rhode Island Board of Governors for Higher Education (RIBGHE), the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce, and Social Enterprise Greenhouse to bring together academia, business and community.
If you have any questions about this program or if you need any assistance, please feel free to contact us.