Proton International is an organization affiliated with Utrecht University and its Department of Chemistry. It consists of 7 enthusiastic students who arrange an annual study trip for third year bachelor and master Chemistry and Molecular Life Science students. The study trip aims to inform the participants about chemical research and industry abroad. On top of that, Proton International gets the participants acquainted with the possibility to work, study, or do an internship in a foreign country.
Past study trips have been to Geneve and Zürich (Switserland), Stockholm (Sweden), Toronto (Canada), Milan and Bologna (Italy), Talinn (Estonia) and Helsinki (Finland), Santiago (Chile) and many more. Some of these trips have resulted in internships at companies and universities in the respective countries.