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SNF Internships Program

Jan 03, 2023
A new cycle of the SNF Internship Program is about to begin and your seat at SNF is waiting for you.

One internship program. Unlimited possibilities.

As active citizens of the world, young people have the power to catalyze positive social change and guide society along a path of sustainable progress.

Many Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) grants focus on empowering young people—of all interests and backgrounds—and amplifying their voices.

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Internship Program invites young people to apply for a four-month internship in Athens twice per year, from April to July and from October to February.

The call for applications, for the 2023 Spring-Summer cycle (April 3 – July 31, 2023), will remain open through February 3, 2023.

If you aspire to be a part of

  • An international philanthropic foundation that values interns as an integral part of the organization
  • A diverse team that works with passion and persistence to help create a better world

Apply for the internship positions by following the directions below.

Internship Positions

We are happy to offer 53 paid internship positions:

Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF)

  • SNF Departmental Positions:

Communications Department: 2 Positions
Technical Department: 1 Position
Finance Department: 1 Position
Information Technology Department: 1 Position
Legal Department: 1 Position

  • SNF Programmatic Positions:

Health Initiative (HI): 3 Positions
SNF Dialogues: 1 Position

  • Related Nonprofits Organizations / Sister Philanthropies

iMEdD: 2 Positions
Regeneration & Progress: 4 Positions
Vamvakou Revival: 2 Positions
(This internship takes place in the village of Vamvakou village, in the prefecture of Laconia)
Field of Life: 1 Position

  • Major SNF grantees

Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC): 15 Positions
Greek National Opera (GNO): 15 Positions
National Library of Greece (NLG): 4 Positions

Get ready to be actively engaged, observe, learn, meet people, discuss, share ideas, and build toward your future! Choose the position that best suits your personality, interests, and future plans.


Applicants must submit their internship application online by completing the Application Form by February 3, 2023, at 10:00 a.m. EST.

If you have applied in the past and you haven’t been selected, you are welcome to apply again.

All travel and accommodation expenses as well as potential work permit and visa logistics are the responsibility of the intern.

All applicants will be notified by March 3, 2023.