Parker Dewey Micro-Internships

Parker Dewey Micro-Internships

CSU’s Career Center is excited to partner with Parker Dewey to offer micro-internships to RAMS!
A micro-internship is a short-term project that can be completed within 5-40 hours, typically due within a week to a month. These projects require no on-boarding and can be completed by a college student with minimal instruction. These are important but low-risk tasks that can be completed either on-site or remotely.


Explore different career paths while building your professional resume and network. Work on paid projects that only require a short time commitment.


Explore careers Develop your professional skills Prove yourself Get paid Build your network

Example Micro-Internships

Data clean-up Social media content creation Competitor prospecting Candidate sourcing Lead generation Market research LinkedIn research Social media analysis CRM lead cleansing Public document review User experience testing Vendor research

How it works


Micro-internships are available year-round. It’s up to you to take advantage.

CREATE A PROFILE – Signing up takes less than 10 minutes – name, school, hobbies, and a few other things and you’re good to go.
SEE MICRO-INTERNSHIPS – Check out details on available assignments, including when they’re due and how much you’ll be paid.
APPLY – You decide which opportunities seem the most interesting – it’s a great way to explore different roles and industries.
COMPLETE ASSIGNMENT – Once you’re selected, work directly with the company. Do your best to exceed their expectations as it could lead to a full-time role.

Click here to create an account!


Regardless of your role, industry, or organization size, students and alumni from Colorado State University can help. If you want to expand your recruiting pool to access diverse talent with 21st-century skills and the grit to succeed, micro-internships make it easy.

If you want to improve the effectiveness of your hiring efforts and lower the costs (and risks) associated with onboarding, no problem. If you just need some immediate help on projects because you or your team is overloaded, we’ve got you covered.

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Why should I use Parker Dewey over other gig sites?

Parker Dewey is unique in that they specialize in Micro-Internships. Ther paid, professional projects give you a chance to explore a variety of career paths and industries through a short-term engagement. You’ll never have to bid to work on a project, or worry about learning how to do invoicing to get paid—Parker Dewey takes care of all of that for you. In addition, employers specifically use their platform to connect with highly-motivated, curious individuals who are looking to take the next step towards launching their careers.

How do I apply?

In order to apply for our Micro-Internships, you will need to sign up for a Career Launcher account. You’ll then be prompted to fill out your profile and then you will be able to apply for available projects.

Can International Students participate in Micro-Internships?

Yes! International students are eligible for Micro-Internships through CPT, OPT, or a work visa. If you are an international student, please confirm with the Office of International Programs to confirm you are eligible to complete Micro-Internships before applying. If you or they have questions, please contact Parker Dewey at

Can I earn academic credit?

Each college has different requirements for academic credit, including the length of time and project requirements. Parker Dewey is happy to share this data with schools after project completion for credit consideration. Due to the on-demand nature and availability of Micro-Internships, Parker Dewey does not allow universities to require participation in Micro-Internships, but instead, offers this as one of many opportunities for students to gain professional experience. There is no guarantee that students who have created a profile and applied for a project will be selected for an opportunity.

How do I get paid?

Parker Dewey handles paying Career Launchers directly once a project is completed. Career Launchers have the option of receiving a direct deposit or physical check. Click here to check out our Payment FAQs.