2020 Internship Applications Now Open




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Oct 07, 2019
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2020 Internship Applications Now Open

Wanted: Ambitious and globally-minded young people to take part in the Salzburg Global Internship Program 2020 Interns in 2019 have come from around the world, including Lebanon, Canada, the USA, Uruguay, Korea, Brazil and Ghana.

Are you passionate about helping to shape a better world? Are you hungry to put your classroom learning to work and gain real world knowledge and skills? Do you want to work in an international team in an inspiring environment?

Apply for an internship with Salzburg Global Seminar! 

For more almost three decades, Salzburg Global Seminar has offered talented students and young graduates the opportunity to work at Salzburg Global Seminar and live at Schloss Leopoldskron for three-month internships. Just like our Fellows, our interns are selected for their passion to shape a better world.

Since 2014, with the support of the Korea Foundation and other international partners, Salzburg Global Seminar has greatly expanded the international representation and diversity of our Internship Program. Working with Austrian Embassies and partners such as AIESEC, Salzburg Global is able to provide visa processing assistance and cover flights, insurance, accommodation and meals for internships in Salzburg. 

With fewer than 25 internships on offer each year, competition is high. Our internship programs offer recent graduates extraordinary professional development opportunities, across numerous departments, where they gain real world knowledge and skills in an international team and inspiring environment. The deadline for applications for internships starting in 2020 is Thursday, October 31, 2019

The following internships are available in 2020:


An integral part of a small but busy communications team, this internship is perfect for a recent journalism school graduate who is passionate about telling stories that capture our programs’ impact. 

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Based in Salzburg, Austria but working closely also with colleagues in Washington, DC, USA, this internship is perfect for a recent graduate who wants to gain experience in both fundraising and program delivery at a nonprofit organization. 

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Working in the historic Max Reinhardt Library at Schloss Leopoldskron in Salzburg, Austria, this internship is for a highly organized, self-motivated recent library science graduate who is up to the challenge of managing a small collection and supporting staff research.

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Based in Salzburg, Austria, this internship is perfect for a self-motivated and pro-active recent or soon-to-be graduate who wants to gain experience in program delivery, from event planning and preparation to implementation, at a nonprofit organization.

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Salzburg Global Seminar is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Aspiring interns can apply directly online: www.salzburgglobal.org/go/internship/application Only applications made via the application form will be considered. No phone calls please. 

For questions about internships in Salzburg, check out our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).