Found an amazing opportunity but can’t afford to take it? See if you are eligible for one of the options below:
Employability Development Fund (open to current students only)
Erasmus+ funding - for opportunities in Europe
Remember that all global opportunities on MyCareerCentral are paid or funded, so start your search there.
Have you found a paid opportunity but are not sure how far the money will go in your host country? Check what the minimum wage is in the country, so you know that you will be able to sustain yourself while you are there.
Travelbird Scholarship - This scheme has been created for students still attending university. The most successful applicant will win €3,000 to go towards their studies, work placement or travels. This is based on a creative project and the winner will also have the opportunity to complete a paid internship for 3 to 6 months at the Travelbird HQ in Amsterdam.
Other Funding Opportunities
|Worldwide||The Sir Philip Reckitt Educational Trust|
Churchill Grant funds British citizens and resident in the UK, to travel overseas to study areas of topical and personal interest, gain knowledge, and bring back best practice for their profession and community in the UK.
|Worldwide||World Nomads offer travel scholarships in photography, writing, film making, food and language|
|EU||Schwarzkopf Foundation InterRail Global Passport|
|EU||Student Finance England (SFE) Travel Grant|
|Germany||Schwarzkopf Foundation Travel Scholarships|
|USA||British Association for American Studies|
|Japan||Daiwa Foundation Small Grants|