Global Training

The Department of Economic Development and Competitiveness of the Basque Government promotes these scholarships for young people in order to acquire competencies through practical training in companies and agencies abroad.


  • Traineeship abroad.
  • Six months of training in a company.
  • Monthly amount of around 1000€.
  • Ikaslan (Vocational Education Training Association of State Schools) offer you the possibility to enjoy this experience through the Global Training grant programme, for graduates in Higher Level Vocational Training.


  • Higher Level Vocational Training obtained before 15 July of the current year.
  • You must have resided in the Basque Country at least one full year, prior to the training.
  • You must be less than 30 years old to participate.
  • You should not have been the beneficiary of European mobility programme grants for a duration of six or more months.
  • Language level B2.
  • Your profile should meet the minimum requirements for the company or organization.

Selection process

  • The deadline for submitting the application will be June-July.
  • The selection process will take place in September and it includes:
    • Analysis of the CV and evaluation of the qualification, training and experience.
    • English test. Applicants who are not able to certify a B2 or C1 level of English should take a language test.
    • Personal interview will analyze the suitability of the candidate´s profile.