Who is eligible to participate? Those eligible to participate are government officials (local and state), journalists, trade unionists, educators, officials of non-profit, non-governmental organisations and other professionals in their mid-twenties to mid-forties with career-related interests in the European Union. The EUVP is not open to students. Participants are required to have completed their university education or equivalent training and to have been employed for several years in their chosen career/field. EUVP participants should be fluent in at least one of the EU languages. Basic knowledge of the EU Institutions and their functioning is welcomed
How are participants selected?
EUVP participants are selected by a committee chaired jointly by officials of the European Parliament and of the European Commission. A limited number (5-6 people) are selected from Ukraine each year.
When would the Program take place?
If your application is successful, you will be informed during the second half of 2011. Travel will then take place in 2012 (the precise date is selected by the participant from the offered list).
What is the application process?
The EU Delegation in Ukraine is responsible for the initial screening of applications from Ukraine.
The Applications should be made in the form of a letter addressed to:
Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine
10, Kruglouniversytetska Str.
Or e-mailed to email@example.com