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Interns and New Graduates

DuPont Pioneer invests in your future. We offer internships for college students and programs for new graduates, high school students, grade school students and teachers. Pioneer also sponsors New Century Farmers, a program that educates young, prospective farmers about the opportunities and challenges of production agriculture in the 21st century.
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Summer Jobs

DuPont Pioneer offers a variety of summer jobs, including detasseling, field inspecting, pollinating, data collection and entomology field research. Each summer, we hire thousands of seasonal employees across North America to aid in the production of our seed.
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Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities

DuPont Pioneer supports college students—both undergraduate and graduate students—in their pursuit to help feed and fuel the world. We honor students that are high-achieving, future leaders with the interest in increasing crop productivity. Scholarships and Fellowships are available through a variety of colleges, universities, foundations and societies around the globe.

Student Organizations

DuPont Pioneer supports organizations that shape the lives and careers of future agriculture leaders.These organizations include FFA, Agriculture Future of America (AFA), Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Science (MANRRS), 4-H, American Society of Agronomy (ASA), Alpha Zeta and many more.


DuPont Plant Sciences Symposia

DuPont Pioneer sponsors student-organized plant sciences symposia at universities around the world. These events promote interest in plant breeding careers, build students’ skills, facilitate interaction with top scientists and, most importantly, promote plant breeding career interest. Learn more