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Other International Opportunities

Research opportunities in Japan

This is an opportunity for young researchers to receive an orientation on Japanese culture and research systems, as well as conduct collaborative research activities. Applications are now open.

CRCC Asia 2020 Scholarships for inclusion

CRCC are excited to officially open their 2019 applications for five fully-funded inclusion scholarships for students from diverse backgrounds to undertake a program in Beijing or Ho Chi Minh City. The scholarships, which are part of CRCC Asia’s inclusion initiative, will support students with disabilities, women studying STEM subjects, students from foster/care leaver backgrounds, and students in the Jewish and Black (Minority Ethic) communities to complete a month-long internship. Applications are now open, the deadline to apply is 30 November 2019.

Erasmus in School

Click here for a portal where you can find English teaching internships at schools, language academies, kindergartens and summer camps in Spain and many other countries. 

Click here for all current vacancies. To apply, create a profile as language assistant here and contact all school´s recruiters.


SLV.Global is a mental health organisation providing the opportunity for individuals to travel abroad to gain experience and an education in global mental health.

Their programs and placements are currently running in various Asian and European countries.

This year they are celebrating their 10 year anniversary! Founded in 2010 by psychology graduates, they continue to develop opportunities that give valuable experience to those wishing to pursue a career in the mental health sector.

They are on the lookout for passionate, motivated individuals who have a keen interest in global mental health education who would like to broaden and exchange their skills and knowledge by working abroad. Take a look at their Instagram and website for more information about their opportunities.

Study a Master's in Europe Scholarship

This scholarship is available to international students from any country studying a Master’s degree abroad within Europe. is offering a €5000 scholarship to one ambitious international student starting a Master’s program at a European institute in the autumn of 2020 to help cover your tuition fees and get you one step closer to your next great adventure.

The application deadline is April 13, 2020. The winner of the €5,000 scholarship will be announced from June 1, 2020 and awarded in the autumn of 2020. Find more information about eligibility and start your application here.

Teach abroad as an English language assistant

Apply by 5 February for a six month or year-long placement.

Paid placements are available in 14 countries in Europe and Latin America, and in China. Find out more about where you can go.

An English language assistant placement can:

  • give you skills in communication, presenting, time management, organisation, teamwork, independent working, creative thinking and problem-solving
  • improve your fluency in another language
  • allow you to immerse yourself in another culture and increase your cultural awareness
  • strengthen your CV.


For most destinations, you must hold an EU passport, have completed at least two years of university by the time you start your placement, and be a native-level speaker of English.

Further eligibility criteria and application details

Funded two-month internships in China: applications for 2020 are now open

Generation UK internships are available in six cities across China, including the country’s financial hub, Shanghai, and the up-and-coming cultural centre of Chengdu. You can choose from over a dozen industry sectors, from fashion to finance, from law to technology, and many more.

If you're looking to gain professional experience in your chosen sector, why not consider interning in China? Start dates are available throughout the year, so you can carry out your placement in the months that suit you.

Funding covers internship placement fees, accommodation and comprehensive travel insurance, as well as your airport pick-up and dedicated support throughout the placement.

Full eligibility criteria can be found on their website.

Applications will close on 13 January 2020 (11:59pm UK time).

To learn more, or apply for the programme, please visit their website.