Chip Ganassi Racing Internship

Love racing? Want to work on a professional racing team? Get the chance to work on Indy cars and Ford GT racecars at the Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) Headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana. DMACC has partnered with CGR and Iowa Speedway on an internship program exclusively for DMACC Automotive Students and Alumni.

 

How to Qualify

  • Be a recent graduate or a current DMACC Automotive student with a minimum of 30 credits in the following programs:
      • Automotive Technology
      • GM ASEP
      • Mopar CAP
      • Ford ASSET
      • Diesel Technology
      • Caterpillar program
      • Auto Collision students seeking the AAS degree
  • Have a program GPA of at least 2.5 or higher (current or upon graduation).

Selection Process

  • Complete application in Spring 2020. Check back for application dates and form.
  • The selection committee will review the applications and determines finalists.
  • Finalists will be invited to attend an IndyCar race at the Iowa Speedway in Summer 2020 to participate in in-person interviews with CGR.
  • CGR selects intern(s).
  • Intern completes 8-10 week internship at CGR in Indianapolis, IN.

Questions?

Contact DMACC Automotive Program Chair, Jerry Burns at jlburns@dmacc.edu or any DMACC Automotive Faculty and Staff.
 

2019 Internship Recipients

Ryan Baker 

Ryan Baker, 22, of West Des Moines earned his AAS degree from DMACC in 2017 after completing the General Motors (GM) ASEP program.

Ben Bollinger 

Ben Bollinger, 21, of West Des Moines is a current DMACC Automotive student in the Diesel Technology (AAS) and Ford ASSET programs. He will graduate in Spring 2020.