Apply for a KILROY Foundation grant for studies, internship, volunteer work or meaningful travelling abroad!

KILROY Foundation grant

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Are you planning on studying abroad? Maybe an exchange year, an internship abroad or volunteer work? Whatever the case, be sure to apply for a KILROY Foundation grant for your adventure abroad! KILROY Foundation hands out 5 grants each spring and autumn to young people going abroad, who want to develop themselves, go off the beaten track, gain international experience and have a positive impact on local communities. Check out the stories of previous grant recipients and apply for a KILROY Foundation grant!  

How to apply?

  • Step 1: Qualification Form – this is a pre-screening where you are asked to spend 10 to 15 minutes answering some simple questions about you and your planned experience abroad. Based on your answers, the KILROY Foundation will identify the most qualified candidates to proceed to Step 2 of the application process
  • Step 2: Application – the selected candidates will receive an email with link to the Application Form where we ask you to submit a short motivation and some additional information.

NOTE: ALL applicants from Step 1 not progressing to Step 2 will also be informed of their results!

  • Step 3: Application Evaluations – the KILROY Foundation Grant Committee will review and evaluate all Step 2 applications. Additional information will be requested if needed.
  • Step 4: Distribution of funds – final KILROY Foundation Grant recipients will be notified by email and grant amount transferred.

Who can apply?

  1. You must be able to prove citizenship in one of the following countries: Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, The Netherlands, Norway, Sweden or Poland.
  2. You must be between 18 and 35 years of age at the date of travel abroad.
  3. Be prepared to provide documentation of your nationality, occupational status and affiliation with volunteer or educational program you are or intend to visit abroad.
  4. You have not received a KILROY Foundation Grant before.
  5. The activity which you will use the grant towards cannot end before the grant is awarded.
  6. Applications received after your experience abroad will not be accepted.
  7. Employees of the KILROY Group are not eligible to apply.


Ready? Apply here!