AIA Internship



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AIA Internship in Brussels

Internship objectives and tasks entrusted to intern include

The intern will be requested to undertake tasks in connection with the ongoing projects of AIA. The intern's assignment may include:

  • Doing research for the preparation of conferences, presentations and publications
  • Writing articles for the AIA Newsletter and blog for Young Arbitrators in Belgium under supervision
  • Assisting with the organisation of trainings
  • Drafting promotional materials for seminars and conferences
  • Interns will have access to the AIA arbitration law library and are strongly encouraged to pursue their own research project

Required qualifications

  • A student or recent graduate with a background in international dispute resolution and/or public international law
  • Excellent spoken and written English
  • Fluency in French or Dutch will be considered as an asset

The upcoming internship positions are for two months. One internship per term will be allocated.

  • I. 5 February – 6 April 2018. Application deadline: 20 November 2017.
  • II.26 March – 25 May 2018. Application deadline: 2 January 2018.
  • III. 14 May – 13 July 2018. Application deadline: 16 February 2018.
  • IV. 2 July – 31 August 2018. Application deadline: 2 April 2018.
  • V. 20 August – 19 October 2018. Application deadline: 18 May 2018.
  • VI. 8 October – 7 December 2018. Application deadline: 6 July 2018.
  • VII. 26 November 2018 – 25 January 2019. Application deadline: 24 August 2018 .

How to apply?

Applications should be sent by email to

An application should include:

  • a short CV (two pages maximum)
  • a cover letter focusing on the experience relevant to the internship and indicating the desired term

If you do not receive any failure message, it means that your message was successfully sent.

You will be contacted only if you have been chosen for an interview.

Other information

The internship is not remunerated. Interns are responsible for securing adequate insurance coverage. Note: The AIA is also looking for an intern in the IT sector, please do contact us for further information.