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Go abroad this summer – funding available

Funding is available for undergraduate students who would like to take part in a go abroad event this summer.

These opportunities are available through our membership of Universitas 21, an international network of 25 research-intensive universities located throughout the world.

You could receive up to £1,500 to attend an event, dependant on travel, accommodation and any other associated costs.

The three events are:

  • U21 Summer School (Shanghai – Traditional Chinese Medicine and its Culture)
  • U21 Social Entrepreneur Corps (Ecuador – International Development)
  • U21 Undergraduate Research Conference (Monterrey, Mexico - A Global Perspective on Ageing Societies)

Further information including an application form is available at

All deadlines close in March 2016.