Eligibility requirements for IOM Internship 

  • Must, at the time of application, a) be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum Bachelor’s level or equivalent); or b) be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher); or c) have graduated with a university degree and, if selected, must commence the internship within one year of graduation.
  • Must be between 20 and 36 years of age. 
  • Should have a working knowledge (both oral and written) of at least one of IOM’s official languages (English, French or Spanish).
  • Internship duration will be for up to 3 months
  • For internship applications, please send your CV and Personal History Form (both pages) in English to IOMPolandHR@iom.int, and include the profession name (1-8) and Internship in the subject of your e-mail.

Duty station: 

Multiple locations – especially Rzeszów, and outreach work in Polish-Ukrainian Border Crossing Points; Warsaw

Type of appointment:

General Service/Special Short-Term/Internship

Type of engagement:



Depending on the type of engagement


  1. Community support and interpretation to Ukrainian and Russian languages (people of first contact)
  2. Protection workers (psychosocial/legal)
  3. Administrative support
  4. Procurement and logistics
  5. Information Management / Enumerators 
  6. HR professionals
  7. IT professionals
  8. Finance professionals

Language skills for all positions:

Polish - fluent
English - good knowledge/fluent;
Ukrainian OR Russian - fluent