RIS Fellowships for Master students and graduates: Apply by 15 May (extended application period)

RIS Fellowships is a brand new initiative offering internship opportunities in agri-food related companies to Master students and graduates of different study backgrounds from RIS countries.The RIS Fellowships project is run by University of Warsaw, AZTI Foundation, Maspex, PepsiCo, Puratos, with support of CLC North-East and CLC South. 


Extended application: 15 May 2018


30 best applicants will obtain 3-month paid internships and will have a unique opportunity to reveal their talent in agri-food sector.

30 students and/or graduates with different educational background from RIS countries will discover job opportunities in the food industry through paid 3-month internships funded by the RIS Fellowships project. Unlike other scholarship projects, the students and graduates will have a chance to gain hands-on experience in the agri-food sector and strengthen their job-related skills, including analytical thinking and creative problem solving. 

During a multi-step recruitment process, the candidates will not only learn how to prepare outstanding LinkedIn profiles, but will also actively participate in unique networking and case study solving workshops led by EIT Hubs. The selected 30 students/graduates will be offered internships in different areas of operations in EIT Food consortium companies or RisingFoodStars companies. 

Each intern will be offered a scholarship of 1000 EUR gross/month.


How to apply for the RIS Fellowship?

Extended application deadline: May 15th 2018

In order to be eligible for the RIS Fellowships, students are asked to apply via the LinkedIn platform. Applicants are requested to create a LinkedIn profile (or use the existing one - the profile has to be in English!), share a 1-minute presentation video and ask to join 1 of 13 RIS Fellowships groups, depending on the country where they study:

  • RIS Fellowships - Croatia
  • RIS Fellowships – Czech Republic
  • RIS Fellowships - Estonia
  • RIS Fellowships - Greece
  • RIS Fellowships - Hungary
  • RIS Fellowships - Italy
  • RIS Fellowships - Lithuania
  • RIS Fellowships - Poland
  • RIS Fellowships - Spain
  • RIS Fellowships - Portugal
  • RIS Fellowships - Romania
  • RIS Fellowships – Slovenia
  • RIS Fellowships - Turkey


Contact & more information:

Ms Martyna Czerniakowska

Project coordinator

EIT Food RIS Fellowships

Faculty of Management, University of Warsaw