Summer 2011 is going to be a good time to think about an internship for students graduating that year or for those who are still in college. Summer is also the time that companies and organizations open their doors for these students who help them out with whatever excess workload that the companies don’t want their employees to be burdened with.
Summer is still a long time away from now, but it might be a good idea to start looking for an internship from now on. Companies might start considering application as early as it gets since they do not want to have too many applications to review in the end. In such a situation you do not want to be late for any internship available in the company of your choice. Also, if the company has your resume with them they might fix you up for another position elsewhere in the company based on a review of your resume.
What is also important is that you look for the right kind of internship for yourself. It is still a long time from your summer break. So, it might be a good time to invest some time in thinking of the possible internships that you could take up. Make sure that you count your skills when making a decision. The career you want to pursue should be of prime importance when you think of the internship options for you.