Find 2019 Internships in Illinois

Are you looking for an internship in Illinois? Internship opportunities bridge the gap between the educational and professional worlds, making it easier to transition from academic life into a career. In fact, 7 out of 10 internships result in a full time job offer, which means interning in Illinois can also serve as the foundation to landing a full time job after graduation. Many students find internships in their hometown, but they can also search for internship opportunities based primarily on location. There are tons of internship opportunities available in Illinois, so it's important to think about what kind of experience you're looking for and what you're hoping to get out of the internship as you're beginning your search. 

Thinking about moving to a new city after graduation? An internship in a new or unfamiliar city can provide hands on experience living in a city that captures your interest and will help you decide if launching a career in Illinois is the right choice for you.

Being an intern in Illinois can be an exciting and rewarding experience. Students can build a valuable network of colleagues and professional references that can help them get an internship or job in the future. If you’re not certain about where you want to live after graduation, then landing an internship in Illinois offers an opportunity for you to test drive the area before officially moving.

Ready to get started? Search for internships in Illinois below.

Internships in Illinois

Event Production Internship

paid internship | part time

Jam Productions, Ltd

Chicago, IL

0 days ago
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Join the Chicago Gourmet Production Team and go behind the scenes of one of Chicago’s most prestigious festivals!Jam Productions, Ltd. is one of the largest independent producers of live entertainment in the United States. Jam is a forty-year-old c...

Jam Productions, Ltd

Chicago, IL

0 days ago

Tech Team Lead

paid internship | full time

The Whitney Reynolds Show

Chicago, IL

1 days ago
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Will work in the control room with our director on taping days....

The Whitney Reynolds Show

Chicago, IL

1 days ago

Camera Operator FALL 2019

paid internship | full time

The Whitney Reynolds Show

Chicago, IL

1 days ago
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Camera operators will assist in studio productions for the fall 2019 series. We tape on Fridays and will need 9 week.s...

The Whitney Reynolds Show

Chicago, IL

1 days ago

Digital Director

unpaid internship | full time

The Whitney Reynolds Show

Chicago, IL

1 days ago
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The digital director will help share our show stories from on TV on digital media....

The Whitney Reynolds Show

Chicago, IL

1 days ago

Post-College Journalism/Marketing Intern

paid internship | full time

tastytrade

Chicago, IL

1 days ago
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tastytrade, an established financial media company, is looking to hire an intern (with the potential to eventually be brought on as a full-time hire) right out of college to aid in the launch of luckbox magazine, a brand-new monthly pr...

tastytrade

Chicago, IL

1 days ago

Production Assistant

unpaid internship | part time

The Whitney Reynolds Show

Chicago, IL

2 days ago
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We are looking for Production Assistants for the fall 2019. Must be in school and majoring is something in the arena. Must have studio knowledge and understand that that this production is not owned by the network so each person must do their job wel...

The Whitney Reynolds Show

Chicago, IL

2 days ago

WTTW Kid's Character Actor Internship

unpaid internship | part time

Window to the World Communications, Inc.

Chicago, IL

2 days ago
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This internship includes working on-site at various locations around the Chicago area as a character actor for WTTW Kids' two outreach productions known as the Fun Food Fest nutrition and activity extravaganza and the Big Idea creativity tour. T...

Window to the World Communications, Inc.

Chicago, IL

2 days ago

WTTW Kids' Community Outreach, Marketing, Sales and Social Media Internship

unpaid internship | part time

Window to the World Communications, Inc.

Chicago, IL

2 days ago
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This internship will include a wide range of administrative, social media, promotional, and community outreach duties for the Sales Department. The intern will gain experience in the areas of research, scheduling, proposal writing, organization, prom...

Window to the World Communications, Inc.

Chicago, IL

2 days ago

General Event Planning & Administration Intern

unpaid internship | part time

Hope for the Day

Chicago, IL

9 days ago
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Hope for the Day is seeking an intern who will assist our staff in general event planning as well as office administration duties. Event planning will include, among other duties, writing sponsorship and raffle item requests, and maintaining contact ...

Hope for the Day

Chicago, IL

9 days ago

Writing Fellow- Off-Kilter Magazine

paid internship | full time

Off-Kilter Media

Chicago, IL

2 days ago
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As a Writing Fellow, you will be covering 4 stories a month. Some of these stories will be assigned to you by Ok’s editorial board. Some stories will be pitched by you. These stories will be covering topics from Local Guides, People, Fashion, and A...

Off-Kilter Media

Chicago, IL

2 days ago

Grooming Salon - Apprentice

unpaid internship | full time

Petco

Norridge, IL

3 days ago
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# Grooming Salon - Apprentice Healthier pets. Happier people. Better world.Our vision might sound lofty, but we believe its attainable when we obsessabout providing complete care for our amazing pets. Our approach goes farbeyond addressing our animal...

Petco

Norridge, IL

3 days ago