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RIS Fellowships

EIT Food
Belgium, Leuven
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Revel your talent in agri-food sector by getting a unique internships.

We are looking for students and graduates who want to gain hands-on experiences in the food industry to offer them 3-6 months paid internship.

EIT Food RIS Fellowships project aims to provide internships for students and graduates from RIS countries supporting cross-country mobility to engage in learning-by-doing activities and strength their studies related skills.

Who are we looking for?

During the recruitment process we will look for young passionate people from higher education who will become future food sectors’ employees or will set up their own businesses.

  • RIS Fellowships dedicated to MSc students, graduates and young entrepreneurs from EIT RIS countries. They will have the opportunity to apply academic knowledge in practical context of work to spur a weave of entrepreneurial innovations in their home countries. RIS Fellowships interns will be engaged in learning-by-doing activities (internal projects and tasks) carried out by each host companies. RIS Fellowships interns will be provided with 1350 € scholarship/per month;

Benefits of the internship

  • Precise matching candidates to the offered internships areas specified by each host company.
  • Gain hand-on experiences by creative problem solving and solving real work problematic situations of the organizations.
  • Get 1350€ (fellowships) – 2000€ (talents) gross grant/month for your expenses.
  • Know and learn about other ways of working and discuss from a different point of view.
  • Improve your curriculum vitae and get contacts and opportunities that will open up doors for your professional life.
  • Enrich yourself knowing another country and getting involved in its culture.
Apply now! RIS Fellowship Programme 2019
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Jun 1, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States