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Internships at the Embassy

The Danish Embassy in Ottawa offers two internships twice a year to Danish students with a bachelor degree. It is expected that the interns have good analytical skills and have extensive knowledge of English.

The interns work within the following areas:
Political and economic intern: click here to view job posting.

Communication and cultural intern: click here to view job posting.

Deadline for intern applications for the Fall semester (August 1 – January 31): February 28th
Deadline for intern applications for the Spring semester (February 1 – July 31): August 31st 
Useful information: The interns at the Danish Embassy receive no salary during their stay. The students are responsible for all expenses in relation to the stay, such as travel costs, insurance and living expenses. It is assumed that the students are able to use their education grants (SU) or finance the stay in other ways.
Internships at the embassy are divided into two six-month periods from February 1 to July 31, and from August 1 to January 31. Applicants are advised to apply for the internship 6-9 months before the internship begins. Advertisements for the positions are circulated to Danish universities and published on the Danish Foreign Ministry website.
Applications should be sent by e-mail to the embassy with enclosed CV, exam results and recommendation letters in a single PDF-document.  Applications in Danish are preferred.

Call for applications can be found on our Danish site up to 6-8 months in advance.

For more information, please contact