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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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.

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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 […]

EU Studies Virtual Research Bridge

Dear Colleague,

We invite you to participate in the upcoming seminar of the EU Studies Virtual Research Bridge, hosted by Carleton University’s EU Centre of Excellence (Ottawa, Canada). The seminar will take place on Friday, November 28, 2014.

The purpose of the seminar is to link scholars and PhD students from EU Centres world wide in a discussion of current research work. A draft research paper […]

Spring University Prague 2015

“Spring University Prague 2015″, taking place at Charles University in Prague (Czech Republic) during April 2015 (April 12 – 23). Its topic is „Reconfiguring Europe: an Old Continent in a New Millennium”. This study programme is internationally acknowledged and recognized, successful participants will be given 8 ECTS credits. For detailed information please see our official homepage http://spring-university.fsv.cuni.cz