Frequently Asked Questions – Internships

How long are internships with UNHCR Northern Europe?

Internships last from four to six months.

What is the deadline for applying?

Applications are open throughout the year and are kept on file. We will contact you if we are interested in interviewing you for an internship.

Can I get financial support?

A food and transportation allowance of 1,000 USD per month is available for un-sponsored interns.

How do I send in my application?

The details for how to submit your application can be found on the relevant Protection Unit, Communications and Public Information Unit and External Relation Unit webpages. Most often applications are sent via email. 

Are there opportunities in other regions?

UNHCR offers internship opportunities around the world, including the UNHCR Headquarters in Geneva. Learn more about global internship opportunities.