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Visiting the EU in Brussels
In collaboration with the Faculty of Humanities, the European Union (EU) is organising its first information meeting for students. The session will take place on Friday, 14 February 2020.
Working at the Council of the European Union
Mrs. Alexandra Ekkelenkamp, Advisor to Director Media & Communication (and Leiden alumna of History) will give a talk during the information session. Following, there will be a site visit inside the Council buildings.
Subsequently, there is an information session by the Permanent Representation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the European Union (NL PermRep)
The work visit will take approximately 2 hours, participants are requested to arrive no later than 13:45h for the visit (starting at 14:15h).
The definite program will be published soon.
The working language during this meeting is English.
Please note! There is room for a maximum of 15 students from the Faculty of Humanities.
Motivation and registration
To participate, we would like you to write a short motivation (approximately 5 lines), which you can fill in on the registration form . State what expectations you have for this working visit, and why you might want to work for the EU. You will be notified by 7 February 2020 at the latest whether you have been selected.
We will be happy to assist you with the travel costs. You can submit these afterwards up to a maximum of € 50 with receipts/proof of travel costs. After your visit you’ll receive more information about how to declare your expanses.
Registration is closed.