Global Opportunities Travel Bursary

Students participating in an independently arranged overseas experience relevant to their studies or future career development can apply for a travel bursary worth £500.Building in China with tourists

Eligible overseas activities may include (but are not limited to):

  • Internships or work experience
  • Overseas volunteering
  • Field trips
  • Conducting research
  • Academic summer schools or language courses

Erasmus+, Study Abroad and Partner Summer Schools are not eligible schemes, as these programmes have alternative forms of financial support.

The travel bursaries are open to all students, however you must be returning to Sheffield to complete your studies following the summer schools (i.e. you cannot apply in your final year).

Awards will be made in two rounds:

  • 1st Round: Application deadline 1st December
  • 2nd Round: Application deadline 17th February

Successful students will be notified by email, with details of the criteria for the award to be paid.

Now accepting applications for summer 2020!

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