Education & Training

Paid internships Available for Biotech Companies in 8 Maine Counties


The Make It In America program administered by Coastal Counties Workforce Inc and their service provider Goodwill Workforce Solutions is accepting applications for their paid internships program


The internship program is designed to support up to 80 unemployed or underemployed Maine residents with a minimum of a high school diploma or GED, and some additional education and/or work experience in one of the MIIA targeted industry sectors. Grant eligibility is open to companies in any of the following eight counties and four sectors: 

  • Counties: Androscoggin, Cumberland, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Sagadahoc, Waldo, York
  • Sectors: Aerospace, Biotechnology, Advanced Materials/Composites and Renewable Energy 


FMI: Ryan Anderson, Goodwill Workforce Solutions Supervisor


*This project is funded through a $1,300,000 grant awarded to Coastal Counties Workforce, Inc. by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration under the H1-B Jobs Accelerator Grants program.

 This is an equal opportunity employer/program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

See MIIA Brochure