Council of the European Union Paid Traineeships

Open for application: 
Application closes / deadline: 
15/03/2019 - 12:00(Brussels time)
Type of contract: 


Depending on the needs of the service, the daily work of a trainee would generally be equivalent to that of junior administrator officials at the beginning of their career e.g.: preparing meetings and drafting minutes, attending meetings of Coreper and Council preparatory bodies, researching on a particular project, translating documents, compiling documentation, writing reports. Trainees will also be invited to participate in a study programme that includes visits and conferences at other EU institutions in Brussels, Luxembourg and Strasbourg.

Who can apply: EU nationals who, by the deadline for submitting applications, have completed at least the first part of their university studies and have a degree certificate or equivalent.

Duration: 5 months 

Paid: Yes. 1.176,84 € per month. Reimbursement of travel allowance. GSC restaurant reduction card.

Starting Dates: 1 February (application period around August/September - check at that moment for final dates) and 1 September (application period around February/March - check at that moment for final dates).