The European Union Office in Kosovo is offering internship program for applicants of 28 EU Member States. Applicant must be fluent in English; knowledge of other EU languages would be an advantage; knowledge of the workings of the European Union would also be advantages. Internships are offered in 2 basic cycles each year: from April to September and October to March. This is an unpaid internship programme. Internship application deadline is 31-December-2015.
Field of Internship: This program offers interns the opportunity to follow the daily work of the EU Office while learning about the representation of EU interests and values outside of the EU and at the same time offers the possibility of discovering directly the working environment of an international organization such as the EU.
Course Level: Internship
Internship Provider: The European Union Office in Kosovo
Internship can be taken at: Kosovo (Europe)
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Eligibility: -hold a valid passport from one of the 28 EU Member States
-have completed a minimum of three years of university-level courses, preferably in political science, law, economics, development studies, environment studies, human rights/humanitarian law or communications.
-be fluent in English; knowledge of other EU languages would be an advantage; knowledge of the workings of the European Union would also be advantages.
-be computer literate.
-if selected, provide proof of comprehensive medical and accident insurance valid in Kosovo for the duration of the internship (covering hospitalization, surgery, and repatriation, if necessary).
-have not already benefited from previous in-service training or employment (paid or unpaid) with any of the EU institutions or bodies, including a “Blue Book” traineeship (NB: a “Blue Book” candidate who has not actually performed that traineeship is however eligible to apply for an internship with the Delegation).
-Internships are offered in 2 basic cycles each year: from April to September and October to March.
Internship Open for International Students: Applicants from 28 EU Member States (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus , Croatia , Czech Republic , Denmark , Estonia , Finland , France , Germany , Greece, Hungary , Ireland, Italy , Latvia , Lithuania , Luxembourg , Malta , Netherlands , Poland , Portugal , Romania , Slovakia , Slovenia , Spain , Sweden , United Kingdom) are eligible to apply for this internship programme.
Is this paid internship? This is an unpaid internship programme.
Internship Description: The European Union Office in Kosovo offers unpaid internships to young university graduates with a diploma and with less than one year of professional experience, as well as to students in the last year of university where the traineeship is a complement to their academic training.
Number of awards offered: Not Known
Internship Duration: Internships are offered in 2 basic cycles each year: from April to September and October to March.
Notification: Successful candidates will normally be notified one to two months before the beginning of the cycle for which they have been accepted. If you do not receive a reply this means that your application was not successful. Given the number of applications, we are unable to provide replies to all candidates.
How to Apply: To apply, please download and complete the application form and email your Application Packet to the Head of Administration (Delegation-Kosovo-HOA-at-eeas.europa.eu). The Application Packet must include:
-completed application form
-letter of motivation expressing your preferred fields of activity
-(at least one) letter of recommendation from a current or former professor or employer
-copy of valid passport of EU Member State.
Internship Application Deadline: Internship application deadline is 31-December-2015.