The Committee of the Regions (CoR) is the voice of regions and cities in the European Union. Every year, the Committee of the Regions (CoR) offers a limited number of university graduates a five-month traineeship: Spring session: 16 February-15 July & Autumn session: 16 September- 15 February
- be a national of one of the Member States of the European Union or of a State which is an official candidate for accession (Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Albania, Turkey and Iceland);
- have completed at least the first cycle of a higher education course and obtained a full degree by the closing date for applications;
- have a thorough knowledge of one of the official languages of the European Union and a satisfactory knowledge of one of the EU-working languages (French or English).
Applications are only submitted online via an internet application form in: English, French or German. The deadlines to apply are: 31 March for autumn traineeships or 30 September for spring traineeeships. CoR-trainees are entitled to a monthly grant.