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EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA TO CANADA

Address: 150 Metcalfe Street, Suite 1600, Ottawa, Ontario, K2P 1P1, CANADA

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Tel. +1 613 567 54 58
Fax +1 613 567 53 15
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Internship

Created: 2014.08.21

Internship program

  • The program is designed for exceptional undergraduate and graduate students, preferably studying in Canada and/or Lithuania. Students are encouraged to apply for academic credits from their universities for the internship program with the Embassy of Lithuania.
  • Student applicants must be Lithuanian citizens and/or Canadian citizens with fluency in Lithuanian as well as English and/or French.
  • Interns must have good written communication, verbal and social skills, ability to work independently, serious interest in international affairs and undergo security clearance.
  • Embassy internships are unpaid. Travel and living expenses will not be compensated.
  • Interns serve for a minimum of 8 consecutive weeks and are expected to work a 39-hour week.
  • A Certificate of Internship Accomplishment will be issued by the Lithuanian Embassy in recognition of a successful internship. Every intern will be acknowledged on the Embassy web page.

Application requirements:

  • Resume (curriculum vitae) with 3x4 cm photo. Include name, date of birth, place of birth, passport number, study and work experience, contact information.
  • Proof of academic status and academic endorsement (signed and stamped by a lecturer or member of registrar’s staff). If graduated, attach copy of degree and academic transcript.
  • Security clearance form, with 3x4 cm photo.

    IMPORTANT:

    Security clearance can take up to 2 months.
  • Two letters of recommendation (academic/employer).
  • Due date for applications:
    • March 1 for the summer internship (June-August);
    • June 1 for the fall internship (September-December);
    • October 1 for the winter internship (January-March);
    • January 1 for the spring internship (April-May).
  • To apply, send the completed documents by mail to: Internship Program, Embassy of Lithuania, 150 Metcalfe Street, Suite 1600, Ottawa ON K2P 1P1 Canada.
  • Embassy contact: [email protected], tel. 1-613-567-5458, ext. 25

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