Gilead Internship Program

Help Us Create a Healthier World for All People as a Student Intern

Everyone at Gilead plays a critical and visible role in helping to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines for people with life-threatening diseases.

The innovation never stops – and that's why we’re seeking the next generation of research scientists, biopharma professionals and visionaries to participate in the Gilead Internship Program.

Hear from Our Past Interns

Gain Real World Experience

Gilead provides a robust paid internship experience like none other. For 10 to 12 weeks during the summer, you’ll make valuable connections and gain real-life work experiences in-person at our various locations across the US.

Opportunities are open in the following departments:

  • Finance
  • Government Affairs
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Operations
  • Public Affairs
  • Research & Development
  • Sales

Contribute to best-in-class science, play a role in transformative business developments and work alongside some of the brightest minds across our industry.

Meet some of our talented team members


To participate in the Gilead Internship Program, applicants must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be enrolled in the fall semester at an accredited university/college after the completion of the internship (no certification program)
  • Have the ability to complete an internship/fellowship lasting 10 to 12 weeks
  • Minimum 2.8 cumulative GPA
  • Be authorized to work in the United States without Sponsorship
  • Be a rising sophomore, junior, or senior in undergrad, graduate school or a doctoral program


When you intern at Gilead, you’ll receive:

  • Paid housing and travel (must meet eligibility requirements)
  • Paid holidays, including the week of Fourth of July and Memorial Day for interns starting in May
  • Paid sick leave
  • Free gym access
  • Tailored events and activities with other members of your intern cohort
  • Access to wellness offerings, including free biometric screening
  • Paid volunteer day to use supporting and organization of your choice
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program, including six free counseling sessions

Upcoming Events and Deadlines

We're coming back on campus this fall. Join us on your campus to learn about the many opportunities at Gilead. You'll be encouraged to speak with hiring managers and learn about opportunities that may be right for you. Follow us for upcoming campus dates. #GileadLife

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