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Are you interested in gaining your first work experience with us? Here are the opportunities available to you:

Paid traineeships

Every year, the European Committee of the Regions (CoR) offers a limited number of university graduates a five-month paid traineeship:

  • from 16 February to 15 July (spring session)
  • from 16 September to 15 February (autumn session)

Please note that applications have to be made through the CoR website. You will find more information and the online application form on the CoR Website.

Please remember to specify the PES Group in your application. You will have the possibility to do so in the "Preference" section of the online form.

Short-term study visits
Students who have obtained at least a Bachelor's degree have the opportunity to undertake a short-term study visit.

In order to apply for a short-term study visit, please contact the PES Group Secretariat.

If you are interested in knowing more about our political work at the European Committee of the Regions and learning about the role of cities and regions in shaping the European Union, you can book a visit through the CoR website and specify your interest in the PES Group in the application form.

Group of the Party of European Socialists in the European Committee of the Regions
Rue Belliard 101
B-1040 Brussels
+32 (0) 2 282 22 23
+32 (0) 496 499 217