FIntern Program

The Fintern Program connects top university students interested in fintech and insurtech with internships at local startups. Through this program, interns have the opportunity to work full-time for ten weeks at one of Cincinnati's many local fintech startups. In addition to gaining real work experience in a fast-paced startup environment, interns can build connections across the entrepreneurial community by attending programming hosted by FinTech Frontier.

FinTech Frontier's corporate partners fully support these paid positions at no expense to startups.
Program Dates
December 6th – December 16th: Application window open
December 19th: Interviews begin
January 6th: Placements announced
May 15th – August 4th, 2023: Intern period
Fintern Positions

All submissions must be received by December 16th

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The 2021 Fintern Program
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Finterns Class I

Grace was a rising senior at Pennsylvania State University studying advertising and fine art. At AKRU, Grace was responsible for the organization’s content creation and social media marketing efforts, while assisting with the startup’s transition to an entirely new brand.

Senna was a rising senior at the University of Cincinnati studying Finance and Business Analytics. As a Strategy Analyst, Senna worked with Venture Capital firms and Real Estate owners to bring on as strategic partners, as well as implement infrastructure to support the future growth of the company.

Rashon was a rising senior at Central State University studying Mass Communication with a focus on broadcast media. He joined the Coterie team as the Customer Advocate Intern, where Rashon worked to raise awareness and educate potential customers on Coterie’s unique insurance platform.

Griffin is a recent graduate of Xavier University, where he majored in Marketing. As a marketing intern at Neural Payments, Griffin assisted the organization with their customer onboarding, preparing user adoption strategies and white labeled marketing assets for their growing list of financial institution clients.

Sebastian recently graduated from Shawnee State University, with a Bachelors in Digital Simulation and Game Engineering Technology. Sebastian worked with Neural Payments as a software engineer, and, following his internship, was brought on to be a full team member.


Victor pursued a Doctorate in Information Technology at the University of Cincinnati. He joined the Pay Theory team as a Data Science intern, where he was responsible for maximizing value of company data through collection, interpretation and analysis.

Joshua was a rising junior at the University of Cincinnati, studying Entrepreneurship with minors in Economics and Management. Working as the Marketing Development Intern at WiPROSPER, Joshua was responsible for analyzing industry trends, identifying funding opportunities, and social content creation and management.