Blue Book traineeships
Twice a year, the Commission offers 5-month paid traineeships.
Conference on the Future of Europe
This is your opportunity to speak up, to say what kind of Europe you want to live in, to help shape our future.
At the European Commission's Traineeships Office, we believe in equality and diversity.
Registration is closed for the October 2023 session.
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Highly multicultural and professionally stimulating institution, but also a very inclusive and tolerant workplace.
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Who can apply?
Subject to eligibility, the traineeship is open to all EU citizens regardless of your age, and a limited number of non-EU nationals.
The application procedure consists of three steps: registration for EU Login, completion of the application form and submission.
The steps to apply: from submitting your application to accepting your traineeship.
Rules governing the traineeship programme. Please ensure that you have read and fully understand them before applying.
Specific privacy statement for an official traineeship at the European Commission, its agencies and bodies.
Resources to help guide you through the application process and your traineeship.