Why Internships!?

  • Discover if you are pursuing the right major for you
  • Gain practical experience
  • Looks great on a resume
  • Learn what future courses will help you in your future career
  • Help you gain confidence
  • Potentially earn academic credits
  • Make important contacts in the field you’re interested in
  • Improve resume and interviewing skills 
  • It may lead to a job offer down the road

UW-Manitowoc Internships

UW-Manitowoc Student IT Internship

UW-Manitowoc will be hiring and training one incoming freshman to work for two years in the Information Technology (IT) department. Here's your chance to gain valuable on-the-job training in the technology field as well as earn enough money to pay for your tuition and more! One full-time freshman will participate in this outstanding educational and job-training program. Students, who complete the first year of the program including summer training, academic year employment and following summer employment, will also receive a $1,000 stipend for the second year of participation in the program, to be paid $500 at the beginning of the Fall and Spring semesters.

IT Internship brochure

Community Internships

A full listing of community partners and internships is also available in the Learning Center at UW-Manitowoc.  The Learning Center assists students in resume writing and mock interviews in preparation for internships. Please contact Laura Apfelbeck, 920-686-6059, for more information.


Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Manitowoc

Position: College Internship re: fundraising

Contact: Michelle Linville


Girl Scouts of Manitou

Position: Seasonal Emplyment, Kitchen Aide

Contact: Abby Weber 


Gannett Media


Contact: Kevin Anderson


Hamilton Wood Type & Printing Museum

Position: Hamilton Museum Intern

Contact: Stephanie Carpenter


Healthiest Manitowoc County

Position: Tobacco Cessation Advocate

Contact: Cath Pape, re:TH!NK coordinator


Hmong Cancer and Health, Inc.

Position: Graphic Arts and Social Media Intern

Position: Marketing/Sales/Advertising Intern

Position: Medical or Research Intern

Contact: Viluck T. Kue


Holiday House

Position: Curriculum Resource Intern

Contact: Deanna Genske and Tom Keil


Lakeshore CAP

Position: Support Services Internship: Manitowoc Youth Diversion Program

Contact: Coleen Homb and Christma Kaiser


Manitowoc County Historical Society

Position: Intern



Manitowoc County Domestic Violence Center Sexual Assault Resource Center

Position: SARC Intern

Position: Intern

Contact: Sue Sippel


Manitowoc County Home Builders Association

Position: Administrative Assistant Intern

Contact: Tracy Wiebensohn
Executive Officer
1011 South 10th St., Suite 103, Manitowoc, WI 54220


Manitowoc Area Visitor & Convention Bureau

Position: Seasonal Travel Counselor-Intern

Contact: Jason Ring


Marco Services

Position: Dietary Aide Intern

Contact: Gina Wotruba


Omega Foods

Position: Product Rep job

Contact: Chris Konopacki, 920‐657-1460 ext.2


Redeemer Lutheran Church & 3K/4K Preschool

Position: Spanish intern

Contact: Mary Orth


University of Wisconsin-Extension

Position: Student Evaluation Intern for UW-Extension



Vision Maker Media Internship Opportunity

Placement at Wisconsin Public Television, WHA-TV Madison

Position: Documentary Production Assistant on a 12-part series currently in production at Wisconsin Public Television, "Wisconsin Tribal Histories."

Contact: Rachel Danay, 402-472-8682,


Wisconsin Sea Grant

Position: Watercraft Inspector 
Contact: Titus S. Seilheimer, Ph.D.
Fisheries Specialist
Wisconsin Sea Grant
705 Viebahn St., Room F103

Manitowoc, WI 54220


Woodland Dunes Nature Center and Preserve, Inc.

Position: Land Steward and Environmental Education Intern

Contact: Jessica Johnsrud


Red Arrow


Contact: Beth Pries


Parker Hannifin


Contact: Lana Tomandl


Lakeshore Industrial


Contact: Steve Haskell


International Paper


Contact: Lynn Komoroski


Lakeland Care District


Contact: Meghan Hyland


United Way Manitowoc County, Inc


Contact: Stephanie Wolf