Scholarship for studying abroad

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven - Travel Grants for European students travelling to the South

General information on this scholarship

Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Travel Grants for European students travelling to the South
Eligible countries: 
Asia, Northern Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa, South America

General Description

KU Leuven offers a travel grant for European students travelling to Latin America, Asia and Africa as part of their study programme. The travel grant is for 1,000 euro.


You must be enrolled as a student in a Bachelor’s programme, a Master’s programme or an advanced Master’s programme at KU Leuven. You must be a citizen of one of the EU countries (including Liechtenstein, Norway, Iceland and Switzerland). Your assignment should be related to your studies and should earn you credits. Your trip must be to one of the the 54 eligible countries in Latin America, Asia and Africa.. Your stay must be for a minimum of 6 weeks. You must never have previously received a VLIR-UOS/IRO travel grant. You must not be in receipt of any other grant to finance your study abroad.

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply: