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Internship Resources: General Opportunities

General Opportunities

About.com

This site contains a number of articles about finding and applying for internships.

AfterCollege

When you click on the "Internships" link, you will see thousands of internships listed with detailed descriptions and dates posted. You may search by topic and location.

CollegeBoard

Good article on what to consider as you start your internship search, including links to four recently updated internship search websites.

CollegeGrad

Over 200 links to intern employers ordered by number of internships offered.

Indeed

Up-to-date list with detailed descriptions of over 700 internships in a variety of fields.

Hands On Network - Professional Skills Matrix

This matrix lists professional skills individuals can build through volunteering and specific strategies to develop those skills.

Internjobs

This site contains a global database of internships and entry-level positions for students, recent graduates and career changers.

Internships

Over 48,000 internships listed with search capability by major and location. Also provides detailed descriptions and info on whether the internship is paid or unpaid, part-time or full-time, and a link to apply. Also includes links to related information.

Internweb

This excellent site offers the capability to search by internship type and provides detailed descriptions, location and deadlines for applying. Also provides a description of the employer.

LinkedIn

LinkedIn, the top professional networking site online, offers a terrific site listing jobs and internships for students and recent graduates. You must join the LinkedIn network through logging in and creating a profile in order to view the opportunities, which are located all over the world in diverse career fields. A unique feature about LinkedIn is that it will inform you whether you are directly or indirectly connected to anyone currently working for that employer.

Quintcareers.com

Great site for resources on how to find an internship, including tutorials, related articles and links to internship search sites. To find the list of resources click on the "Student" tab, then "Internship Resources for College Students." Also check out the link to the free e-book: "The Quintessential Guide to Finding and Maximizing Internships."

Riley Guide: Internships, Apprenticeships, and Volunteer Opportunities

Offers a comprehensive list of domestic and international internship websites.

Youtern.com

This site features internships at non-profits and start-up companies including virtual internships. Opportunities may be searched by keyword and location.