Student exchange grant

This bursary is intended to support students (undergraduate, graduate, doctoral students) who are interested in spending four to six weeks at a partner institution for the purpose of an academic research internship. Twenty-five student exchange grants are available per year.

Award: 1,600 € for 4-6 weeks, 1,350 € awarded immediately, 250 € after final report submission


  • Confirmation of enrollment at the applicant’s home university
  • CV
  • Letter/statement from a supervisor at the home university supporting the internship
  • Letter/statement from a supervisor accepting the student at the host institute/ group
  • Short report (1-2 pages) following return to the home institution
How to apply?

We have kept the application process intentionally straightforward and simple. We do not use standardized application forms; applicants are asked to submit pdf documents, including your host’s invitation or a short description of the planned research work (see Grant requirements).

All application documents can be submitted though our online portal.