Deadline: 27 February 2017
Open to: international students
Remuneration: stipend of 1300 USD per month (or fraction thereof) which will be provided
Applications are invited from Civil and Environmental Engineering students in countries outside Australia who have completed 2 or 3 years of study at the undergraduate level to work with strong research groups at UNSW for an 8-week duration each year. Interns will be selected based on their academic qualifications and referee reports and placed with strong research groups in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering to assist with ongoing research projects. The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering regularly ranks highly in international league tables for its research excellence. The objective of the internship program is to attract... Read More »
Deadline: 25 July 2016
Open to: Roma and pro-Roma organizations from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, and Turkey
Grants: support to civil society networks and coalitions to contribute to the fulfillment of the commitments made by national governments within Roma Integration 2020.
Roma Integration 2020, is being started in 2016. It will be implemented within the framework of the Regional Cooperation Council and co funded by the European Union and the Open Society Foundations. This initiative provides for a regional structure for Roma inclusion in the Western Balkans and Turkey. It aims to contribute to closing the socioeconomic gap between Roma and non-Roma and to strengthen the institutional obligations of governments to incorporate and deliver specific Roma integration... Read More »
Deadline: June 1, 2012 (early bird) and July 1, 2012 (final deadline)
Open to: people of all ages and from any background, who share a passion for the ideas of liberty
Venue: August 27 – September 1, 2012, Lake Bled, Slovenia
The Liberty Seminars are organized by the Slovenian think tank Društvo Svetilnik (Lighthouse Association). Interested individuals may choose between two seminars:
Liberty Camp (August 27 – September 1, 2012) is a week-long seminar that actively explores the historical, philosophical and economic foundations of a free society through engaging lectures, small group discussions, movie screenings, debates and presentations. In an intellectually stimulating environment, the participants will develop a deeper understanding of today’s challenges, while exploring and discussing a range of issues, including liberal ideas in theory and practice; the origins, meaning and theories... Read More »
Deadline: 18 May 2012
Open to: 18-35 year old citizens of the 7 Western Balkans countries who have interest in and knowledge of EU policies.
Remuneration: No fees. Accommodation, meals, local travel, insurance and the lowest-cost trip to the host country are covered.
EU citizens should be familiar and properly informed about the actual situation in the candidate and potential candidate countries of the Western Balkans region, about the perspective of future EU enlargement. Civil society organisations on both sides of the fence can play an important role in this process by promoting public debates, carrying out information and awareness-raising campaigns, etc. We are convinced that the countries of the Western Balkans have a potential to join mainstream European processes and contribute on a partnership basis to... Read More »