The deadline to apply for the Graduate Traineeship Programme (GTP) 2019/20 has expired and the selection is closed. Please note that due to the large number of applications we are receiving for GTP openings, only shortlisted candidates are contacted. We therefore invite you to follow the status of the Call for Expression of Interest on the EASA website and on this page.
Please note that the Study Placement Scheme (SPS) is on hold until further notice. Applications or inquiries related to this scheme will therefore not be processed by the Agency.
Graduate Traineeship Programme (GTP) – What’s in it for you?
The GTP lasts 12 months and gives you an understanding of the Agency and its role within the activities of the European Union. You will have the opportunity to gather work experience in a distinctly multinational and intellectually stimulating environment, while contributing to the Agency's mission of promoting the highest common standards of safety and environmental protection in civil aviation in Europe and worldwide.
As Graduate Trainee you will receive a monthly grant plus a travel allowance for travel expenses incurred at the beginning and end of your traineeship. For more information please consult the traineeship rules. The amount of the grant will be published in the traineeship notice.
Who can apply?
Before applying, please carefully consult the information published in the Call for Expression of Interest to check if you are eligible for the respective call.
Successful candidates will usually have a background that is relevant to the activities of the Agency. Typical examples include:
- Civil aviation, Aeronautics, Engineering;
- Qualified lawyers with an interest in aviation regulatory affairs;
- Qualified candidates with an interest in Human Resources, Finance, Project Management, Information Technologies, Communications, Public Relations and International Relations.
Please read carefully the traineeship rules before applying.
Should you have any further question not covered by the information provided on our website, please send an email to recruit [at] easa.europa.eu.