You can no longer apply for a bursary for the academic year 2021-2022. A new call for applications, for the academic year 2022-2023, will be published in May/June 2022.

Bursaries (subject to change)

The financial contribution proposed for master/postgraduate studies in conference interpreting consists of one single payment and will amount to the equivalent of the enrolment fee (tuition fee and/or administration fee) paid for the academic year 2021-2022, with a ceiling amount of € 3,000.

DownloadPDF - 526.5 KB


Deadline for applications (subject to change)

The deadline for the submission of applications is Tuesday 14 September 2021, 23:59 at the latest (Brussels time).


Eligibility requirements (subject to change)

You may be eligible for a bursary if you:

  • are enrolled in a master's/postgraduate degree in conference interpreting or intend to enrol in one (for courses that last more than one year, you will need to be enrolled in your last year)
  • and are a national of an EU Member State or of one of the candidate countries (Albania, the Republic of North Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia or Turkey)
  • and need to pay / have paid an enrolment fee for your course (tuition fee and/or administration fee)

and if you meet one of the following requirements:

a) you are registered in the course with one of the following active languages ('A' language): Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Irish, Italian, Maltese, Portuguese, Slovak or Slovene 


b) you are registered in the course with a retour into English, French or German from one of the following active languages: Estonian, Finnish, Hungarian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Polish, Romanian, Spanish or Swedish

In any case, your passive languages and/or retour language will need to be in line with the preferential profiles as published in the call for applications.