Europe and Central Asia

The Harvard Summer School offers multiple summer study abroad programs in the region every year. Please refer to the HSS website for a full listing. You can view a list of pre-approved non-Harvard summer study abroad programs at the OIE website. Funding for both sets of programs is available through the Office of Career Services


  • CES Internships Abroad: Provides stipend support in varying amounts for both pre-negotiated positions and self-negotiated positions
  • Stanley H. Hoffmann Undergraduate Travel and Research Fund: Supports senior theses, research or research-related travel, internships, service activities, or study in Europe for students concentrating in the social sciences and humanities (social studies, government, history, literature, or French studies preferred
  • Krupp Foundation Fellowships at CES: Summer research travel grants of $5,000 for senior thesis writers to explore topics on political, historical, economic, social, cultural, and intellectual trends in modern or contemporary Europe


WCFIA Participatory Research Internships in France: Provides airfare, room and board, internal transportation, and research expenses for students seeking field experience in community development and health and human rights working with the Roma population in France



Patterson Traveling Fellowship to Italy: $2000 to fund summer or holiday travel to Italy. Students with no experience traveling to Italy are encouraged to apply.

Russia, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia


IOP Director's Internship, World Health Organization: $4000 stipend to support internship at the WHO in Geneva

United Kingdom