Why Do an Internship?
Work Outside Your Home Department
Get fresh perspectives on your training and how it can be applied.
Develop New Skills
Identify gaps in you skill set and hone your expertise.
Explore Your Interests
Learn more about careers that intrigue you.
Establish important professional contacts in your field.
Position yourself competitively for future job opportunities.
Rackham Internship Programs
Rackham currently offers these internship programs and is developing new mechanisms for internship support.
Biosciences Internship Grants fund a supervised, practical experience for a maximum of 12 weeks during the spring or summer terms that provides insights into career opportunities for doctoral students enrolled in bioengineering, biological, biomedical, or health sciences programs.
The Rackham Public Engagement Internships provide Rackham students exciting opportunities to intern at cultural, nonprofit, and educational organizations on campus, in Ann Arbor, and in nearby communities like Detroit.