INTERNSHIP Special Projects

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We are looking for a trainee who can support our team in 2021. With this placement, you would be joining the Special Projects team of the Fund in a very exciting moment when we celebrate the 25th birthday of the Prince Claus Fund and gear up for the implementation of our new strategy. 

The internship's main focus will be assisting with the publication celebrating the 25 years of Prince Claus Fund. 


Trainees closely assist the team with different tasks ranging from assisting with the publication, organizing public and virtual events, as well as administration and logistics surrounding all Special Projects activities.


We are looking for an excellent communicator and multi-tasker, with an affinity for culture, arts and social justice issues; with excellent writing skills, and a background in studies of an international character and culture, experience with text editing is a strong advantage. The candidate must be fluent in both spoken and written English (knowledge of other languages is an advantage). Finally, an intern must be computer-proficient.     

Ideally, we are looking for someone who enjoys working in a team, is looking to take on some responsibility, can combine both in-depth and administrative tasks and is precise, organized, creative, energetic and analytical.    


By joining the Special Projects team you will gain extensive knowledge about the Fund’s network of outstanding artists, thinkers, cultural organizations and collaborators. The internship provides relevant work experience within an international organization, and gives a broad range of insights into working in the cultural sector at a global level. Additionally, you will get to contribute to the celebrating of 25 years of Prince Claus Fund.


We are looking for one trainee starting as soon as possible, preferably for 3-6 months and for 3 days a week. 

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION, please send your motivation letter and CV (in English) to [email protected], by 1 October 2021. 


Traineeships at the Fund - additional to the work experience the Fund offers interns workshops by leading staff members who share their expertise and unique insights into working in the cultural sector globally. 

Duration & compensation - Traineeships (aka internships) are usually for 6 months, though 3 months is also possible. Trainees are expected to commit 3 days a week to working at the Fund. Knowledge of English is important for all internships. The Prince Claus Fund provides an allowance of €250 gross per month based on a full-time internship (full time = 36hrs). Only currently enrolled students are able to apply. If you are not a student, but would like to be involved in the work of the Fund, you can also apply to be a volunteer. Volunteers receive a maximum net amount of €170 per month.

Regulations & policy - The Prince Claus Fund is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants of all backgrounds. Unfortunately we do not sponsor visa applications. We are only able to hire persons with a valid Sofi- or BSN number.

How can I Apply? Under each vacancy you can find the details of that position and details on how to apply. Applications & questions can be sent to the email address indicated in each vacancy.