SDG Traineeship - Applications are open!

The SDG Traineeship offers students, young professionals and organisations the opportunity to (further) develop themselves in the field of sustainable business and entrepreneurship. This initiative by SDG House and TheRockGroup helps accelerate the integration of the SDGs in the public and private sector! Teams of five SDG Trainees work together for 15 weeks on a real SDG-related project designed by their assigned client. The sixth edition of the SDG Traineeship starts on September 4, 2023. Clients can register until June 30, SDG Trainees until July 30!

Become an SDG Trainee!

Are you eager to fight current global challenges?

Would you like to contribute to a more sustainable future, but you don’t know how?

Do you also want to build a future-proof career?

Then the SDG Traineeship is the perfect opportunity for you!

Are you...

  • Dutch or English speaking?
  • Between the ages of 18 and 27?
  • An HBO/WO student or recent graduate?
  • Interested in sustainability and diversity?
  • Motivated to prepare the business world for the future?

Do you want to...

  • Make an impact in the field of the SDGs in a multidisciplinary team?
  • Be working on real socially relevant assignments in the business world?
  • Build a network in the sustainable and social domain?

Become a Client

Is your organisation committed to a new economy based on sustainability and inclusiveness?

Are you working on implementing the SDGs, but things aren’t moving fast enough?

Or do you want to give young people a chance to develop in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship?

Then become a client for the SDG Traineeship!

This is possible for every type of organisation (private, social and public).

What's in it for you?

  • An opportunity to accelerate the implementation of the SDGs within your organisation.
  • Your organisation designs the project and goals themselves.
  • Guidance and supervision are provided by our sustainability consultants.
  • A multidisciplinary team with young talent thinks along about how your organization can integrate a social and sustainable contribution into a policy strategy or business model.


About the SDG Traineehsip

The SGD Traineeship is a collaboration of SDG House and TheRockGroup, both located in the monumental building of KIT Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam. The SDG Traineeship is part of the social service action program (MDT) – introduced by the cabinet.

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