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Steinbright Partners Program

The Steinbright Partners Program affords Drexel University undergraduate co-op students the opportunity to obtain financial support to pursue enriching co-op opportunities. Funds are available to students who have an interest in working in an unpaid co-op position and/or at a non-profit organization. The program, is open to students of all majors. If awarded funding, recipients will be notified prior to the deadline for ranking A-Round job offers (if applicable). The goal of this program is to encourage students to pursue an exceptional co-op experience which would otherwise be financially challenging.

Questions about the program and the application process should be submitted to

Eligibility Requirements

Students of all majors are encouraged to apply to the Steinbright Partners Program. Applicants must be co-op students in good academic standing and demonstrate scholarship, responsibility, maturity and an interest in working at a non-profit and/or in an unpaid position during the upcoming co-op cycle. Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred but all are encouraged to apply
  • Full-time undergraduate student eligible for co-op

Other criteria considered for award funds may include:


  • Intention to obtain an unpaid position or a position with a non-profit
  • Intention to obtain a position outside of the Philadelphia region
  • Financial need

Eligibility per the above requirements will be verified prior to disbursement of funds.

Application Instructions

Please note: Incomplete applications will not be considered. You are encouraged to write your essay responses in Microsoft Word, review for spelling and grammar, and paste the final versions into the application form.

All application materials must be submitted using the online submission forms no later than the deadline indicated below.

Co-op Term Applications Open Applications Close
Summer 2021 February 8, 2021
March 8, 2021