EFSA operates independently of the European legislative and executive institutions (Commission, Council, Parliament) and EU Member States. It was set up in 2002 following a series of food crises in the late 1990s to be a source of scientific advice and communication on risks associated with the food chain.
EFSA offers paid traineeships to talented, highly qualified young professionals at the start of their careers, in a field of their choice.
Who can apply: University graduates, with B2 level in English, who are nationals from all EU Member States as well as from third countries.
Duration: 12 months
Paid: Yes, grant of 1,150 € per month.
Starting Dates: November / February (it may vary, please read the Call).