YC Companies Looking for Fall 2020 Interns

by Ryan Choi7/30/2020

We’ve spoken to a number of college students who are considering foregoing a virtual fall term and instead looking to gain valuable work experience. Posts like this one on Linkedin — with over 7,500 interested responses from students — echo this same sentiment.

In turn, many YC companies have had great experiences with their 2020 summer interns. One founder noted, “We had a really successful summer term. I could rave for a long time.” Despite Covid-19, many of these startups are still seeing strong demand for their product and have raised enough money to weather this downturn. They’re actively looking to hire bright and talented students to help ship more product and continue moving their companies forward.

To help out, YC has collected a list of companies that are actively looking for fall interns. In addition to engineering roles, there are opportunities in product, operations, marketing, business development, data science, and more. These are all paid opportunities:


If you’re considering taking fall semester off to gain work experience (or even thinking about working during the school year), check out the below list of YC companies looking for fall interns, and apply to them all with a single profile at Work at a Startup.


  • Ryan Choi

    Ryan works with YC companies to find great engineers — from 2-person startups to larger ones like Airbnb, Stripe and Instacart.