Tourspain Offers Scholarships for Professional Tourism Internships

Torres Venecianas. Barcelona

The Presidency of the Tourism Institute of Spain (Tourspain) invites interested parties to apply for one of their 36 scholarships for professional internships, as indicated on their Resolution from April 11, 2019.

These scholarships will last 12 months, with the possibility of an extension of another 12 months. The deadline for submitting applications is between May 17 and June 6.

Tourspain indicates that the goal of these scholarships is to achieve a better training and greater qualification of human resources in the Spanish tourism sector, as well as to give participants a deeper understanding of international markets for Spanish tourism and the attributes that set the Spain tourism brand apart.

Tourspain will allocate a maximum total amount of more than 2 million euros for this initiative. The maximum annual gross endowments of each scholarship vary according to the destination city.

Of all these scholarships, 33 are destined for the Spanish Tourism Councils abroad. Their offices are located in: Abu Dhabi, Berlin, Bombay, Brussels, Buenos Aires, Canton, Chicago, Copenhagen, Dublin, Stockholm, Frankfurt, Helsinki, The Hague, Lisbon, London, Los Angeles, Mexico, Miami, Milan, Moscow, Munich, New York, Oslo, Paris, Beijing, Rome, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Tokyo, Toronto, Warsaw, Vienna and Zurich.

The three remaining scholarships will carry out their training courses at the headquarters of the Tourism Institute of Spain, located in Madrid.

For more information about this scholarships and its application requirements, visit the Tourspain website.