Erasmus+ scholarship for traineeship

Erasmus+ scholarship for traineeship

If you want to do an traineeship/internship/näringslivsförlagd kurs (NFK) at a company, organization or research and education centre in one of the 32 Erasmus+ countries, you can apply for an Erasmus+ traineeship grant. The grant should be a contribution to the expenses arising in connection with the traineeship period, such as travel and accommodation expenses. The traineeship period should be 2-12 months and you are expected to work full time.

In order to apply for the Erasmus+ scholarship for traineeships you first need to have your traineeship approved by the course coordinator/tutor/supervisor. That person must sign a printed version of the application (link to application can be found to the right). The signed application needs to be sent to . The incoming applications will be processed the 20th in each month. 

If the application is approved you need to fill in and sign a Grant Agreement and a Learning Agreement, which will be sent to you after the decision.

Please note that there is no deadline for applying for the scholarship and that the scholarship is distributed on a first come, first served basis.

If you need help finding an internship, you can look for example here:


Scholarship amounts


National level of grant (€/month) (30 days)

National level of grant (€/day)

Group 1. Programme Countries with higher living costs:

Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, Ireland, Italy, Lichtenstein, Norway, United Kingdom



Group 2. Programme Countries with lower living costs:

Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia , Czech Republic, Cyprus, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey, Former Yugoslav Republic of





Erasmus+ countries

You can do your internship in one of the EU/EEA countries (including outermost regions and overseas countries and territories), or in Macedonia or Turkey. You need to live in the host country during the internship period.

Please note that it’s not possible to get the scholarship for internship in Sweden.

Application information:

The application is closed. Information on the next application period will be available soon.

Application for Erasmus+ Scholarship for Traineeships:




The situation regarding Brexit is currently unclear and there are no guarantees that you can receive an Erasmus+ scholarship for traineeship in the UK.