The Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health receives regular requests for internships from students who are interested in gaining on-site practical work experience to enhance their knowledge and understanding of public health. Unfortunately, we can’t fulfill every request. However, the Department does try to provides internships whenever time and resources allow. Internships must be taken for academic credit with the approval of the student’s respective college or university. Students must submit an application form and agree to be interviewed prior to placement within the Department. No salary or stipend is offered at this time.
To participate in an internship:
- Read our Internship Policy
- Complete an Application form
- Return the application form by mail to John Silcox, Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health, 1. E. Main St., 5th Floor, Fort Wayne, IN 46802 or by fax to (260) 427-1391.
If you are interested in an internship with the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health, please contact John Silcox at (260) 449-7395 or email [email protected].