Deadline: 14 October 2017
Open to: international participants
Venue: October 18-22, 2017, Faculty of Political Science University in Banja Luka
Students’ Model United Nations is an annual conference organized in a form of academic simulation of the United Nations and its councils. SMUN is organized by Students’ Club of Political Science Faculty at the University of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, in a partnership with Model United Nations Slovenia, Center for National Development Studies in Belgrade and Republic of Serbia. It was first held in October, 2014 and since then, it has hosted more than 150 participants from all over the globe. This year edition of SMUN will simulate the work of Human Rights Council and Security Council and will... Read More »
Deadline: 1st December 2017
Open to: people between 18-30 years old
Costs: no fee
The Department of History, Center for Polish and European studies of Jerzy Wladyslaw Giedroyc and Student scholarly society of humanities “Potluck” are glad to invite students, postgraduates and postdocs to participate in the International Scholarly Conference for Young Researchers “Exploring the Past: New Social History at the Crossroads of Methodological Trends”, which will take place on March 22-23, 2018 at the National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla academy”. This conference is the next from the series of annual international seminars “Exploring the Past…” launched this year and positioning itself as an academic forum for discussion on the methodology of historical research. The purpose of the conference is to create... Read More »
Deadline: 20 August 2017
Open to: young people and policy makers, and stakeholders
Venue: 23-25 January 2018, France
The conference intends to explore youth learning mobility from the perspective of policy and support, cross-sectoral cooperation, and research. It will also continue to give a prominent space to the dimension of inclusion in mobility projects. The conference aims at sending a political message on the benefits of quality in learning mobility for young people.
The 2018 conference revolves around the issue, and subjective term, of quality in learning mobility. The concept of quality will be addressed in a transversal manner throughout the event. By raising awareness of subjective interpretations of various stakeholders and from different sectors, and elaborating the benefits for... Read More »
Deadline: 21 July 2017
Open to: journalists and media representatives
Venue: Bonn, Germany
The Climate Change Media Partnership (CCMP) led by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network is pleased to announce Fellowship opportunities for journalists to attend the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, Germany in mid-November 2017.
Formed in 2007 by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN), Panos London and the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the CCMP has brought developing country journalists to the annual UN climate summits since 2007. This has enabled them to cover the summit for their home media organizations, work with experienced and knowledgeable journalists from around the world, and gain a multifaceted understanding of... Read More »
Deadline: 05 September 2017
Open to: doctoral students and faculty members from political science and public policy programs
Venue: 14-15 October 2017 in Cambridge, MA
Doctoral students conducting research on international security are invited to submit papers to the Harvard International Security Conference to be held on October 14-15, 2017.
The conference is designed to provide doctoral students with feedback on their research from peers and faculty outside their home institutions and build cross-institutional relationships among the next generation of international security scholars.
The conference will bring together doctoral students and faculty members from political science and public policy programs. Research papers may focus on any substantive topic and employ any research methodology, so long as the core question is directly tied to international security;
Applicants are asked to submit a... Read More »
Deadline: 01 July 2017
Open to: professionals who are currently employed in a museum or a related institution
Venue: 25-30 September, Tbilisi, Georgia
CIDOC is pleased to announce that funding is available to support attendance at the CIDOC 2017 conference in Tbilisi, Georgia from 25th-30th September 2017. Grants are awarded as a contribution towards travel costs, accommodation (6 nights) and registration fees. Costs incurred in the home country, including but not limited to surface travel, accommodation, and visas, will not be covered by the grant.
Georgia is a sovereign state in the Caucasus region of Europe. Located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, it is bounded to the west by the Black Sea, to the north by Russia, to the... Read More »
Deadline: 30 July 2017
Open to: students, scholars, artists, and activists
Venue: 17-19 November, Bucharest, Romania
QueerFemSEE is an interdisciplinary conference that seeks to explore various accounts of South-Eastern and Eastern European researchers (and their Western peers with similar interests) concerning topics connected to media studies, cultural studies, public space, and their intersection with gender and queer studies.
One of the key concepts for discussion is intersectionality. Although in the last decade’s scholars in cultural and media studies have begun to address issues such as gender, race, ethnicity, disability, sexualities in their work, there is still a gap concerning the amount of research in this direction between Western academic spaces and the Eastern ones. Considering this, the question which can be raised is if Western... Read More »
Deadline: 01 July 2017
Open to: emerging scholars
Award: USD 500 and a conference invitation
The Nineteenth-Century Studies Association (NCSA) is pleased to announce the 2018 Emerging Scholars Award. The work of emerging scholars represents the promise and long-term future of interdisciplinary scholarship in nineteenth-century studies. In recognition of the excellent publications of this constituency of emerging scholars, this award recognizes an outstanding article or essay published within six years of the author’s doctorate or other terminal professional degree.
Entrants must have less than seven years of experience either in an academic career, or as a post-terminal-degree independent scholar or practicing professional.
Entries can be from any discipline and may focus on any aspect of the long nineteenth century (the French Revolution to World War... Read More »
Deadline: 26 May 2017
Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 35 years old, linked to YATA Chapter or ATA/YATA Partner Organization
Venue: 20 June 2017 – Kiel, Germany
The Kiel International Seapower Symposium 2017 discusses maritime security challenges in the Eastern Mediterranean. It aims to shed light on current political and military developments in the region as well as their broader geopolitical implications. Consequently, the conference will discuss to what degree both regional and non-regional actors utilize sea power in order to secure their interests in this part of the world. Thereby a multitude of aspects needs to be considered. These range from sea control, power projection capabilities, and the control of straits, to the security of SLOCs, maritime... Read More »
Deadline: 24 tMarch 2017
Open to: youth workers working with young people and from Council of Europe member states
Cost: international travel costs will be reimbursed and accomodation provided
Youth Social Rights Network, supported by the European Youth Foundation of the Council ofEurope, in the period of 2017, will be implementing a set of activities, also known as“ The Cinema for Social Rights -Supporting the process of improvement of social rights for young people in Europe”, so as to improve access to social rights of young people by advocating for placing the implementation ofRecommendation CM/Rec(2015)3 on the agenda of different stakeholders in Council of Europe member states, and by improving structured dialogue for improvement of access to social rights for young people and implementation ofRecommendation C M/Rec(2015)3(also referred to as the“Enter! ecommendation”)
Youth workers working with... Read More »