Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

Photo: European Union
Photo: European Union

'EU NEIGHBOURS east’ has picked out a selection of exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine.

If you are interested jobs, internships, scholarships, competitions, conferences and events, make sure to review the list below to not miss your chance!

  • Jobs, internships and volunteering opportunities

Traineeships at the European Commission (Blue Book Traineeship)

Traineeships in EU Delegations

Traineeships at the European Parliament

Funded Traineeship for Young Graduates at the EU Delegation to Armenia (Closing date: 30 April 2019)

Prague Civil Society Centre Internship Programme 2019 (Closing date: 30 April 2019)


  • Scholarships, fellowships & postgraduate programmes

International Parliamentary Scholarships (IPS) at the German Bundestag

Master's and Doctoral Programmes at the Central European University

Max Weber Programme Fellowship at the European University Institute (EUI)

Online Master in Electoral Policy & Administration (Institute of Law, Politics and Development)

Opportunity for artists and cultural professionals from ‘Creative Europe’ (Closing date: 15 May 2019)


  • Conferences & events

Registration for 2019 EaP Civil Society Hackathon in Tbilisi is now open (Closing date: 29 April 2019)

#EUSEW2019: Registration for organising Energy Days now open (Closing date: 30 June 2019)

Study visit: Developing Youth Workers’ Competences in Finland (Closing date: 22 August 2019)

  • Competitions

First EU Sustainable Energy Award for Eastern Partnership 2019 (Closing date: 26 April 2019)

Ukraine: Journalistic competition for best story on European integration (Closing date: 30 April 2019)

  • Trainings, Summer Schools & online courses

“Azerbaijani Culture” and “Azerbaijani Language” courses by ADA University in Baku (Closing date: 21 April 2019)

“Digital Youth Work and Innovation” seminar in Warsaw (Closing date: 22 April 2019)

“You(th) for Cul/fu(ture)” training course in Moldova (Closing date: 1 May 2019)

Opportunity in Ukraine: Regional seminars on proposal writing for cultural professionals (Closing date: 9 May 2019)

Running an Efficient Media Business: New OPEN Media Hub online course now open

Online Courses for Civil Society Organisations in Ukraine

Online Course in Media Management: Maximising Revenue in Print and Online News Media

Online Course in Media Management: Digital Media: Audience Engagement

Online Course in Content Production: Professional Production Checklist

Online Course in Content Production: Camerawork and Editing

Online Course covering the EU: How does the European Union work?

Online Course covering the EU: How to report on Europe?

Online Course for Specialised Reporting on overcoming the Challenges of Covering Migration

Online Course for Specialised Reporting on understanding and creating in-depth content about Energy

Cross-Border Cooperation online learning platform

Massive Open Online Course on “Erasmus+ Funding Opportunities for Youth”

Online Course: "EU policy and implementation: making Europe work!"

E-learning courses for Civil Society Organisations (Project Preparation and Management, Organisational Development, and Skills for Policy Dialogue)

Online courses on knowledge about the European Union for European Neighbourhood

Free Online Course "People and Government" for young Ukrainians

  • Call for Proposals and Tenders

Call for proposals: European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights in Georgia (Closing date: 2 May 2019)

Call for proposals: Enhanced engagement of Civil Society in Public Administration Reform in Georgia (Closing date: 3 May 2019)

INNOWWIDE pilot call for innovative SMEs (Closing date: 31 May 2019)

Horizon 2020 call for applications for energy efficiency initiatives (Closing date: 3 September 2019)