When to apply for the OPCW Internship Program?
Enrollment is usually open in two seasons:
- Around March for internships starting anywhere between May and October and;
- Around September for internships starting anywhere between November and April.
How to apply for the OPCW Internship Program?
The internship application process is done via the OPCW E-recruitment System, where all openings are published, and comprises the following steps:
- Initial registration;
- Filling out the Personal History Profile (academic and professional background);
- Search for an opening in your field of interest;
- Filling out the application form (all applicants are required to fill in the cover letter);
- Submit the application.
What are the phases of the selection process for the OPCW Internship?
The selection process may vary depending on the department or office to which the intern is applying, but generally comprises the following steps:
- Creating a profile and preparing an application;
- Submitting the application;
- Evaluation of the application;
- Competency-based interview;
- Selection notifications.
How is the OPCW Internship interview?
After the application, OPCW may contact the potential candidates by phone, in order to confirm their information and eligibility to the internship.
OpenIGO offers the mock interview service to get you prepared for this important phase!
Having a mock interview with a professional who has extensive experience and knowledge of the UN Internships interview model will help you be better prepared for this phase, greatly increasing your chances of being selected for the desired vacancy. UN Internships mock interviews are held via Skype (preferably), WhatsApp, Facetime or Hangouts, conducted by an interview specialist and last around 60 minutes.
If you have arrived at this point in the selection process, you cannot afford to miss the opportunity for additional qualification. The value invested is nothing compared to the energy you have invested up until now, and with the benefits you will obtain when you are approved! Access:
UN Internships Mock Interview
What are the documents to submit for the OPCW Internship Program?
It is of fundamental importance that your documents are carefully reviewed. This is exactly what our award-winning team will do for you.
At OpenIGO, we have analyzed documents from dozens of candidates and know precisely what is required for your application to stand out from the thousands of others received by the OPCW team every year. It is important to highlight that this service is confidential and your files will be deleted from our systems when the service has been completed.
A review of your documents will be carried out in two stages:
- Proofreading – highly qualified native English proofreaders will check your writing, formatting, correct errors and suggest improvements;
- Technical review – a team formed of PhD professors with vast experience at intergovernmental organizations will carry out a technical review of the documents that you submit to the OPCW internship, offering feedback for improvement. The fit of your documents with the OPCW policies and strategies will be evaluated. However, we also highlight that our team will not write or prepare any documents for you. Our aim is to enhance your application. The merit of passing the selection process is all yours.
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UN Internships Application Review
What is the evaluation criteria of the OPCW Internship Program?
You will be evaluated regarding your previous experience, skills and competencies, and educational background.
OPCW highly encourages the application of qualified women, as a way to reduce gender inequality.