summer 2022, now open!

We match top students with the world's hottest startups.

#1 summer internship program for US students interested in global startups & VC-backed companies.
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How it works:

Join summer 2022.
8-12 week paid summer internships.
Terra matches US college students with summer internships at our partner startups and VC-backed tech companies. To be considered, please complete our online application.
USA, Europe, Latin America... or remote!
Terra works in the US, abroad, and remote. We find top VC-backed tech companies around the world and recruit on their behalf. For students traveling outside the US, we help interns with housing and logistics.
Keegan Lyle
Ole Miss, Class of 2022
“At the start of my internship search, I was searching tirelessly for the right opportunity and filling out dozens of applications... When I discovered Terra... I applied within minutes, completed an interview within days, and was placed with my current internship within weeks.”
Matthew Chan
New York University, Class of 2022
“Terra helped me find a summer internship at a company I am excited to work at. I would definitely recommend them to anyone searching for a job/internship in the startup space.”
Sydney Scott
Brown University, Class of 2022
“I applied to Terra after spending nearly six months unsuccessfully applying to internships. After getting accepted, Terra immediately connected me with interview opportunities at multiple startups that aligned with both my professional interests and experience... I am now interning at an amazing startup in New York (Polywork)!”
Natalie Leonard
Davidson College, Class of 2023
"Terra helped me land the high impact experience I was looking for this summer. I interviewed at Polywork, a fast-growing tech startup in NYC, and was recruited as a Social & Brand Strategy Associate."
Hunter Galleher
UNC-Chapel Hill, Class of 2021
"Terra led me to an amazing internship in MedTech! They were extremely helpful/present throughout the process and introduced me to a number of interesting opportunities. Their support and guidance enabled me find the right job and to take a step towards my broader goals this summer!"
Mason Shi
U Chicago Booth (MBA), Class of 2023
"Terra is fantastic at matching you with opportunities that fit your career goals. I was able to interview with several venture-backed global companies for internships that were very exciting and ended up getting my ideal opportunity. Highly recommend!"

2,500+ applicants from top schools:

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summer 2022

Internship options.

Marketing, software engineering, & more.

Marketing & sales

Terra places students in marketing internships in the US and abroad. Interns will work on a variety of marketing projects and growth strategies.

Digital marketing
Tech sales
Social media
Business Development

Software engineering

Terra places software engineering interns in a variety of front-end and back-end roles. Our startup partners do require a good level of proficiency, and typically only accept 2nd year or higher students.

C & C++

Data Science, Finance, Operations, & more

Terra also places interns in a variety of fields including those below. If your preferred internship is not listed, contact us.

Data analyst
Business operations


2021 interns with return offers.
We have a track record of matching high-quality interns who get invited back or even offered full-time roles.


2021 applicants (so far)
Our team specializes in campus recruiting and we know how to find top intern candidates from great schools.


We are free for students.
We charge our employer partners a fee to add value to their intern program. This allows us to keep Terra free for students.
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Who we are

Terra has headquarters in New York City and works globally.

East Village
New York, New York
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