Apply to the Blue Book traineeship programme, European Commission

Apply to the Blue Book traineeship programme, European Commission
Apply to the Blue Book traineeship programme, European Commission

The European Commission offers a 5-month paid traineeships in its Directorate-Generals, agencies & bodies.

Trainees work all over the European Commission, its services and agencies, mostly in Brussels, but also in Luxembourg and elsewhere across the European Union.

What does a trainee's daily work consist of?

  • Attending and organising meetings, working groups, and public hearings
  • Researching, drafting end editing documentation – including reports and consultations
  • Answering citizens’ inquiries
  • Supporting the management of projects
  • Translating, revising translations or researching terminology

The traineeship is open to all EU citizens and a number of non-EU nationals:

  • Open to all university graduates of at least 3 years of study.
  • No prior work experience in excess of 6 weeks in any EU institution.
  • No age limit to participate.

Closing date

Opportunity type

Internships / traineeships