EIT Food RIS Fellowships is an initiative offering paid 3-6 month internship opportunities abroad in the food industry to MSc students, graduates, young entrepreneurs, doctoral students and post-docs with different educational backgrounds rom EIT RIS countries (see list of eligible countries below).
The RIS Fellowships project is run by University of Warsaw, AZTI Foundation, Maspex, PepsiCo, Puratos, Flatev, NapiFeryn BioTech, with the support of CLC North-East and CLC South.
RIS Fellowships: dedicated to MSc students, graduates and young entrepreneurs from EIT RIS countries. They will have the opportunity to apply academic knowledge in practical context of work to spur a weave of entrepreneurial innovations in their home countries. RIS Fellowships interns will be engaged in learning-by-doing activities (internal projects and tasks) carried out by each host companies. RIS Fellowships interns will be provided with 1350 € scholarship/per month;
RIS Talents: dedicated to doctoral students and young postdocs representing scientific disciplines other than food science from EIT RIS countries. They will benefit from lessons learned in their own academic research and will also be encouraged to engage in industrial collaboration or entrepreneurship. RIS Talents interns will be participated in innovation projects of EIT Food as well as R&D projects by becoming involved in dedicated internships in the EIT Food partner organizations. RIS Talents interns will be provided with 2000 € scholarship/per month.
Albania, Armenia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croartia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Italy*, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland*, Portugal, Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain*, Turkey, Ukraine.
* Only some regions from these countries are eligible: please check the eligible regions in the application guidelines.
Ms Martyna Czerniakowska, Project coordinator, Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw: firstname.lastname@example.org
EIT Food website: www.eitfoodrisfellowships.eu