OPEN CALL – IFSA Internship at the IUFRO HQ, Vienna, Austria

[Deadline extended until the 17th of August]

IFSA Internship at the IUFRO HQ, Vienna, Austria 

For several years, the International Union of Forest Research Organisations (IUFRO), as one of IFSA’s partners, has been offering an internship opportunity to students from IFSA Local Committees. Each year, one (maximum two) student(s), has the opportunity to work at the IUFRO headquarters in Vienna for approximately two months, assisting with diverse projects within IUFRO and getting an insight into the work of an international organisation.

This year, IUFRO has offered us one internship spot for approx. two months during the time period November to December. The tasks of the student intern mostly consist of office work, such as assisting with the preparation of reports, updating of databases and translation of documents. 

IFSA is able to support the intern with a stipend to partially cover the subsistence costs in Vienna. The successful applicant will be informed about the exact amount upon being notified of acceptance.
The intern will be stationed at the IUFRO HQ at Marxergasse 2, 1030 Vienna, Austria.

Application requirements:In order to apply for this years‘ internship, the following documents should be sent to [email protected] until August 17th  2019 at 11:59 pm CET as a single pdf saved with your name e.g. Shonowo_David IFSA IUFRO Internship 2019 (please note that only students  who are currently enrolled in university and are members of an official IFSA Local Committee (LC) can apply):

  • Motivation letter
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Letter from LC president confirming that applicant is currently an LC member
  • One academic reference (e.g. from a professor or supervisor)
  • Certification of enrolment (copy of valid student ID or similar)

I am looking forward to your applications. If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

Good luck!

Shonowo, David Ayoola

Liaison Officer to IUFRO 2018-2019 

UFSA UNILORIN LC President 2017-2018

E-mail: [email protected] | Phone:+2348161818504 | Skype: David Shonowo | Linked-In: David Ayoola Shonowo

Hi I am forestry student from Italy, currently my position in IFSA is Head of Web SubCommission.

2 Responses
  • Evaristus
    Jul 23, 2019

    Who will pay for your travelling documents?

    Evaristus Jul 23, 2019
    • Agbede Isaac
      Aug 5, 2019

      I was also expecting that I would be nominated as one of young scientists for the conference and by extension iufro do sponsor young scientists to attend such a monumental world event, unfortunately , I was not nominated. What is the enscence of joining ifsa-iufro mentoring programs?

      Agbede Isaac Aug 5, 2019

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