ERASMUS plus Studentships
Each year the European Commission provides a limited number of grants (ERASMUS+ studentships) for selected students.
ERASMUS+ studentships for EMMC-ChIR total from 35000€ to 49 000€, depending on the student’s country of origin.
The studentship covers:
- The participation costs for the whole EMMC-ChIR course (including tuition fees for all the universities of the consortium)
- Travel and installation costs, depending on the country of origin of the student:
- - resident of a Programme Country: 2000€
- - resident of a Partner Country located less than 4000 km away from Portugal: 5000€
- - resident of a Partner Country located 4000 km or more away from Portugal: 7000€
- A monthly allowance of 1000€ /month, for 24 months (only for months with mobility outside the student’s country of residence)
There are two types of studentships depending on students’ nationality: “Programme Countries” and “Partner Countries”:
Erasmus+ « Programme countries » :
Member States of the European Union (EU):
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
Non EU Programme Countries:
former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Turkey
Erasmus+ « Partner countries » :
All the other countries of the world.
Specific « geographical windows » scholarships for applicants of specific countries are also open, funded by different instruments:
1) Funded by Development Cooperation Instruments (DCI):
Asia (Region 6):
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, DPR Korea, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam
Central Asia (Region /): Kazakstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Latin America (Region 8): Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela.
For Latin America at least 25% of the students must come from Lower Middle Income Countries (Bolivia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Paraguay), a maximum of 35 % of students from Brazil and Mexico together, and 40% should come from the following countries (Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Ecuador, Panama, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela)
Middle East (Region 9): Iran, Iraq, Yemen
South Africa (Region 10)
2) Funded by the European Neighbourhood Instrument (ENI):
ENI – South (Region 3): Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Syria and Tunisia
ENI – East (Region 2): Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Territory of Ukraine as recognised by international law
3) Funded by the Partnership Instrument (PI):
Gulf countries (Region 12): Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates
4) Funded by the European Development Fund (EDF):
African Caribbean, Pacific (Region 11): Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo, Congo – Democratic Republic of the, Cook Islands, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kenya, Kiribati, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Micronesia- Federated States of, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Saint Kitts And Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent And The Grenadines, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Timor Leste - Democratic Republic of, Tanzania, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia, Zimbabwe.