Looking for more opportunities to deepen your area knowledge on contemporary Europe? External opportunities to present your research on Europe, travel or study in Europe, funding, fellowships, job opportunities and more ways for students and early-career professionals to expand their expertise are listed below. Feel free to browse or search by tags to find opportunities that interest you. 

European-focused students and researchers should also be aware of the following resources:

Euraxessa networking tool for European and non-European researchers based in North America wishing to pursue a short or longer research stay in Europe. It provides information about research in Europe, European research policy, free job/fellowship publishing, opportunities for research funding, for international collaboration and for trans-national mobility.

Internships at the EU for non-EU nationals: Several European Union institutions offer internship opportunities for American and other non-EU students

European Commission | European Parliament | European Central Bank | European Economic and Social Committee | European Investment Bank 

Horizon 2020: Grant opportunities from the European Commission geared towards bringing scientists and researchers into the EU

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Post-Doc Teaching Award: European Union Institute in Florence

This year the European Union is offering an award at the European University Institute in Florence to teach and research EU studies particularly in the disciplines of Area Studies, Economics, History (non-U.S.), Law, Political Science, and Sociology. This is a Postdoctoral award that is only open to early career scholars; graduating PhD students and postdocs are highly encouraged to apply. Please view the catalog […]

Vocational Training Working Group–D.C.

The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) at Johns Hopkins has been working on bringing together a number of different actors concerned with workforce development in the U.S. to encourage sharing of ideas, learning lessons from different countries, seeing what challenges lay ahead, and where further cooperation is needed to encourage public-private partnerships towards promoting specialized skills training opportunities.

We are now putting together […]

Opportunity at the EP Liaison Office in D.C.

Complement your studies in International & Global Affairs with a genuinely international internship—DEADLINE JUNE 18, 2014

 The European Parliament invites college graduates (US citizens only) to apply for a full-time internship in its Washington, DC office from mid-September to mid-December 2014, with the possibility of a two-month extension in Brussels and Strasbourg. Candidates do not have to be currently enrolled in school to be considered for […]

EURAC Federal Scholar in Residence

Application deadline: July 1, 2014

Are you interested in a three week research stay at an interdisciplinary research centre in the heart of the Alps?
If your answer is yes, we warmly invite you to apply at the
EURAC-Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism
within 01 July 2014 at www.eurac.edu/federalscholar



The Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism of the European Academy of Bolzano/Bozen (EURAC) in South […]

Central Eurasian Studies Summer Institute

Application Deadline: April 21, 2014
The Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia (CREECA) and the Department of Languages and Cultures of Asia at the University of Wisconsin-Madison are pleased to announce the fourth annual Central Eurasian Studies Summer Institute, CESSI, to be held at UW-Madison from June 16-August 8, 2014. Information and application materials are available on the
CESSI Web site: creeca.wisc.edu/cessi/.

For additional information about CESSI 2014, please […]