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OPEC Fund Internship Progam in Austria

Last updated: Mar 26, 2024

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Target: All Nationalities, all disciplines,

Award Value: Paid Internships,

Host Institution: Vienna, in Austria


Expired 83 days ago

OPEC Fund Internship Progam in AustriaThe OPEC Fund Internship Program in Austria is open to students belonging to diverse academic backgrounds and disciplines from around the world.  The accepted students will gain from the program through the enrichment of their academic knowledge and experience, gaining practical working experience, enhancing their research skills and improving their ability to organize information, and many other benefits.

Program Description

This global internship program in Austria is sponsored by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Fund for International Development. The inter-governmental organization has a working vision of ensuring sustainable development across the world. It is a people-centered organization focused on delivering basic needs to communities.

The OPEC Fund Internship provides a framework to support participants and make them well equipped with the relevant academic knowledge through a focused approach. It prepare the students to be able to work in an international environment. The interns are attached with the different departments depending on their interests and qualifications.

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OPEC Fund Internship | Program Benefits

  • Enriching the student’s academic knowledge and experience.
  • Practical experience of working in an international environment.
  • Excellent skills in research conducting.
  • Enhanced writing ability.
  • Improved ability to organize information appropriately.

Level and Areas of Study

Non-degree program in all disciplines.

Place of Study

The internship place is at Vienna, in Austria.

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility for the OPEC Fund Internship program:

  • Applicants must be between 19 to 25 years of age.
  • Must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program.
  • Must have at least completed two years of education in the specified program.
  • Recent graduates who have completed a degree one year ago can apply.
  • Must be proficient in English Language.
  • Knowledge of an additional commonly spoken language would be preferred.
  • Computer literacy is a plus.
  • Must be profoundly interested in the works of the OPEC Fund.
  • Must be capable enough to express cultural awareness.
  • Should be capable enough to demonstrate the core values of the OPEC, which include Integrity, Empowerment, Excellence, Innovation and Community.

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Application Procedure

  • Interested students should apply for this internship through the official website of the OPEC
  • Create an account first, then log in through email and a password
  • Write a short statement (150 to 200 words) explaining your motivation behind the program
  • Ensure to provide the supporting documents
    • Application form
    • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • Copy of University diploma or letter
    • Copy of University transcripts showing CGPA
    • Valid health or medical insurance policy for Austria
  • Ensure to fill all required fields
  • Complete your application fee carefully and submit it
  • Selection criteria will be dependent on the applicants:
    • Academic record
    • Motivation for the internship
    • Proficiency in the required language
    • Excellence in MS Office

Submission Deadline

The OPEC Fund Internship application deadline for this year is March 31, 2024.

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