WITI Internship Program
The USDOT Women & Girls In Transportation Initiative (WITI) offers an internship program enabling young women from colleges and universities across the country to participate. The WITI internship programs is administered through the department's Small Business Transportation Resource Centers (SBTRC) which provide resources, technical assistance and outreach to all 50 states and U.S. territories.
The mission is to increase the participation of women in the transportation industry and prepare young women to become our nation’s future leaders by creating ladders of opportunity and small business' economic competitiveness through careers, internships, strategic partnerships and education.
Placed 2020-2021 Interns
In accordance with the USDOT's WITI Program, the SBTRC-SW placed three interns with the California Mobility Center (CMC). During their time, the Interns worked on current and innovative projects at the CMC, exposing them to applicable job experience as they continue their education in STEM.