The United Nations University Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS) is pleased to offer Internships & Traineeships programme for the year 2017. Traineeships and Internships are respectively intended for undergraduate and graduate students. Applicants must possess excellent English communicating and writing skills. International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

 

Field of Internship

Internship is awarded to students with a demonstrated interest and background in regional integration studies the opportunity to take part in the activities of the Institute. 

 

Internship Provider

The United Nations University Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS)

 

Country of Internship

Belgium

 

Applicant Eligibility

Internship Programme:

Applicants must:

  • Be enrolled in a Master programme or holder of a Master degree;
  • Demonstrate a strong interest in regional integration studies and specifically in one of the research programmes of the Institute, namely:
  • The Role of Regions in Global Governance
  • Monitoring Regional Integration
  • The UN and Public Regional Goods
  • Be eager to contribute to the research projects and activities of the Institute;
  • Thrive under pressure and be able to act quickly and efficiently;
  • Possess excellent English communicating and writing skills;
  • Be proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Be available for a minimum duration of three months up to a maximum of six months.

 

Traineeship Programme

Applicants must:

  • Be enrolled in a Bachelor programme or holder of a Bachelor degree;
  • Demonstrate a strong interest in regional integration studies and specifically in the aspects related to the Monitoring and Supervision of Regional Integration processes;
  • Be eager to contribute to the research projects and activities of the Institute;
  • Thrive under pressure and be able to act quickly and efficiently;
  • Possess excellent English communicating and writing skills;
  • Be proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite;
  • Be available for a minimum duration of three months up to a maximum of six months.

 

International students are eligible to apply for this scholarship programme.

This is an unpaid internship programme.

 

Description

The United Nations University Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS) offers students with a demonstrated interest and background in regional integration studies the opportunity to take part in the activities of the Institute. Traineeships and Internships are respectively intended for undergraduate and graduate students.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted at the end of May 2017 or in the beginning of June 2017 at the latest.

 

How to Apply

Applications must include:

  • A curriculum vitae;
  • A letter of motivation (including indications as to the research programme of interest (see above) and the expected period of stay);
  • A letter of recommendation.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

 

Internship Application Deadline: The next deadline for applications is May 15, 2017.

Further Information and Application