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Newsletter Student Support FSW March 2022

This Student Support FSW newsletter tells you all about the services provided by the FSW POPcorner, Career Service, and Community Engagement Service. You can read about upcoming activities and vacancies, and pick up tips on study skills, personal and professional development, student well-being, study and career orientation, and job application skills. As a student of the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences, you are very welcome to make use of the services of Student Support FSW!

Faculty Career Orientation Days (online)

8, 9 & 10 March!

Would you like to prepare yourself as well as possible for the job market during your studies? Are you curious about the possibilities within your field of study? Discover it during the online Faculty Career Orientation Days! Once again, there will be a great programme for all students at the Faculty of Social Sciences who want to know more about job opportunities.

The event starts with an inspiring plenary session by life coach Steven Dossou! The programme furthermore consists of different rounds of workshops and sessions given by alumni, other speakers from the field, international companies and student associations. You can also participate in application workshops and CV and LinkedIn profile checks, provided by the Career Service FSW!

Keep an eye on the Instagram channel and the FLO website for the full programme and registration!

Tip: CV and LinkedIn profile check service

Career Service FSW offers a free CV & LinkedIn profile check service! You can make use of this service, provided by our student assistants, in one of the following ways:

  • Visit the Student Support FSW desk on Wednesday 16 March 2022 between 12:00 and 14:00h. for a free check of your CV or LinkedIn profile (bring your laptop or printout of your cv). The Student Support FSW desk is located on the ground floor of the Pieter de la Court building.
  • Discuss your CV or LinkedIn profile at an online appointment.
  • Send an email with your CV or LinkedIn profile URL to careerservice.socialsciences@fsw.leidenuniv.nl and you will receive feedback within 5 working days.

Check out the tips on writing a CV and creating a LinkedIn profile in the Career zone and adjust your CV and LinkedIn profile if necessary before sending your request to the Career Service.

Activities March 2022

Career and job application: 




Workshop CV & Cover Letter (ENG/online)


Faculty Career Orientation event (FLO-days) (NL/ENG/online)


CV and LinkedIn check service (12.00-14.00 hrs) (NL/ENG)
At the Student Support FSW desk on the ground floor of the Pieter de la Court building.


Workshop CV & Application Letter  (ENG/online)

31/03 Workshop LinkedIn profile & network (ENG/online)

Keep an eye on the course calendar! There may also be changes in the schedule.

To the course calendar!

Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Scholarship

Do you want to study abroad next year? The Cultuurfonds offers scholarships for study and research abroad. If the end of your master’s degree is in sight, you can apply for a scholarship between 1 February and 1 April 2022. Under certain conditions, international students can also submit an application. The website is currently only available in Dutch, but you can contact the Cultuurfonds for more information. They will be happy to help you. Read more

Student experience

This month’s student experience tells the story of Samil. Samil is a master’s student in Methodology and Statistics in Psychology. Through his work at the POPcorner FSW, he is involved in multiple projects such as Students for Students and the Pre Study programme. Read Samil’s story – and other stories – on our Instagram channel @study_careersupportfsw.

student experience samil

Vacancy Alert!

Vacancy Organisation


@ease Leiden

Security Analyst Internship

Forth Global

Internship Human Resources

Avery Dennison

Check out the Job portal for more vacancies!

Contact Student Support FSW

For all your questions regarding the student support services of the FSW POPcorner, Career Service and Community Engagement Service:

Student Support FSW desk 

Monday to Thursday 12:00-14:00h.
Location: Pieter de la Courtbuilding, ground floor






Follow us!

Follow us on Instagram now too! You can now find Support Services FSW on the @study_careersupportfsw channel. Here we share internship experiences from students, career tips from alumni, tips & tricks and loads more! Also check out our stories for study tips and volunteer vacancies!

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