In the heart of the Midwest, Indianapolis offers a busy metropolis of opportunities with the simplicities of the middle of the country. The capital of Indiana houses some of the most prestigious companies in the U.S.
The biggest industry in Indianapolis is healthcare. Two Fortune 500 medical businesses headquartered here. WellPoint owns a whole family of healthcare providers, including the Blue Cross and Blue Shield providers. The WellPoint INROADS internship program offers opportunities to minority students, along with countless other internship possibilities including actuarial, finance/auditing, and criminal justice.
Eli Lilly, the 10th largest pharmaceutical company in the world, offers a variety of internships for students in everything from chemistry to marketing.
Since Indianapolis is the capital of Indiana, it offers plenty of political internships. Indiana boasts the Governor’s Office Internship Program, which places students as staff members among some of the top government employees. A variety of state agencies also offer internships, including the Department of Natural Resources, the Lt. Governor’s office, the Indiana House Republican Caucus, and the Indiana House Democrat Caucus.
Other notable opportunities:
- Simon Property Group (real estate) - The largest real estate company in the country is looking for a digital marketing intern and a human resources intern.
- Brightpoint Inc. (telecommunications) – The provider of outsourced services for wireless communication companies offers an internship that covers a wide range of specialties, from IT to operations.
- Anthropologie (fashion) – The retailer is offering an opportunity as a visual merchandising internship.
- National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) – The college sports governing body offers a post-graduate internship to grads who are interested in intercollegiate athletics administration.
Most schools have well-developed internship programs with connections at businesses throughout Indianapolis. Use our quick and private forms to request more information from schools in Indianapolis about their internship placement services.
Visit Monster College for a more complete list of internships and jobs for students and recent graduates in Indianapolis and around the U.S.