Financing for Traineeships

Financing for Research Internship at a University


STREAM internship

The Student Research Mobility Programme (STREAM) offers students of the University of Zurich the possibility to apply for specific research internships at several top-ranked universities in Europe. There are no student program fees. Students have to cover their maintenance costs by themselves, though.

further information on STREAM and advertised internships
 

SEMP Funding

The Swiss-European Mobility Programme (SEMP) offers financial support for all traineeships within Europe (STREAM or self-organized).

further information on SEMP 
 

Funding Instruments Iran

Undergraduate and master students of the University of Zurich who wish to complete an internship or language course at an Iranian institution of higher education can apply for a scholarship granted by the cooperation between UZH and Iranian institutions. A maximum of CHF 1'200 per month and person can be applied for.

The cooperation also grants scholarships for doctoral candidates and postdocs at UZH who wish to complete a study a research stay or traineeship at an Iranian institution of higher education. Thereby, a maximum of CHF 1'600 per month and person can be applied for.

The next closing date for applications concerning the academic year 2018/19 is March 16, 2018.

Further information on the scholarships and the related requirements can be found here.
 

Funding Instruments Africa

Doctoral students and students at the University of Zurich can apply for financial aid for research stays or to perform practical trainings at universities or research institutes in Africa. Applications for funding may be submitted at any time during the year.

Further information on the application process can be found here.

Financing for Traineeship in an Enterprise

The Swiss-European Mobility Programme (SEMP) offers financial support for all traineeships within Europe (STREAM or self-organized).

further information on SEMP