• Last updated: 04 Apr. 2022 14:53

NATO Internship Programme

Do you study Architecture, Infrastructure and Facilities Management or Engineering?

Do you study Aeronautics,Engineering or Human Resources?

Do you have a background in Media or Journalism?

Do you speak Russian, Ukrainian or Arabic?

Are you able to conduct independent research and analysis?

NATO needs your skills !

The 20th call for internship applications for the NATO-funded program for placements in 2023 is closed.

  • Programme Objectives

    The NATO Internship Programme has four main objectives:

    • To provide the Organisation with access to the latest theoretical and technical knowledge that the intern can apply through practical work assignments, as well as with additional staff resources.
    • To provide interns with an opportunity to learn from the NATO community and get a better understanding and a more balanced view of the Organisation.
    • To contribute to creating a more diverse workforce.
    • To expand understanding of NATO in Alliance countries.
  • Eligibility Criteria for NATO-funded Internship

    In order to apply for an internship at NATO, you must fulfil all criteria outlined below on the application date:

    • Age: you will be over 21 years of age
    • Nationality: you will be a citizen of a NATO Member State.
    • Educational status:
      • you will be a university student: you have completed at least two years successfully and are enrolled in your third year or
      • you will have obtained your highest degree less than a year ago
    • Languages: you will have proficiency in one of the two official NATO languages (English and French), and a working knowledge of the other will be considered as an asset. Knowledge of other languages will be an advantage as specified in the internship description.

    If you are a national of NATO partner countries (PFP/EAPC), contact your Delegation at NATO Headquarters directly for information on potential internships within the Delegation. More information is available at the following link: http://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/51288.htm