External Funding, Research, and Job Opportunities

//External Funding, Research, and Job Opportunities

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. 

External Opportunities



A 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, international collaboration and transnational mobility.


Internships at the EU
European Commission
European Parliament
European Central Bank
European Economic and Social Committee
European Investment Bank 

Several European Union institutions offer internship opportunities for American and other non-EU students.


Horizon 2020

Grant opportunities from the European Commission geared towards bringing scientists and researchers into the EU.

Other External Opportunities:

CES receives many calls for papers, grant applications and other announcements from other universities, institutions and organizations. We post all such offers here so students and scholars in our community can be made aware of all the different opportunities available to them.

Rotary Peace Fellowships

Are you looking to make a significant impact on the world by promoting tolerance and cooperation? Rotary selects some of the world’s most dedicated and [...]

Center for Global Initiatives – Fullbright U.S. Student Program

Applications to the 2016 – 17 Fulbright U.S. Student Program will be accepted through Monday, September 21, 2015 from current UNC students and alumni applying [...]

Council for European Studies – 22nd Int’l Conference of Europeanists

Hurry and Register now for your spot at the 22nd Int'l Conference of Europeanists!

Please note, all conference participants must register by May 11, 2015, or they [...]

UNC Center for Global Initiatives – Register to GO!

GO! Global Orientation on Culture + Ethics

April 18, 2015, 10 – 3 p.m. | FedEx Global Education Center

Register now for a free conference to help [...]

U.S. Department of Education – IU Institute for Curriculum and Campus Internationalization 2015

Dear Colleagues,

There is still time to register for Indiana University's 5th annual Institute for Curriculum and Campus Internationalization that will take place in Bloomington, Indiana [...]

U.S. Department of Education -Deadline for the Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Grant Competition

Apply Now to our Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Grant Competition!
Did you know that the U.S. Department of Education provides grants to support doctoral dissertation research [...]

Study in Salzburg!

Summer Program
Jul 6-Aug 8, 2015

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March 4, 2015

Dear Colleagues,

What makes the Salzburg Institute Summer Program unique is [...]

Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad (SA) Program

FY 2015 Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad (SA) Program



CFDA Number: 84.018A

The SA Program supports short-term study and travel abroad for U.S. educators for the purpose of [...]

U.S. Department of Education — Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad!

Announcing Fellowship Opportunities for

Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad!

The Fiscal Year 2015 competition for the Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Program (DDRA) was announced in the Federal [...]

IAI Occasional Papers

1.Promoting Stability in Africa: Fostering Cooperation between Public and Private Sectors, by F.Buratti and L.Vai

Report of the international conference held in December 2014 within the [...]