Deadline: 10 September 2017
Open to: students of journalism
Venue: 9 – 12 October 2017, Brussels
The European Commission‘s Directorate General for Regional and Urban Policy wishes to encourage students in journalism to communicate on concrete projects cofunded by the European Regional Development and Cohesion Funds.
Specific objectives include:
fostering young journalistic productions to promote knowledge of the European Union;
creating a space for debate, share values and ways of working;
enhancing the links between European institutions and youth.
Minimum age requirement: 18 years old;
All selected young journalists will be requested to provide a copy of their student card to prove their registration in a journalism school/university;
The short articles must be at least 400 words and may not exceed 1000 words. Only written... Read More »
Deadline: 17 August 2017
Open to: master students in Political Science, EU or international studies, or relevant fields
Benefits: paid internship in Brussels, Belgium
Caritas Europa works for justice, peace and development to testify Christ’s love for humankind. Its guiding values and principles are the centrality of the human person, fraternity, solidarity and gratuitousness, peace, integral human development, religious freedom and cultural diversity, cooperation and subsidiarity, professionalism and heartfelt concern for the poor, responsibility for a sound ecological order. Caritas Europa expects its staff members and interns to acknowledge its identity, contribute to these values and commit to its vision and mission while on duty.
The intern will support the Institutional Development Unit in the implementation of the annual... Read More »
Deadline: 19 July 2017
Open to: everyone with relevant skills and interest
Benefits: EUR 755 per month
The successful candidate for the Vehicles Intern Autumn 2017 program will be working with T&E’s vehicles and freight teams, focusing on supporting T&E campaigns for less polluting vehicles. As part of this s/he will undertake a separate research project in one of the areas of the vehicles team work related to fuel efficiency of vehicles and its regulation, emissions testing, air quality, e-mobility, truck safety or freight and logistics – the exact scope of the project to be agreed at the interview.
Responsibilities will include:
Research project and report;
Ad hoc Research on issues related to the emerging environmental issues of vehicles;
Data analysis... Read More »
Deadline: 14 July 2017
Open to: applicants of diverse backgrounds and with a broad range of previous work experiences
Benefits: monthly stipend of EUR 1,600
Independent Diplomat seeks one intern to start work in its Brussels office in the Summer of 2017.
Independent Diplomat (ID) is a unique non‐profit venture in the world of international relations, diplomacy and conflict prevention. Staffed by former diplomats, international lawyers and experts in international relations, ID offers independent and confidential advice and assistance on diplomatic technique and strategy to governments, international institutions, non‐governmental organizations and political groups. In addition to Brussels, ID also has offices in New York, London and Geneva.
ID internships provide an excellent opportunity for applicants looking to gain hands-on... Read More »
Deadline: 16 July 2017
Open to: applicants with academic background in journalism, communication, politics, social science or equivalent
Benefits: monthly allowance
With a network of national coordinators connected to over 1.200 local information providers and partners in 34 European countries, Eurodesk is the main source of information on European policies and opportunities for young people and those who work with them. Eurodesk Brussels Link coordinates the activities of national partners, who operates within the EU’s new Programme Erasmus +. The network also updates and manages content on the European Youth Portal.
One (1) highly motivated Web Editor Intern is wanted.. The intern will assist with the editorial production of English content published on the European Youth Portal including the production on... Read More »
Deadline: 30 June 2017
Open to: amateur and professional photographers; at least 18 years old; Resident in one of the 28 EU Member States
Prizes: a cultural 3-day trip for two, travel costs for Brussels and other rewards, including monetary rewards in photography equipment
Fundamental human rights that were developed as universal and indivisible protection mechanisms are being challenged by political ideologies and actions. Do we have to give up certain rights to keep others? Are there rights only for some, but not for all?
Take your camera and show us what rights mean to you and where they might be under threat. Illustrate what Europe means in terms of protecting and living rights that in many parts of... Read More »
Open to: anyone with a story of an open and participatory project of health/social care, who is interested in online and offline collaboration for social good.
Venue: 19-21 of October 2017, Brussels
The OpenVillage Festival is a highly participatory festival showcasing working solutions and demos produced by community members, as well as pathways for working together towards their sustainability. It will take place on October 19-21, 2017 in Brussels and represents the culmination of the OpenCare 18 month research that involves hundreds of original initiatives.
Aiming to deepen community collaboration, during April – May 2017, the SCImPULSE Foundation will appoint 3 “students” to support communication and engagement for the OpenVillage. We use “students” in the Latin sense, of people that will apply themselves to... Read More »
Deadline: 31 March 2017
Open to: international students
Scholarship: varied and challenging job with an attractive salary package
KU Leuven University is inviting applications for PhD Position for international students. Applicants are part of a multidisciplinary research group working on the topic of Life Cycle Engineering under the supervision of Dr Jef Peeters, Prof. Joost Duflou and Prof. Dirk Cattrysse. The Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, also known as KU Leuven or the University of Leuven, is a Dutch-speaking university in Leuven, Flanders, Belgium. Due to the continuously increasing complexity of products and the rapid development of new sorting and recycling processes, there is a constant need to determine the optimal combination of existing and recently developed sorting and recycling processes for both... Read More »
Deadline: 31 March 2017
Open to: university graduates with satisfactory knowledge of English or French
Remuneration: 1.159,44 EUR/month
The Economic and Social Committee (ESC) is an advisory body that gives Europe’s economic and social partners (i.e. employers, trade unions, representatives of small businesses, farmers’ associations, consumers, etc.) the chance to issue their formal opinion on EU policies.
Twice a year the ESC organises in-service training periods of five months.
The main aims of the in-service training are:
To conclude and apply knowledge acquired by the trainee during his/her studies or work;
To provide the trainee with practical knowledge of the working of the ESC’s various departments;
To enable the trainees to gain experience through contacts established in day-to-day work.
University... Read More »
Deadline: 9 March 2017
Open to: applicants between 21 and 26 years old
Venue: 07-08 June 2017, Brussels, Belgium
The European Commission is looking for 16 extraordinary young people (aged 21-26) from across the world, with proven commitment and community engagement, to represent the work and impact on development achieved by youth. Young people are ‘movers and shakers’ in their communities and countries, and are key to solving the universal challenges outlined in the European Development Days 2017 programme.
The 16 selected Young Leaders will be invited to Brussels, Belgium, and all expenses (Visa, travel, accommodation) will be covered by the European Commission.
During their visit to Brussels, Young Leaders get the chance to visit European institutions, participate in... Read More »