Traineeship for period 1 October 2010 to 31 March 2011 - CLOSED

Twice a year, FRA offers traineeships for a period of six months. It aims at providing trainees an understanding of the objectives and activities of ...

Twice a year, FRA offers traineeships for a period of six months. It aims at providing trainees an understanding of the objectives and activities of the Agency, practical experience and knowledge of the day-to-day work of FRA, to put their learning into practice and to contribute to the Agency's mission. The traineeship periods are:

  • 1 October 2010 to 31 March 2011
  • 1 April 2011 to 30 September 2011

You can NOW apply for one of these periods.

Important notice: You can choose for which traineeship period you would like to apply. You can apply ONLY for one traineeship period and one Department.
Candidates applying for more than one traineeship period will be automatically rejected.

The deadline for the receipt of applications is 07/06/2010 at 13:00  (Vienna time).

We strongly recommend that applicants read the Rules governing traineeship (pdf) periods at FRA carefully before submitting their applications.

How to apply:

  • Prepare your CV in Europass format (other formats will not be considered). This document should be attached to the “Online Application form” accessible from the recruitment page;
  • Complete the FRA online application only for one traineeship period of your choice clearly indicating the department.

Important notice : You can choose for which traineeship period you would like to apply. You can apply ONLY for one traineeship period and one Department.
Candidates applying for more than one traineeship period will be automatically rejected.

Applications that do not meet the eligibility criteria or are incorrectly submitted will be rejected. FRA will not return applications to candidates.

The processing of personal data by the FRA is governed by Regulation (EC) N° 45/2001. By submitting an application for a traineeship, the applicant is understood, in the sense of Article 5 (d) of the Regulation, to have given his/her consent to the processing of the personal data contained in the application form and the supporting documents enclosed therewith. The provision of information requested in the application form and the supporting documents is obligatory. Incomplete applications will be excluded from the selection. The personal data in question is collected by the FRA for the sole purpose of the selection of trainees.
For further information on how to apply, please refer to the general Application Instructions.

Employment, in any form, may not be offered at the end of a traineeship unless through a recruitment procedure against a vacancy notice published on the FRA Website.

Due to the great number of applications, only short-listed candidates will be contacted by e-mail by 15 August 2010. Any information about the closure of the selection and the award of the traineeships will be posted on the present page.

Should the applicant require further information or wishes to access or rectify data, he/she shall address it to: recruitment@fra.europa.eu