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Research Internship

Research Internship Program

Brilliant minds and breakthroughs!

Internships at Alltech’s Center for Animal Nutrigenomics and Applied Animal Nutrition offer students the opportunity to work in a professional research setting and utilize state-of-the-art equipment and technology. Each intern is assigned to a research project in conjunction with a supervising scientist or team member. The following are a few research areas in which students may be involved:

  • Enzyme production and applications
  • Industrial fermentation processes
  • Animal feed supplementation strategies
  • Nutritional physiology and nutrigenomics
  • Process biochemistry, microbiology and engineering

“My internship was a great opportunity to gain skills and experience in a corporate research setting. I’m glad I was able to continue my career here at Alltech.” 
- Leya Spangler


  • Applicants must have completed their second year of university courses
  • Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Applicants may be subject to interviews
  • Full and part time internships may be available


Applications are open on a rolling basis with the following deadlines:

  • Summer (May – August) - February 4
  • Fall (September – December) - June 1
  • Winter/Spring (January – April) - October 1