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Prince Albert Fund 2018 for young Belgian/EU professionals

 Application Deadline: January 16th 2018

The Prince Albert Fund is a leading non-profit organization dedicated to helping young talented Belgian professionals acquire experience in conducting international projects. In the last 33 years we have selected over 420 candidates for a work position in another country, enabling them to develop skills and gain invaluable experience.

This placement process has also given 175 Belgian companies a highly effective HR solution, providing Grant candidates with the motivation and talent they need to help manage their business development abroad at very reasonable cost.

Every year we offer about 20 selected young high potentials under 30 a grant of € 25,000 to manage a 12-month business project outside Europe for a Belgian company.

Requirements:

  • The Prince Albert Fund look for talented highly motivated young professionals who need to fulfill the following criteria to apply.
  • The candidate who can apply:
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•Is Belgian or is a EU citizen with a clear link with Belgium
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•Holds a master’s degree and has a strong interest for working in a business environment
  • •Is fluent in English. Any additional language skills beyond the mother tongue is a plus 
•Has at least 2 to 3 years of professional experience (« real » profesional experience, we value that you scooped ice-cream in the summer but this does not count, internships need to be of minumim 3 months to count)
  • •Is 30 years old or younger (at the date of the Jury)
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•Is mature, motivated and eager to learn and to discover new cultures
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•Is open-minded and has an entrepreneurial mindset

How it works

    • Applicants go through an in-depth selection process to ensure their quality as candidates.
    • Once selected for a Grant, they receive personal training before deciding on their international management project, company and country.
    • They then contact companies based on their career objectives to find out about their possibilities. We help them further in the process and match-making and monitor their progress during the year to make sure they succeed in their projects and deliver real added-value to the companies.

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Prince Albert Fund 2018 

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