Challenges of Global Security Environment, Summer School, Slovakia and Ukraine

Deadline: 1 May 2011
Open to: students (especially from Central Europe (V4), Western Balkans, Ukraine and South Caucasus)
Costs: please check financial condition below
Venue: 25 June  – 3 July 2011, Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia & Uzghorod, Ukraine

The Centre for European and North Atlantic Affairs in partnership with Armed Forces Academy of General M. R. Štefánik is organizing a summer school for students with focus on challenges of global security environment. The structure of the teaching at the summer school is aimed to provide you with the basics of the security policy background, main security threats of today such as cyber terrorism, strategic defence review, extremism, conflict regions, current event in Middle East and Africa and energy security.

During the program participants will can enjoy the environment of the Armed Forces Academy in Liptovský Mikuláš, located between the beautiful High and Low Tatras and on Jun 30th we will move our summer school from Liptovský Mikuláš to Uzghorod in Ukraine.

One of the main objectives of this international summer school is the preparation of young professionals – future leaders from mentioned regions – to act in the foreign and security policy. Interactive discussions and lectures led by top speakers from various international and Slovak organizations will therefore focus on open exchange of ideas and interaction of participants from different backgrounds.


Open to master or doctoral level student of political science and/or international relations, or a young professional


Send a complete application package: filled-in application form, your CV and motivation letter (max 550 words), to the following email address: [email protected]

Financial conditions

* Students from Ukraine, South Caucasus or Western Balkans: travel costs, accommodation and meals will be fully covered. Participation fee of 60€ and if visa is required the participant should pay it.a if required by yourself.
* V4 countries: accommodation and meals will be fully covered. Participation fee of 100€ and participants must cover travel costs.
* Other countries: participants must cover all expenses which amounts to 290 EUR plus travel cost.


Haanova 10
P.O. Box 209
851 04 Bratislava
Tel.: ++421 910 407 706
E-mail: [email protected]

Official Webpage

4 thoughts on “Challenges of Global Security Environment, Summer School, Slovakia and Ukraine

    1. Hi, Dana,

      If you read carefully, you could have stumbled upon this information: "You will receive the information on your acceptance within one week after this deadline."

      So there you go.



  1. Hy everibody, I am from Armenia, I am an Armenian Environmental NGO and I am late from the deadline for this summer school.Please let me know if I have any chance to join this summer school.If it is possible or you have continuation for the next mounth plese let me know and I`ll send required documents to prove my ID.I am so sorry that I just discovered you and it is too late.I am looking forward of getting your answer.Thak you.

    With great respect

    Edgar Arazyan

    1. Hi, Arazyan,

      Please note that Mladiinfo does not give scholarships or any financial support, but only informs about different opportunities. Click on the direct link to the official page above to apply for the program.

      All the best,


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