Erasmus+ scholarship for traineeship

Erasmus+ scholarship for traineeship

Students who will carry out a traineeship/internship/industrial placement at a company, organization or research and education centre in one of the 33 Erasmus+ countries 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 traineeship you first need to have your traineeship approved by the course coordinator/tutor/supervisor at your JU school. In order for the application to be finalized and valid, this person must sign a printed version of the application (link to application can be found to the right). The signed application must then be sent to Please note that your application will not be processed by the International Office until you have submitted the signed application form.  

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.

We currently apply a "first come first served" approach. Please note that it is not possible to apply for the Erasmus+ scholarship for traineeships in Sweden.

If you need help to find a traineeship opportunity, please see the website below:

Scholarship amounts

(rates applicable for traineeships with start date after 19 August 2019)

Receiving country

National level of grant (€/month)

(30 days)

Group 1 Programme countries with higher living costs: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, Liechtenstein, Norway


Group 2 and 3 Programme countries with medium and lower living costs:

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, France, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, North Macedonia, Serbia, Turkey


 Erasmus+ countries

You can carry out your traineeship in one of the 33 countries in the Erasmus+ Programme.

You need to live in the host country during the traineeship period.

Application information:

The application is open!

Apply here!external link, opens in new window

We process incoming applications once a month. You will therefore receive a decision on your application to your JU-email address within 2-4 weeks after your submission of the signed application form to: 

More detailed information on the application process can be found in the online application.

You should submit your application a minimum of 1 month before the start date of the traineeship.

Scholarships are granted as long as funding is available.


Learning AgreementWord

Erasmus+ codesPDF




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

Follow the latest news at the website of The Swedish Council for Higher Education (Universitets- och högskolerådet, UHR): link, opens in new window