Erasmus+, a program of the European Commission's Education, Audiovisual, and Culture Executive Agency, offers funding for graduate study and volunteer opportunities throughout Europe in a wide range of fields. International students, U.S. students, and alumni are eligible to apply.


Eligibility requirements vary, though you must have at least a Bachelor's degree before the program would begin.

Link to Official Website

When to Apply

Fall of senior year or years following graduation.

Next Steps

  1. Review the official Erasmus+ website.
  2. Review the available Master's and volunteer programs available for funding through Erasmus+. 
  3. Visit the European Commission's Study in Europe site for more information about funding study in Europe.
  4. Note that deadlines for opportunities vary, though applications typically open in August and are due between October and January.
  5. Contact us with questions.

Calendar of Deadlines and Events

Key Dates
  • August: Lists of Master's and PhD opportunities updated. (Volunteer programs are updated regularly.)
  • October-January: Application deadlines