"The Intern+ experience with bioMérieux brought immense value, perspective and enrichment to my career. To me, it was an immersive cultural experience, working with diverse people on exciting projects that made a real impact on Food Safety. I gained exposure towards different facets of the food science industry which I couldn’t have achieved without bioMérieux."
“My internship with PepsiCo has been an amazing educational opportunity where I was able to work on a project that added value to the company. I not only supported the Sensory & Consumer Products Insights team, but was able to work on an intern innovation project with one of the company's top brands and enjoy a wide variety of intern activities.”
IFT’s Intern+ Program is designed to connect student members with a variety of professional internships and trainee programs, plus (+) support the recipient with an academic scholarship or travel scholarship to attend the IFT Annual Event.
The Intern+ Program allows students to explore career interests, develop skills, and gain experience. Employers are much more likely to hire someone with internship and work experiences. Internships can help set the foundation for your career.
They also help you to:
Intern+ opportunities are open throughout the year with various deadlines. Internships listed below represent a sampling of current internships, as well as those open within the last 12 months. Click on a listing below to learn more about that opportunity.
Our industry partners offer compensation through paid internships or housing stipends. In addition, students receive an academic scholarship for academic tuition and/or a travel scholarship to attend the IFT Annual Event.
Interested in offering an internship+ opportunity?
We partner with organizations like yours to promote internships for IFT student members. Offering internships is a great way to:
Learn more about Intern+ and contact us to get involved.