Traineeship European Parliament

Please ask for approval from your teacher/ lecturer before considering to do an internship!

Expiration date: 15 May 2017 -- Location: Brussels


If you are a young graduate looking to start your international career, apply now for a once in a lifetime opportunity to work at the heart of European politics!

Robert Schuman Traineeship

Submit your application by 15 May for the traineeship period 1 October 2017 to 28 February 2018. All traineeships are remunerated and based in Brussels.

Three options are available for the Robert Schuman Traineeship:

  • General option
  • Journalism option, for candidates with existing experience in the field
  • Sakharov Prize option, for candidates with an interest in human rights.

Translation Traineeship

Submit your application by 15 May for the traineeship period 1 October 2017 to 1 January 2018. All traineeships are remunerated and based in Luxembourg.

Applicants need to have perfect knowledge of one of the official languages of the EU or of a candidate country, as well as of two other official EU languages.

Check out this short video to hear from former trainees (including Euractiv’s communications executive) and discover what they liked most about their time at the European Parliament: http://jobs.euractiv.com/job/traineeship-152105 


For all details on the traineeships, the requirements and the application process, visit the European Parliament’s dedicated webpage: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/atyourservice/en/20150201PVL00047/Traineeships 


The project was co-financed by the European Union in the frame of the European Parliament’s grant programme in the field of communication. The European Parliament was not involved in its preparation and is, in no case, responsible for or bound by the information for opinions expressed in the context of this project. In accordance with applicable law, the authors, interviewed people, publishers or programme broadcasters are solely responsible. The European Parliament can also not be held liable for direct or indirect damage that may result from the implementation of the project.

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