CAPABILITY STATEMENT FOR STUDENT RECRUITMENT, WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT, INTERNSHIP ADMINISTRATION, AND CAREER PLACEMENT SUMMARY
INROADS, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, was founded in 1970 to operate for educational purposes in the public interest. The mission statement of INROADS is “to deliver innovative programs and creative solutions that identify, accelerate and elevate the development of underrepresented talent throughout their careers.” In carrying out this mission for the past 50 years, INROADS has developed expertise and operational competencies in internship program execution, workforce development, career placement, and related professional services. INROADS partners with over 400 academic institutions and 200 corporations resulting in the placement of 2,000 students (including approximately 500 STEM majors) in internship positions each year. INROADS increases increase workplace diversity by utilizing high-impact programming that ensures students are trained in soft and hard skills. Overall, these efforts improve college retention rates and strengthen the pipeline of highly-qualified, diverse candidates.
INROADS Supports the Following Majors: