Conference: Speak UP, Step UP!

Posted on August 7th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 27 August 2017 Open to: 100 participants from all over Europe Venue: 16-18 October 2017  Berlin, Germany

Description

Over the last decade Europe has experienced unprecedented political challenges: an economic and financial crisis that has disproportionately negatively impacted on Europe’s young people, the threat of violent extremism, terrorist attacks, growing intolerance, racism and xenophobia, the proliferation of on- and offline hate speech, and backtracking on democratic values. Whether as victims, perpetrators, bystanders or activists, young people all over Europe are concerned about, but also directly affected by, these phenomena. Politicians, researchers and educators all over Europe are asking questions about why and how young Europeans are becoming radicalized and engaging in violent extremism, why the majority of millenials claim to be interested in... Read More »

EVS at the International Office of the EYP!

Posted on July 27th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 August 2017, midnight 23:59 CET Open to: young people aged 18 and older Venue: February 2018 – January 2019 in Berlin, Germany

Description The European Youth Parliament (EYP) is a unique educational programme which brings together young people from all over Europe, to discuss current topics in a parliamentary setting. The EYP is a non-partisan and independent programme. The EYP is a network consisting of 40 European associations and organisations, in which thousands of young people are active in a voluntary capacity. With its international, national and regional sessions it reaches out to ca. 30 000 young people all over Europe every year. The international umbrella organisation of the EYP is the Schwarzkopf Foundation, hosting the International Office of the... Read More »

Call for Applications: OpenCon 2017 in Berlin

Posted on July 10th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 August 2017 Open to: students and early career academic professionals Venue: Berlin, Germany

Description

OpenCon 2017 brings together early career researchers, librarians, and students from around the world to connect and empower the next generation of leaders to open up research and education in their communities. Past conferences have featured presentations from established figures such as Jimmy Wales (cofounder of Wikipedia) and Julia Reda (member of the European Parliament) alongside those from early career leaders.

The meeting in Berlin serves as the centerpiece of a much larger network to foster initiatives and collaboration among the next generation across OpenCon’s issue areas. OpenCon invites you to become an active part of the community by joining the discussion list, tuning... Read More »

The DO Entrepreneurship School, Berlin

Posted on May 29th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  31 May 2017 Open to: highly motivated and talented emerging social entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs Benefits: tuition fee of 1000 EUR covered

Description

You are driven by a meaningful vision. You are brimming with bright ideas. You want to make a real difference, perhaps with a business that benefits the community. Or a project in the cultural sector. Or with a technology that addresses a specific problem in your home country. What are you waiting for? Let’s turn your ideas into action. The DO School helps you do what you believe in.

The Entrepreneurship for Good Program is a one year funded fellowship, that empowers bright young minds from all over the globe to build their venture at the same time... Read More »

Summer Academy in Berlin

Posted on May 19th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 June 2017 Open to: students from all disciplines from Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe and from Germany Benefits: travel and accommodation expenses (including breakfast, 2 dinners) will be covered

Description

What is a German cultural heritage? Is this cultural heritage still present in Central, Eastern or South Eastern Europe, due to the history of the settlement history? Is it more than monument preservation and minority associations? Does the German language also belong to it? How is it with the German cultural heritage there online?

In the heart of Berlin, the participants expect a wide-ranging program of introductory and specialized lectures on the cultural heritage in Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe, including monument conservation and museum work. A... Read More »

European Youth Press: Experienced Fundraiser/Office Manager

Posted on May 3rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: May 14, 2017 Open to: persons with experience in managing multicultural, multilingual teams Venue: Berlin

Description

The European Youth Press – Network of Young Media Makers, e.V. (EYP) is seeking a highly motivated and experienced person to fill the position of fundraiser/office manager. When applicable, the candidate may also have project management responsibilities. The selected candidate will be requested to work full-time (8 hours per day) for EYP under the German employment contract at their secretariat in Berlin.

The fundraiser/office manager will be, under the guidance of the Executive Board, responsible for:

Identifying and writing grant and project proposals; Actively looking for additional funding through sponsorships, advertisement, partnership with public and private institutions / organisations; Implementing and updating fundraising strategy for the... Read More »

A Symposium on the Phenomenon of Corruption

Posted on April 19th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 7 May 2017 Open to: everyone who is interested or involved in projects with a focus on corruption or the fight against corruption Venue: Berlin, Germany

Description How does state corruption operate in different countries and how are (civil) societies responding to it? What is the role of traditional and digital media in the so-called fight against corruption? And what forms of artistic reception, narratives and narrative strategies have arisen as a result? The international symposium IRRESISTIBLE? on 16 – 18 June 2017 in Berlin, intends to focus on this issues. It takes a multi-perspective view of corruption, focusing not only on political and economic aspects, but also on social, cultural, historical, religious, artistic, philosophical, civic and journalism-related dimensions. The symposium introduces... Read More »

Dahlem Postdoc Fellowships 2017

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

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open to: postdoctoral researchers of all disciplines and all nationalities who hold a doctoral degree, completed their doctoral degree no longer than four years prior to the deadline, have at least six months’ international research experience Scholarship: a monthly research allowance (300 Euro for office-based/ 600 Euro for field-trip-based/ 900 Euro for lab-based projects)

Description

DAHLEM POSTDOC FELLOWSHIPS provide funding for highly qualified postdoctoral fellows with at least six months of international research experience* to conduct their own research within one of the university’s outstanding collaborative research projects. In addition, international research stays are supported in order to allow researchers to build up a full year of international research experience by the time they complete their DAHLEM POSTDOC FELLOWSHIP.

Eligibility

Applicants have... Read More »

Call for Young Journalists for Congress in Berlin

Posted on December 20th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 December 2016 Open to: young journalists between 18 and 30 years old from all over the world Venue: Berlin, Germany

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Orange Magazine is a project of European Youth Press (EYP), an organisation working for the benefit of young journalists in Europe. It provides journalistic education and supports young journalists by giving them room to explore media and current affairs.

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is the oldest political foundation in Germany with a rich tradition in social democracy dating back to its foundation in 1925. The foundation owes its formation and its mission to the political legacy of its namesake Friedrich Ebert, the first democratically elected German President.

They are looking for up to five young journalists... Read More »

Asylum and Migration Impact Lab

Posted on December 19th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  7 January 2017 Open to: professional working for NGOs, social enterprises, media, politics or public administration, on grass-roots projects Venue: 27-28 January 2017, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin

Description

The European Dialogue Forum in Berlin is looking for innovative ideas, projects and people working to encourage positive social change in Central Eastern Europe and to promote a better understanding and acceptance of migrants and refugees in the region.

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The European Dialogue Forum is a project of the Hertie Foundation in the framework of the Hertie-Innovationskolleg – Center for Advanced Practitioners. Impact Lab is inviting professionals from or interested in Central and Eastern Europe, working on innovative projects around the topic of „Asylum and Migration“ to come together, exchange, inspire and be... Read More »