Are you an undergraduate or graduate student looking for an opportunity to intern at the largest food and beverage business in the U.S., Russia, India, and the Middle East? Here’s your chance! Feeding Tomorrow has partnered with PepsiCo to identify exceptional students pursuing a degree in food science or engineering.
About the Internship
PepsiCo will award one Feeding Tomorrow candidate a paid internship in Research and Development for the summer of 2021. The internship opportunity will be located at a U.S. PepsiCo R&D facility.
PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader operating in more than 200 countries and territories with a product portfolio that includes 22 world-famous, billion-dollar brands. From Gatorade to Quaker, LIFEWTR to Lay’s, we make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world.
Guiding PepsiCo is our vision to be the global leader in convenient foods and beverages by Winning with Purpose. “Winning with Purpose” reflects our ambition to win sustainably in the marketplace and embed purpose into all aspects of the business. Our employees drive our culture. No two days are the same; we’re dynamic and full of passionate teams embracing new ideas through our collaborative spirit. At PepsiCo, what makes you unique, makes us better!
Deadline for submission is Friday, September 18, 2020. Students will be notified regarding their application outcome in December 2020. Please contact Feeding Tomorrow (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions.
Feeding Tomorrow’s Intern+ Offer Package with PepsiCo Includes:
One (1) paid summer internship for summer of 2021 provided by PepsiCo
One (1) $1,500 tuition scholarship for 2021–2022 academic year provided by the Feeding Tomorrow PepsiCo Scholarship Endowment Fund
Paid opportunity to attend IFT21
Opportunity to connect with other Intern+ recipients for additional networking and learning (Feeding Tomorrow to facilitate)
What PepsiCo is Looking for in an Intern:
Applicant must graduate with final Bachelor’s and/or Master’s and/or Doctorate degree within one (1) year of internship completion
Applicant must be currently pursuing a food science, engineering, agriculture, or related degree
Applicant must be eligible to work in United States without work authorization sponsorship
Applicant must have a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA
Applicant must demonstrate exceptional leadership experience
Applicant must pass a drug screen and background investigation
About Feeding Tomorrow: The Foundation of the Institute of Food Technologists
Feeding Tomorrow is the Foundation of the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT). Each day, we work to raise both the awareness of and interest in the science of food as a desirable career path. By attracting, retaining and celebrating the best and brightest minds of the profession, we will ensure the world has the ability to feed a growing and diverse population.