Our applicants have from 6 months up to 3 years of intern or professional work experience. Of course sometimes we have even more experienced talents. If you aren’t sure whether you should apply already, do it! We will give you feedback based on your application.
If you absolutely don’t have anything in your pocket, perhaps you need to re-time your application (we are being super honest here). If you are just a bit shy and afraid of sharing not-so-great project results, as is often the case, just focus on sharing and communicating the outcomes really
In San Francisco you will get a J-1 visa. Startuplifers will connect you to KILROY study advisors who will help you with your J-1 internship visa application and travel arrangements. If you are going to Singapore, you will mostly be handling the visa with the startup that will be your employer, but we will
Salary is subject to negotiation and varies across different people of different skill sets. However, the minimum salary in startups in San Francisco is 3000$. Many get more salary based on their expertise. Also, bear in mind that the salary can be increased during the internship if you do your job well.
We know that moving to a new country can be scary. Don’t worry! We’ll introduce you to the other interns, who will help you get settled in. We recommend that you already get to know the basic facts about the city. It will help you in the beginning and after
It really depends, unfortunately. A good ballpark figure to have in mind is 2-4 weeks to get feedback from us, another 2-4 weeks to get an intro to a startup, additional 2-4 weeks of interviews, and finally 3-8 weeks final decision and Visa process. All in all, it takes about
You’ll have to find an apartment yourself. Many lifers have a room in a shared apartment with other lifers or other people. Some alumni might leave the room for you, when you come in and they go back. In any case, our community there will at least give you plenty