For students enrolled in any Master’s degree (including Laurea Magistrale) or 4-year Bachelor's degree at one of VIU member universities who intend pursuing research for their thesis in themes related to the Globalization Program.
Participation includes attendance of a semester of the Globalization Program attend the semester of courses at VIU followed by a research internship supported by a scholarship.
The research mobilities are for two to four months and start and end dates are fixed in collaboration with the host organization and depending on the projects which the students will pursue, and are usually completed by the end of December in the academic year following the courses at VIU (February-December 2023 for 1st semester 2022 students and September-December 2023 for 2nd semester 2023 students).
Students interested in applying for the Worldwide Mobility for Research Internships must complete at least two courses at VIU, during the same semester. VIU will also accept applications from students who have already completed at least two courses in the previous semester (2nd semester 2021-22 for applications in 1st semester 2022-23).
Deadline for Applications: February 24, 2023, 3pm CET
Info session: February 8, 2023 1pm (via zoom - the registration of the event is available in the GP news section at this link)
Applicants must be pre-registered for the Globalization Program in order to apply. How to Pre-register
The application form is available on the student's personal page during the application period.
Host organizations worldwide include:
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, USA
- Fine Arts department
- Lynch School of Education
- Carroll School of Management
Duke University, USA
- Duke Global Value Chains Center
- Art, Art History and Visual Studies
- Nicholas School of the Environment
- Sanford School of Public Policy
European University of Saint Petersburg, Russia
KU Leuven, Belgium
Ludwig Maximilians Universitaet, Munich, Germany (Rachel Carson Center for Environment and Society)
Tel Aviv University, Israel
Tsinghua University, Beijing China
- School of the Environment
University of Bordeaux, France
University of Exeter, United Kingdom
University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Waseda University, Japan
- any graduate school