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Funding Opportunities for Undergraduate Research in Europe

UNDERGRADUATE

American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) - Undergraduate Scholarships for tuition assistance to needy and deserving college students who are studying in the field of engineering in ABET accredited programs in several countries, among which European countries such as Spain, Germany, Turkey. Region: European Wide. Deadline varies.

Link: http://www.asce.org/

 

Bayer Science & Education Foundation - Otto Bayer Scholarships funds students in the main study stage from selected natural and engineering sciences. Study projects, internships, summer courses, postgraduate or complementary courses as well as dissertations and doctoral studies are eligible for support. Country: Germany.

Link: http://www.bayer-foundations.com/en/bayer-scholarships.aspx

 

Cambridge Overseas Trust - Offers scholarships to undergraduate students who wish to study abroad in the fields of Science, Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. Country: European Wide. Deadline varies.

Link: http://www.cambridgetrust.org/scholarships/

 

Cornell Financial Aid - Supports Cornell undergraduate students US or Non-US citizens and is committed to providing access to a quality higher education and distributing our aid programs as equitably as possible. Region: European wide. Deadline: April 25 annually (late applications are considered on a case-by-case basis).

Link: http://www.finaid.cornell.edu/apply-for-aid

 

DAAD – German Studies Research Grant - Funds research visits to universities or non-universities institutes, archives and research institutes in Germany. Deadline:  Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

Link: https://www.daad.org/germanstudies

 

DAAD Practical Traineeships for Foreign Students of Natural and Technical Sciences, Agriculture and Forestry (IAESTE) - Supports Internships in commercial enterprises, research and higher education institutes. Countries: Germany, Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Montenegro, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Serbia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom. Deadline: depends on country.

Link: http://www.iaeste.org/ 

 

DAAD Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE) - Supports short-term research internships at German Universities and research institutions. Country: Germany.

Link: https://www.daad.de/rise/en/

 

DAAD Undergraduate Scholarships - Funds a guest study program, exchange, internship & research. Country: Germany.

Link: https://www.daad.org/undergrad 

 

DAAD University Summer Courses - Offered in Germany for Foreign Students and Graduates funds attendance of language and area studies courses as well as special language / terminology courses that are offered by state or state-recognized German universities and by affiliated language schools. Country: Germany.

Link: https://www.daad.de/deutschland/en/

 

Evangelisches Studienwerk- Scholarship for Students - Open to students from all disciplines and concentrations wishing to study at universities of applied sciences or universities in Germany. The sponsorship includes close and individual mentoring, a vast range of seminars and the opportunity for student participation at all levels. Country: Germany.

Link: http://www.evstudienwerk.de/english.html

 

Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) Program - Places recent college graduates and young professionals as English teaching assistants in primary and secondary schools or universities overseas. Region: European wide (except Belarus and Lichtenstein). Deadline depends on country.

Link: http://exchanges.state.gov/us/program/fulbright-english-teaching-assistant-program

 

Fulbright U.S. Student Travel Grants - Designed to supplement an award from any source that does not provide for international travel or to supplement a student's own funds for study/research. Countries: Germany, Italy, and Hungary.

Link: http://us.fulbrightonline.org/about/types-of-grants/study-research

 

Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) - Offers several scholarships to undergraduate students whose grades are above average and intend on pursuing a career in applied geophysics or a closely related field. Region: European wide. Deadline varies.

Link: http://www.seg.org/web/foundation/programs/scholarship

 

Sons of Norway Foundation - Offers several scholarships to Norwegian undergraduate students to promote cultural exchanges between Norway and the United States. Country: Norway.

Link: http://www.sofn.com/foundation/showPage.jsp?document=foundation_scholarships.html

 

Study Portals Scholarship - Awards a 1000euro scholarship to help cover study abroad ambitions and is also a great tool to search for funding opportunities. Region: European wide. Deadline: on a rolling basis (awards announced every three months).

Link: http://www.studyportals.eu/scholarship/ 

 

The US-UK Fulbright Commission Summer Institutes for US Citizens - Offers them a special opportunity to travel to the UK on a three, four, five or six week academic and cultural summer program. Country: United Kingdom.

Link: http://www.fulbright.org.uk/fulbright-awards/exchanges-to-the-uk/undergraduates