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Aperçu des différentes opportunités en Europe -List of funding programmes

Many international organisations  and of course the European Union offer various funding opportunities for young people and those who work with them.

Below you can find  a list of a remarquable number of grants, programmes, traineeships, awards, prizes and  courses.
Start your search for the opportunity that matches best what you are looking for.
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A Sea of Words – International Short Stories Contest

Adobe Youth Voices Awards

AEGEE Summer University

AFS Intercultural Programmes

AIESEC International Traineeship Exchange Programme

Ambassadorial Scholarships programme

ASEF Youth Programmes

BEST courses for students of technology

Bogliasco Fellowships Programme

Challenge Future Competition: Youth “Skill up!”

CIPE Global Editorial Cartoon Competition

danceWEB – European Scholarship Programme for Contemporary Dance

DepicT! 2014 – Can you do it in 90 seconds

DG Interpretation bursaries

Discover e-volunteering Competition

ECF Mobility Programmes-STEP beyond

Erasmus for young entrepreneurs

Erasmus+ Jean Monnet Support to associations

Erasmus+Key Action1-Large-scale European Voluntary Service

Erasmus+Key Action1-Mobility project for higher education students
1) Study abroad
2) Traineeships abroad

Erasmus+ Key Acton 1-Student mobility

Erasmus+Key Action1-Mobility Project for Vocational Education

Erasmus+Key Action1-Mobility project for young people-European Voluntary Service

Erasmus+Key Action1-Mobility project for young people-Youth Exchanges

Erasmus+Key Action1-Mobility project for Youth workers

Erasmus+Key Action2-Capacity Building in the field of youth

Erasmus+Sport: Not-for-profit European sport events

EU Aid Volunteers initiative: Technical Assistance and Capacity Building

EU-Japan Training programmes

Euromed Youth programme


Europe for Citizens Programme (2014-2020) – operating grants 2014-2017

Europe in Harmony – EESC annual video challenge

European Charlemagne Youth Prize

European Health Insurance Card Storyboard Competition

European Human Rights Moot Court Competition

European Researchers’ Night

European Space Camp

European Union Contest for Young Scientists

European Union Visitors Programme

European Youth Award

European Youth Foundation – Grants for international youth activities

European Youth Parliament

Europemobility Video Contest


Fulbright – Schuman Programme

Future Leaders Programme

Global intern

Global Junior Challenge Award

GoEuro Scholarship Programme

Google Europe Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

Heinrich Böll Foundation grants scholarships (for study in Germany)

IAESTE Exchange programme

iChange video competition

InnoApps EU-China Hackathon Challenge

Innovact Awards

International Essay Contest for Young People

International Radio Playwriting Competition

International Schools Essay Competition and Debate

International Youth Foundation (IFY)

Internship programme at the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Internship Programme at the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

Internships at Amnesty International

Internships at the European Council on Refugees and Exiles

Internships at UNESCO

JM Jazz World Orchestra

Juvenes Translatores – translation contest for schools

Kodak Student Scholarship Programme

Kodu Kup Europe Competition

Marco Biagi Awards for young scholars

Master Student Loan Guarantee within Erasmus+

Model European Union 2015

NATO Internship Programme

OECD Young Professional Programme 2015

OSCE Parliamentary Assembly International Secretariat Research Fellowship

Pestalozzi, Training programme for Education Professionals (teachers and teacher trainers)

Plural + Youth Video Festival 2014

Roberto Cimetta Fund
– individual travel grants promote the mobility of professionals in the cultural sector

Salto – Youth Training Courses

Seed Funding for Africa-Europe Youth Co-operation

STEP Student Trainee Exchange Programme

StudyPortals Scholarship

The James Dyson Award 2015

UNAOC – Education First Summer School

UNESCO-Aschberg Bursaries for Artists Programme

UNESCO/Keizo Obuchi research fellowships

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations Fellowship programme

Vulcanus in Japan

World Summit Youth Award

Young Audiences Music Awards (YAMA)

Young European of the Year Award – Travel Fellowships & InterRail-Global-Passes

Youth For Understanding (YFU) – International Exchange

YouthActionNet Laureate Global Fellowship Programme


Other useful information

Young Europeans interactive tool
New tool  designed for young people aged 16-19. It consists of quiz-like questions about life of young Europeans on four different themes: family, work, free time, studies and internet.