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Ignite Your Career
Everyone at Inspire has a seat at the table, including our interns.
Pull up a chair or grab a stool and check out everything our intern
program has to offer. 
What We Bring to the Table
The Inspire Brands Summer Internship Program offers a unique experience for every intern -- and that is the beauty of the program. Inspire sets itself apart through the multiple departments, and brands from which interns can gain experience. The OneInspire model keeps interns connected through Inspire's purpose and core behaviors, fostering relationships for the next generation of Mavericks and Good Citizens.
why work here
Projects That Matter This isn't a coffee making and paper sorting internship. Interns participate in a variety of projects that will focus on initiatives that support the functional area as determined by the scope of work.
Paid & Full-Time Program This is a full-time program that pays competitively compared to other businesses. The internship runs 10 weeks in duration throughout the summer. 
Learning & Growing Opportunities We provide learning opportunities that go beyond what you learned in the classroom. As each intern grows into becoming a stronger business professional, we at Inspire Brands grow as well. 
Flavorful Experiences We ignite flavorful experiences by providing interns access to professional development workshops and exciting intern events. We equip our interns with skills that allow their careers to thrive.

Fostering Relationships for the Next Generation of
Mavericks and Good Citizens

Watch the video below to discover the invaluable journey our interns experience. 

Intern Program Experience

"My internship has been great -- I was given two cross-brand research projects, one of which deals with optimizing creative ad components. I was able to determine which advertisement attributes are correlated with increased ad performance!"
Kaushik Kallam 2023 Consumer Insights Intern
"It's been such an amazing opportunity to grow. I'm based in the Champaign Support Center, and I feel most accomplished about going beyond learning to help team members in stores across the country with their technical issues."
Abbey Moberg 2023 Learning Management System Intern 
"This summer has been a remarkable journey of growth and innovation. From creating the IT Index for franchisees to understanding the magic behind 30 cups of coffee being sold every second, this has been an invaluable learning experience!"
Varshini Batchu 2023 Restaurant Technology Intern 
"I've really enjoyed my time here. I've gained so much knowledge about how a company of this scale operates, both through my day-to-day and by meeting with leadership across Inspire."
Cameron Hunter 2023 Lease Management Intern 

Frequently Asked Questions

From Intern to Full-Time 

“Throughout my internship with the Inspire Meetings & Events team, not only did I gain experience, but I also gained a support system. My team never fell short in challenging me, including me, valuing my opinions, and setting me up for success in both my professional and personal life. Inspire quickly became a special place for me to grow which is why I didn’t hesitate to join the team full-time when offered!”
Tyler Sturdivant
2021 Meetings & Events Intern to Coordinator, Meetings & Events

"During my internship, not only was I treated like a member of the team, but I was also provided incredible opportunities to learn about roles outside of my specific internship and network with people throughout the company."

Hannah Bartle 2019 Brand Communications Intern to Associate Brand Manager
"If you’re considering applying for an Inspire internship, don’t hesitate to do it. It was a fantastic experience that allowed me to see so many different sides of the business. I was immediately welcomed to the team and felt valued as an intern. I couldn’t ask for anything more out of an internship experience."
Jimmy Beck 2016 Digital and Social Media Intern to Arby’s – Social Media Manager
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