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,  Sweden, 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.

Application for Erasmus+ Scholarship for Traineeships:


Dear Students

Due to the high number of applications the for academic year 2018/2019 the scholarship application is now closed.

If more scholarships can be offered the application will open again 15th of September 2018.