Lewiston Porter - Academy of International Business and Finance Internship

The Lewiston Porter Academy of International Business and Finance students are  typically required to complete a 120 hour compensated internship however, due to COVID, the requirement has been adjusted. The options that are now allowable can be found below.

Internship Options

  • In-person Internship (1-to-1 or group-based)
  • Virtual Internship (1-to-1 or group-based)
  • Clinical Experience

Alternative Experience Options

  • Service-learning experience
  • Volunteerism experience in a non-profit
  • Career and Technical Student Organization (CTSO) or Business Focused Project with business partner(s) assisting as project mentor/supervisor
  • Career Readiness Experience (CRE) a paid virtual experience which provides opportunities to build work-based learning competencies, career skills with mentoring by industry professional


  • 80+ hours (or two 40-hour experiences)
  • Paid, compensated, or volunteer
  • Direct supervision by an accountable adult who is not the student’s teacher or school administrator
  • Completion of the NAFTrack Internship Assessment by the student’s mentor/supervisor (not a teacher, parent, or guardian) at the end of the internship

If you have an opportunity for students to excel at your business or organization, please contact Nicole Krawcyzk, Coordinator (contact information is listed below).  This experience could be throughout the spring if the schedule works or the opportunity is available or it could be during the summer.

Nicole Krawczyk
Business Education Teacher
Internship Coordinator
LPUT Treasurer
(716) 754-8281 x2103 school
Email: nkrawczyk@lew-port.com