Paid interships for students: EIT Food RIS Fellowships and Talents (deadline extended)

  • Veronika Novotná
  • 27.03.2023
Develop your talent with top agri-food players during a paid internship in the EU! The EIT Food RIS Fellowships AL project is a highly esteemed program that provides a unique opportunity for Master’s and PhD and graduate students from EIT RIS countries to gain professional, paid internships in the food industry. This program is designed for students with diverse educational backgrounds who are seeking to gain valuable hands-on experience in the field of food science and technology.

Who is the programme for?

EIT Food offers paid internships of 3-6 months in the following two programmes:
  • RIS FELLOWSHIPS: for students (min. B.Sc.) or Masters graduates (up to two years after graduation) a stipend of 850-1500 €/month (depending on the internship option).
  • RIS TALENTS: for PhD students and young post-docs (up to two years after graduation) a stipend of 950-2000 €/month (depending on the internship option).
The RIS Fellowships and Talents programme offers internships to students and graduates WITH DIFFERENT EDUCATION background, such as
  • Marketing, project management, data analysis, market research, sales, IT, programming, etc.
  • Biology, Chemical Engineering, Food Technology, Process Engineering, Pharmaceutical Technology, etc.

See the eligible countries HERE

It is possible to choose one of the following options: online, on-site or hybrid

What can I get when I apply for RIS Fellowships or RIS Talents?

  • Hands-on experience in solving real cases from industry and research practice
  • The opportunity to develop your competencies: creative problem solving and critical thinking
  • Mentoring from recognized experts in their field
  • CV enhancement and the opportunity to make new contacts
  • Enrich your knowledge of another country and experience a different culture

How to apply?

Applications must be submitted no later than 31 March 2023 16 APRIL 2023 (deadline extended)
Complete a short online application form and upload a one-minute video:

For more information about the program, click HERE
If you have any questions, please contact the local project coordinators (Monika Tomaniová,; tel.: 731 625 010), Edita Ryslava (, or the internship organizers (Martyna Czerniakowska,

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