The European Commission is looking for science students in particular but also engineering students for their paid traineeships for the fall of 2017! If your education has a profile in environment it is a plus, but it is by no means a demand. You do however have to have a bachelors degree to apply.
To promote this, The Swedish Council for Higher Education and EU Careers invites students to an info evening about EU traineeships in Uppsala on the 17th of January. There you can get instructions and feedback on how to write your application letter. The event is at Uplands nation 17.00 - 20.00 and coffee and sandwiches will be served. Register for the event no later than 15th of January by e-mailing petra.goransson [at] uhr.se.