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Accepting Applications: SOM Women's Initiative Shadowing Opportunity

2017 SOMWI winter interns and hosts in SOM's Chicago office. Photo © SOM

The SOM Women’s Initiative (SOMWI) invites undergraduate and graduate students to apply for its annual Shadowing Opportunity. Now in its seventh year, the four-day winter program provides invaluable experience, mentorship, and guidance to talented students who plan to pursue a career in architecture, engineering, or related fields. 

From January 2nd to 5th, 2018, selected students will rotate through various departments at SOM to gain a well-rounded perspective on the firm's work and the day-to-day experience of design professionals.

Shadowing opportunities are currently available in each of SOM's North American offices. Applications close at midnight on November 27th, 2017. Find more details and apply via one of the links below:

New York
San Francisco
Washington, D.C.
Los Angeles

About SOM Women's Initiative

The SOM Women's Initiative was established in 2011 to cultivate and promote the continued development and success of women at SOM and within the design disciplines. SOMWI aims to encourage a sense of community and professional support within the firm through various mentoring programs, workshops, and internal networks.