EU policy & project assistant traineeship

Business Studies and/or Management Science, Education and/or Teacher Training, Social Sciences
1 Jun, 2019 to 31 Oct, 2019
9 May, 2019

General information

4 months

Do NOT apply for this internship via the platform - an email application to [email protected] is obligatory to be considered.

Applications received after the deadline won't be considered.

The European University Foundation is an alliance of European universities aiming to accelerate the modernisation of the European Higher Education Area. We stand for diversity and social fairness in Higher Education and base our work on the following five pillars:

  • Digital Higher Education

  • Quality Mobility

  • Employment & Entrepreneurship

  • Active Citizenship and;

  • Policy Innovation


The EUF offers an EU-project assistant Internship for students or recent graduates to work with our staff in our Luxembourg or Brussels office.


Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Assistance in implementing network-wide project activities

  • Support for the administration of project activities

  • Support for reporting and evaluation of project results

  • Assistance in planning and developing new project proposal

  • Assistance with project-based communication tasks such as newsletters, Social Media (Linkedin, Facebook, Twitter) and online marketing


Required skills and experience

  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken English

  • Prior experience in project related activities

  • Familiar with the concepts of Social Media and online marketing

  • Precise and organised way of working

  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office package and Google apps

  • Capability of working in a team as well as independently


Terms and conditions

  • Internship duration 4-6 months

  • The internship should begin between June 1st and July 1st

  • The Intern is encouraged to have an Erasmus+ traineeship scholarship or equal funding. The EUF is able to provide selected candidates with a top-up grant to cover the living costs.

  • Our young and dynamic team offers a challenging and rewarding work environment with mentorship


Highly valued

  • Experience in local, national or European student organisations

  • Fluency in other European languages (e.g. French, Italian, Spanish)

  • Volunteer experience


To apply, please send a motivation letter and a CV to [email protected] by Thursday, 9 May 2019.


Applications received after the deadline won't be considered.


The EUF regrets that we are not able to acknowledge all applications received. Only suitable candidates will be invited for an interview.


Financial compensation
Transportation costs
Reimbursement costs
Years of Experience required: 
English: Proficient User C2
Level of Studies: