Harjoittelijaksi Fulbright Suomi -säätiöön

Project Assistant Intern

Fulbright Finland Foundation sr is seeking an intern to assist with event management, grant program administration, survey project, and office duties. This is an exciting opportunity to gain work experience in a dynamic international organization with a small, energetic and fun team. 

Position Title: Student Intern

Preferred starting date: August 13, 2019

Duration of the internship: Negotiable.

Location: Hakaniemenranta 6, Helsinki

Salary: Unpaid

Schedule: Three to four days a week preferred. Temporary position.

Insurance: Fulbright Finland Foundation will provide an accident insurance for the duration of the internship. The insurance is valid only during the working hours.


Applicants must address each selection criterion detailed below with specific information supporting each item in order to be considered qualified.

Education: Present enrollment in a higher education institution (or recent graduate)

Language: Good English skills are required

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong interpersonal skills and flexibility.
  • Interest in international cultural exchanges and academic mobility.
  • Ability to work in teams and independently.
  • Orientation to detail.
  • Experience with using basic MS Office programs.
  • Experience working or studying in an English speaking environment is a plus.
  • Experience developing social media content is a plus.
  • Experience with organizing events is a plus.


Application Procedures: Interested applicants must submit their application and CV in English to Pia.Arola(a)fulbright.fi


The Fulbright Finland Foundation is an independent not-for-profit based in Helsinki, Finland. With the purpose of promoting a wider exchange of knowledge and professional talents through educational contacts between Finland and the United States, the Foundation collaborates with a range of government, foundation, university and corporate partners on both sides of the Atlantic to design and manage study and research scholarships, leadership development programs and internationalization services.

In 2018, the Fulbright Finland Foundation awarded over EUR 1,33 million in grants to 87 Finnish and American researchers, students, and professionals. Additionally, Fulbright Finland responded to over 5 300 client contacts (44% of which were international education professionals) and organized or participated in over 100 training events around Finland.

Fulbright Finland supports the internationalization of education and research in Finland, and helps U.S. and Finnish institutions create linkages. Under its Internationalization Services the Foundation organizes themed study tours to the United States for Finnish higher education experts, runs the highly popular Fulbright Speaker Program, the Fulbright Dialogues series, and the Transatlantic Roundtables, as well as organizes two national Fulbright Seminars every year.


Pia Arola

Executive Assistant
Tel: 044 5535 278