The TrueNorth Wealth Financial Planning Internship and Scholarship Program

TrueNorth Wealth was founded on the principle that hard work should lead to a better quality of life, and every step along that journey should be celebrated. Our clients trust us to help map out a bright future with sound financial planning, but we never want them to forget how far they’ve already come.

In a world that’s becoming increasingly disconnected through technology, we strive to make real connections with clients and maintain meaningful relationships. We want to pass that passion on to the next generation of financial planners by offering exciting internship and scholarship opportunities.

The TrueNorth Wealth Internship and Scholarship Program offers college students the chance to get valuable on-the-job training in the field while defraying the cost of their education. The program will renew on an annual basis. For more details, continue reading or contact TrueNorth Wealth at 801-316-8175.

Would You Like To Help People Pursue Their Dreams?

Financial planning is about much more than just managing money. It’s about more than crunching numbers, assessing market trends and developing investment strategies. It’s about helping people.

At TrueNorth Wealth, we help our clients enjoy the fruits of their labor and live the life they’ve always dreamed of. We established our internship and scholarship program for young people whose career goals align with our values.

Applicants should be interested in the financial planning field, but beyond that, they should have a passion for people, a personal code of ethics and a tendency to see challenges as opportunities, rather than roadblocks.

Internship Criteria:

We’re seeking an intern who would like to pursue a career in financial planning and possesses all of the following qualities:

  • Punctual

  • Social

  • Go-Getter Attitude

  • Eager To Learn

Requirements for Scholarship Eligibility:

  • United States Citizen (or permanent resident).

  • Enrolling in or currently a full-time student at an accredited college or university in the U.S.

  • Limit of one entry per contestant.

  • Employees of TrueNorth Wealth and their immediate families are ineligible.

Application Process

Write an 800-word essay detailing why you’re interested in pursuing a career in financial planning, while answering the following questions:

  • What does financial planning mean to you?

  • How did you develop an interest in financial planning?

  • What goals do you aim to accomplish by pursuing a career in financial planning?

  • What do you think it will take to accomplish those goals?

  • Why do you think you deserve this internship and scholarship?

Submit Entries To: Joe Griffin, TrueNorth Wealth CEO, by email at

Be sure to provide your full name, mailing address, email address, the name of your college or university and area of study.

Award: $750 — One winner per calendar year

Deadline: May 1, 2020

Winner Announced: June 1, 2020 — notified via email.