The Skopje Office of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung regularly offers internships. They are foreseen as an opportunity for Macedonian and German students in the fields of political science, law, economy, sociology, but also others interested in the field of social democratic values are welcome to apply.

An important requirement for the internship is an excellent knowledge of the Macedonian and English languages. Knowledge of German or Albanian language is an advantage but not mandatory.


Usually the internship should last 8 – 12 weeks. In some cases, if necessary, another timeframe can be discussed.


The working tasks are not strictly established and are assigned in accordance to current workload in the office. The tasks generally apply to the following areas:

  • Preparation and organisation of conferences and visitor programmes,
  • participation in seminars and workshops,
  • research and writing of texts and reports,
  • assistance in daily office work.

Applicants are asked to supply the following information in English or German and
by e-mail to contact(at)

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Application with a letter of motivation and stating subject areas and activities of particular interest
  • Stating period of time and preferred dates for internship

In the time between July – August we cannot offer any internship.

Internship in Germany

If you are interested in an internship in one of the offices of Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Germany, please have a look at the Departments and contact the one that interests you directly.

Visit the FES websites of:

National departments
International departments

Please not that German Language knowledge is required for any internship in any of the offices in Germany.


Boul. 8-mi Septemvri 2/2-5
(TCC Grand Plaza),
Skopje 1000,
North Macedonia

+389 2 3093-181 / -182