FutureLab Europe in Brussels, Belgium

Posted on August 8th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 September 2017 Open to: young Europeans aged 20-30, who are citizens of a Council of Europe member state Costs: fully funded


The FutureLab Europe programme is selecting bright, active and young Europeans aged between 20 and 30 who want to play an active role in shaping the future of Europe by implementing a project with a civic impact. Selected participants will convene to Brussels in January 2018 for the FutureLab Europe Annual Forum – a four-day programme during which FutureLabbers meet each other to discuss relevant topics for the future of our continent with European stakeholders.

During workshop sessions, participants will present the project ideas they applied with, debate them, test them, and develop a limited number of final projects to be implemented... Read More »

Youth, Peace and Security European Regional Consultation

Posted on July 17th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 02 August 2017 at 6 pm (Brussels time) Open to: young people between the age of 15 and 29 who are active, enthusiastic Venue: 25 – 27 September 2017 in Brussels, Belgium


As part of a series of regional consultations organised within the framework of the progress study on Youth, Peace and Security, mandated by UN Security Council Resolution 2250 (2015), the European External Action Service, in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund, the United Nations Peacebuilding Support Office, the Anna Lindh Foundation, the European Youth Forum and the European Partnership for Children and Youth in Peacebuilding (the United Network of Young Peacebuilders, World Vision International and Search for Common Ground), will organise a European consultation on Youth, Peace and Security.

The consultation will take... Read More »

Apply for the Young Water Fellowship Program!

Posted on July 13th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 09 August 2017 Open to: fellows with an aim to empower young leaders from low and middle income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation and hygiene Fellowship: funding up to EUR 5000


The Young Water Solutions is inviting fellows for its “Young Water Fellowship Program” with an aim to empower young leaders from low and middle-income countries to implement projects to tackle water, sanitation & hygiene (WASH), water pollution and water scarcity issues, by offering them an intensive training program, seed funding grants for their projects, and mentoring support by senior level experts during one year.

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This program will bring about in its first edition (2017) 10 young community leaders capable of successfully designing and implementing sustainable and inclusive water projects that significantly... Read More »

Master of Science in Sustainable and Innovative Natural Resource Management

Posted on July 6th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 14 July 2017 Open to: students from EEA countries Scholarship: full fee waiver


International Master of Science in Sustainable and Innovative Natural Resource Management (SINReM) is the new programme offered jointly by Ghent University (Belgium), Uppsala University (Sweden) and TU Bergakademie Freiberg (Germany) – three European institutions known for their excellence and expertise in the field of natural resource management – in collaboration with a range of non-academic partners, including several major European companies. Apply for this MSc course to gain an in-depth understanding of sustainable raw materials management, as well as the underlying know-how and technologies, through blended teaching and become part of the next generation of professional ‘resource engineers’.


A bachelor degree (minimum 180 ECTS) in... Read More »

Post-Doctoral Research Grants in Social Sciences and Humanities

Posted on June 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 August 2017 Open to: international PhD students Grant: EUR 2,000 per month


As part of the partnership between the Gerda Henkel Stiftung and the Collège d’études mondiales, two post-doctoral grants will be awarded, for a period of 12 months, to two young researchers living outside of France.

The Collège d’études mondiales is a center of exchange and reflexion for researchers in the Social Sciences and Humanities. The institution faces head-on the methodological, epistemological and conceptual changes demanded of those who interpret contemporary phenomena.

These post-doctoral researchers will be received by one of the Chairs or one of the research initiatives at the Collège d’études mondiales in Paris. Hence, researches of the candidates should imperatively respond to the... Read More »

PhD Studentships in Precision Agriculture at Ghent University in Belgium

Posted on June 27th, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 September 2017 Open to: international students Benefits: EUR 23787 per year (EUR 1982 per month)


Ghent University is now accepting applications for fully funded 5 Ph.D. Studentships in Precision Agriculture within the Department of Soil Management, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering in Ghent University (UGent) in Belgium.  The aim of the project is to establish a research platform combining cutting-edge soil and crop sensors, modeling and system control technology for managing farm resources (seeds, fertilizers, pesticides, water, and manure) site-specifically, with the final goal of establishing a precision agriculture center in Flanders.


The candidate should fulfill the following requirements:

Have or will soon have an MSc degree in Agriculture Engineering, Biosystems Engineering, Agronomy, Mechatronics Engineering or Mechanical Engineering; Should have knowledge in the use of basic... Read More »

Fully Funded PhD Position at KU Leuven University 2017

Posted on June 26th, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 11 September 2017 Open to: people with experience in technical aspects of multiple fields Benefits: fully funded PhD position


The Faculty of Engineering Sciences of KU Leuven University (Belgium) has an opening for a fully funded Ph.D. position with a research theme that relates to the emerging practice of:

robotic architecture; robotic fabrication; robots in architecture.

Its research requires the cross-disciplinary synthesis of knowledge from:

architectural design; human-computer interaction; robotics.

The overall aim is to develop new kinds of interfaces that facilitate the iterative design of true-size, physical objects of architectural elements via interactive robotic actuation. More specifically, new “human-prototype” interfaces that are embodied via the physical prototype itself, rather than using the common approach of 3D modeling and/or virtual simulation will be created.

The... Read More »

KU Leuven PhD Position Belgium

Posted on March 20th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: international students Scholarship: varied and challenging job with an attractive salary package


KU Leuven University is inviting applications for PhD Position for international students. Applicants are part of a multidisciplinary research group working on the topic of Life Cycle Engineering under the supervision of Dr Jef Peeters, Prof. Joost Duflou and Prof. Dirk Cattrysse. The Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, also known as KU Leuven or the University of Leuven, is a Dutch-speaking university in Leuven, Flanders, Belgium. Due to the continuously increasing complexity of products and the rapid development of new sorting and recycling processes, there is a constant need to determine the optimal combination of existing and recently developed sorting and recycling processes for both... Read More »

Wilfried Martens Master Scholarships at KU Leuven in Belgium

Posted on February 15th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 March 2017 Open to: applicants from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Kosovo Scholarship: monthly paid living expenses, Tuition Fee, Affiliation with a Belgian Health Insurance Company  and Third Party Liability Insurance


In order to conserve, spread and deepen Wilfried Martens’ European political heritage and ideas, Mrs Miet Smet-Martens, the European People’s Party and his Alma Mater have established the KU Leuven Wilfried Martens Fund. The Fund supports academic education and research activities and projects focused on the themes that were dear to Wilfried Martens during his European political career, such as the EU’s institutional architecture, its neighbourhood policy and the development of European parties and foundations. The Fund also... Read More »

Fire Safety Engineering Erasmus+ Scholarship

Posted on January 26th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2917 Open to: EU and non-EU students with a Bachelor’s degree in civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, chemical, industrial engineering, material sciences, chemistry, physics, applied physics, architecture, urbanism and spatial planning or a related discipline Scholarship: total amount of the scholarship is around 49,000 EUR


The IMFSE programme is jointly offered by three Full Partner Universities: Ghent University (Belgium), Lund University (Sweden) and the University of Edinburgh (UK). The IMFSE programme consists of 4 semesters of 30 ECTS-credits each, i.e. 2 years and 120 ECTS-credits in total. The mobility structure, with the possible change in study location after each semester, gives students the opportunity to gain from the strengths and expertise of more than three universities in the field of... Read More »