Undergraduate Internship Program in Europe

Undergraduate Internship Program in Europe

Undergraduate Internship Program in Europe

The Europe Center
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Undergraduate Internship Program in Europe

Accepting Applications

January 08, 2019 - February 06, 2019

The Europe Center is sponsoring undergraduate internships with leading Belgium-based European think-tank and transnational organizations in the summer of 2019.  The application period is currently closed, but will reopen on January 8, 2019.

You can read about our interns' experiences on the FSI Student Programs Blog.

 

BELGIUM-BASED INTERNSHIPS

  • The Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), a policy think-tank providing research and activities on economic and international policy matters and LICOS, a research institute that focuses on institutional change and economic performance:  1 position, 6 consecutive weeks between June 17 and September 13 (start and end dates to be determined by the host and student).
  • The Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE), a transnational political party of the European Parliament:  2 positions, from June 10 to July 19.
  • Bruegel, a think-tank devoted to policy research on international economic issues:  3 positions, from July 29 to September 6.
  • Carnegie Europe, an independent policy research center providing foreign policy analysis and policy recommendations on the strategic issues facing Europe and its role in the world: 1 position, 9 consecutive weeks, with some flexibility to adjust this to work with the intern's summer schedule, between June 17 and September 13 (start and end dates to be determined by the host and student).

Grants of $6,000 to $8,000 will be awarded by the Europe Center along with each internship to cover the cost of travel and basic living expenses. Interns will be required to submit a one-page report of their experience two weeks after their return and post regularly to the Global Student Fellows Blog.

Eligibility

  • The applicant must currently be an enrolled undergraduate at Stanford and in good standing.
  • The applicant cannot have his/her undergraduate degree conferred before the completion of this internship. In other words, graduating seniors are ineligible. The exception to this is the coterminal student.
  • Seniors who will be returning to coterm for all of next year are eligible to apply.

Application Process

  • Application Period Opens:  Tuesday, January 8, 2019.
  • Application Deadline: Wednesday, February 6, 2019.
  • Applicants must submit a completed online application form including a resume and unofficial transcript of Stanford courses.

Selection Process

  • Students selected for interviews will be notified by February 25th.
  • Interviews will be conducted by March 8th.
  • Final selection decisions will be announced by March 19th.

Fellowship Coordinator

616 Serra Street
Encina Hall
Stanford, CA 94305-6165

(650) 724-9656 (voice)
(650) 723-0089 (fax)

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