Deadline: 16 April 2017
Open to: applicants from Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Turkey, Ukraine
Scholarship: tuition fee, health insurance, monthly stipend, single or shared room at CEU Residence Center, travel and visa costs
RGPP is funded by the Roma Education Fund, the Roma Initiatives of the Open Society Foundations, the VELUX Foundations, and the Sigrid Rausing Trust.
RGPP’s academic year runs from the end of August 2017 until the middle of June 2018. This is a full-time program and students are expected to be in Budapest for the duration of all the terms.
You must be Roma and you must openly declare yourself as belonging to the Roma community. The term... Read More »
Deadline: 28 February 2017
Open to: all university students and citizens of Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Macedonia, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia and Slovenia
Prizes: 1st Prize: Laptop/ 2nd Prize: Smartphone/ 3rd Prize: Android Tablet
Join Understanding China: An international contest for CEE university students! The 16+1 cooperation between China and its sixteen Central and Eastern European partners has become one of the most interesting initiatives of our region. Budapest was the host of the first highlevel meeting between the two parties in 2011, followed by the first summit in Warsaw in 2012 and the annual summits in Bucharest, Belgrade, and finally in Suzhou, China. Political relations are flourishing, Chinese companies are... Read More »
The School of Public Policy (SPP) was founded in 2012 with the mission of integrating practical experience of policy formulation, policy implementation, and the policy world with theoretical knowledge and conceptual learning. Would you like to jump on the train and become part of a new generation of policy actors, advocates, and activists? Learn more about the school’s opportunities from the currently acting dean, Julia Buxton.
Q: There are a number of public policy schools in the world. How is SPP different?
Julia Buxton: The School of Public Policy is grounded in a commitment to rights-based approaches and is a truly global institution with students from almost 60 countries. This diversity is integral to our view... Read More »
Deadline: 20 January 2017
Open to: young innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs who are active PhD researchers, young diplomats, and young professionals at companies investing in innovative projects
Venue: 29-31 March 2017, Bálna (CET), Budapest, Hungary
Young Leaders’ Forum (YLF) of think.BDPST, Hungary’s strategic conference is organised by the Antall József Knowledge Centre (AJKC) in cooperation with Design Terminal, the National Centre for Creative Industries. The conference is focusing on regional development and the perspectives of research, innovation, and future technologies.
The conference is organised on 29-31 March 2017, Bálna (CET), in Budapest. The main objective of the conference, think.BDPST, is to provide a regional platform for high-level representatives of the governmental, academic, and business sectors to initiate dialogue about the different approaches to innovation and... Read More »
Deadline: 20 January 2017
Open to: young professionals (aged 24-38)
Venue: 29-31 March 2017 in Budapest, Hungary
The Antall József Knowledge Centre (AJKC) cordially invites you to participate in the Young Leaders’ Forum (YLF) of think.BDPST, Hungary’s strategic conference on regional development and the perspectives of research, innovation, and future technologies. The conference is organised on 29-31 March 2017 in Budapest.
The main purpose of YLF is to foster a lively dialogue among young innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs, as well as active PhD researchers, young diplomats, and young professionals at companies investing in innovative projects. During the three-day event, participants will have the opportunity to exchange best practices, experience, and ideas in order to create a common standpoint on the main topics of... Read More »
University on the “crossroads” of cultures. University where faculty and students from more than 100 countries. University in the Central Europe where intercultural and interdisciplinary education is the highest value. Can you guess which one? Central European University in Budapest, Hungary is the answer to this puzzle. Let’s explore deeper the intercultural spirit of the University.
Founded back in 1991, in the times when revolutionary changes were happening in Central and Eastern Europe, based on the premise that human fallibility can be counterbalanced by the critical discussion of ideas and that this critical spirit can be sustained best in societies where citizens have the freedom, currently with approximately 1,400 students and 370 faculty members from more than... Read More »
Deadline: 24 October 2016
Open to: innovative research proposals, young scholars with demonstrable promise of excellence will be considered
Fellowship: senior fellows receive a net monthly stipend of EUR 2,500 and junior fellows receive a net monthly stipend of EUR 1,500 to help support their stay in Budapest.
The Fritz Thyssen Foundation and the Institute for Advanced Study at Central European University in Budapest (IAS CEU) are pleased to invite applications for Thyssen at IAS CEU junior and senior research fellowships for the academic year 2017/2018. Fellowships are available in all research areas of the social sciences and humanities. Fellowships run for the whole academic year (10 months, September 1- June 30) or for the Fall or Winter semesters (6... Read More »
Deadline: 30 September 2016
Open to: photographs and videos that present the fundamental importance of this essential material for our planet
Award: the main prize is a LEICA D-LUX camera, awarded to the 1st place winning entry in each of the two categories
The Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center, Budapest calls for entries for a photo and video competition organized on the occasion of the Budapest Water Summit, which will take place between 28–30 November 2016. The “Water connects” competition is organized by the Capa Center on the occasion of the Budapest Water Summit 2016, in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade as well as the Ministry of Human Capacities. By calling for entries, we would like to... Read More »
Deadline: 18 September 2016
Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, linked to an organization or network
Venue: 3– 4 November 2016, Budapest, Hungary
The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) is the principal institution of the OSCE responsible for the human dimension. ODIHR’s activities are implemented in 57 participating States in accordance with ODIHR’s political mandate.
In 2016, ODIHR commenced the Words Into Action to Address Anti‐Semitism project to strengthen the capacity of OSCE participating States and civil society to prevent and respond to anti‐Semitism. The project aims to carry out activities over three years in three interconnected areas: addressing the security needs of Jewish communities, countering anti‐Semitism through education, and fostering coalition building... Read More »
Deadline: 15 September 2016
Open to: young Jewish, Roma and non-Roma being familiar with the topics related to Jewish and/or Romani communities aged between 18-30 years who resident in a member state of the European Cultural Convention of the Council of Europe
Venue: 20-26 November, Budapest, Hungary
After a successful event Raise your voice for Roma – international seminar and European youth event 2016 organised by Phiren Amenca and European Union of Jewish students, organizers decided to organise the first study session by Jewish and Roma youth organizations in order to combat racism, antisemitism and antigypsyism together.
The session aims to raise solidarity, awareness and capacity of Romani and Jewish youth activist and their organisations in combating racism and discrimination, especially antigypsyism and antisemitism.
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