Student conference: Amsterdam, Creating the Sustainable City

Deadline: 22 May 2017
Open to: students and PhD students studying or doing research in environmental sciences
or sustainable development
Fee: from EUR 90 to EUR 130

Description

EURENSSA 2017 brings together international students to find ways to make our cities more sustainable. For one week is created a space where you can share the knowledge, skills, and ideas about cities and how to transform them. The program contains workshops with some of the social and environmental initiatives in Amsterdam. EURENSSA is an outdoor conference in DIY and camping setting. By connecting students from different countries and disciplines, but with a common passion for solving environmental and social problems, Eurenssa 2017 contributes to a more sustainable future.

EURENSSA is about connecting with enthusiastic students and provide a platform to think together about a better future, so openness for new perspectives and curiosity is essential.

Eligibility

  • All passionate students and Ph.D. students studying or doing research in environmental sciences or sustainable development are encouraged to apply;
  • Students from other fields are welcome too, as long as they show strong interest in urban sustainability questions or are actively involved in environmental protection.

Fee

The contribution ranges from EUR 90 for low-income countries (generally Eastern-Europe) to EUR 130 for high-income countries (generally Western Europe).

The participation fee includes:

  • Basic accommodation (camp site with facilities, bring your own tent and gear);
  • Three meals per day;
  • Workshop materials;
  • Excursions (including transport).

It does not include travel costs from your home country to the conference and back. For that, you have to make your own travel arrangements.

Please note that your application is binding once you receive an acceptation letter from the EURENSSA 2017 Team (by June 1st). If you are selected you have to pay the participation fee by June 15th.

How to apply?

In order to apply please fill the application.

For more information please visit the official web page.