UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
UMKC Innovation Center

Missouri Intern Connect

Missouri Intern Connect is a free, easy service that matches Missouri interns with great work opportunities across our state.


Missouri Intern Connect exists to build a bridge between employers and tomorrow’s workforce.

Established by the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry in 2018, this service helps Missouri students gain valuable career experience while simultaneously giving employers better access to the talent they need for tomorrow’s economy.

Offering internships is the best way to connect with tomorrow’s workforce. Thousands of young Missourians are currently searching for job experience. Share opportunities and search profiles to find a match. 

Help your students find success by encouraging them to seek out work experience prior to graduating from college. Missouri Intern Connect is here to help bridge the gap between school and the workforce.

An internship is a great way to make connections in the business world and build your resume. Right now, companies across Missouri are hiring interns. See what’s available, post your resume and get hired.


Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Education

Management Issues

  • Recruiting Assistance
Primary ContactKelly Dyer
Address428 East Capitol Ave.
Jefferson City, MO 65201
Phone(573) 634-3511 x4335