Design Futurist Internship – College Students

Application Deadline: January 8, 2020
Dates: February 3 – May 1, 2020


Application Deadline: May 10, 2020
Dates: June 1-August 31, 2020

Application Deadline: September 10, 2020
Dates: October 1-December 31, 2020

Become a member of the Kohl’s Design It! Lab team as a Design Futurist Intern. Each intern will be given the chance to function as an in-house prototyper and workshop assistant in a professional setting. Each intern is required to work 12-15 hours per week. The internship is unpaid, however, applicants are encouraged to arrange academic credit through their educational institution.

Design Futurist Interns work with our team in the Kohl’s Design It! Lab and throughout Discovery World. They will learn how design can be taught in a public setting while gaining valuable customer service skills. They will also be introduced to industrial design tools and equipment such as vacuum formers, heat sealers, a sample cutter, and laser cutters.

Required Commitment

  • 12-15 hours/week