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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EUVP 2016 Call for Candidate Nominations – Competition Launch November 2014

Dear EUCE’s,

We wish to draw your attention to the European Union Visitors Program (EUVP) and ask your assistance in identifying possible young American leaders whom you would consider suitable nominees for the Year 2016 EUVP.

This EUVP offers a one week long program to learn more about the EU in Brussels and the EU institutions, tailor-made to the requests and interests of each participant.

We would […]

US Teaching Assistantship Program in Austria

Application deadline: January 15, 2015

Since 1962, the US Teaching Assistantship Program in Austria has provided US college and university graduates with opportunities to work at secondary schools throughout Austria as teaching assistants.

We would ask you to please inform your students about this great opportunity! You can find more information about the program, including how to apply, on our new website http://www.usta-austria.at/ Only online applications […]

Fulbright: Teaching/Research Award in European Union Studies

Application Deadline: January 15, 2015

An exciting new Fulbright award for post-doctoral scholars: a Postdoctoral-Junior Teaching and Research Award in European Union Studies. The selected candidate will spend nine months at the European University Institute in Florence, focusing on developing professional skills such as teaching, academic writing and publishing, and job market presentation within the field of EU studies. My organization, the Council for International Exchange of Scholars, […]

The Mellon-CES Pre-Dissertation Research Fellowship and Dissertation Completion Fellowship

The Pre-Dissertation Research Fellowship includes a $4,000 stipend, the opportunity to publish in Perspectives on Europe, a semi-annual journal of the Council for European Studies, and other professional development activities. CES Pre-Dissertation Fellowships fund two months’ travel to Europe to conduct the exploratory phase of a projected dissertation project in the social sciences or humanities which will require a subsequent stay in Europe.

For more […]

European Union Centre of Excellence Postdoctoral Fellowship 2015-2016

Application Deadline: January 5, 2014

The EUCE invites scholars from universities or research institutes in the European Union to apply for the EUCE post-doctoral fellowship taking place at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada, from July 2015 to June 2016. The fellowship is open to scholars whose research is related to an aspect of EU policy, particularly to one of the five themes of […]