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Internship at the Embassy

The Danish Embassy in Ottawa offers one internship twice a year to a Danish student enrolled at a Danish or foreign university or a foreign student enrolled at a Danish University with a bachelor degree. It is expected that the intern has good analytical skills and extensive knowledge of English.

The Intern work within the following areas: Click here to see 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 25th 
Useful information: The intern at the Danish Embassy receives no salary during the stay. The student is responsible for all expenses in relation to the stay, such as travel costs, insurance and living expenses. It is assumed that the student is able to use his/her education grants (SU) or finance the stay in other ways.
The Internship at the embassy is 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