Sixth Groningen Energy Summer School

Posted on January 16th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open to: intended for PhD candidates / students with a sufficient command of the English language Scholarship: cover full tuition fees and accommodation during the summer school + EC/Certificate


The Groningen Energy Summer School (GESS) 2017 takes an interdisciplinary approach to the societal and technological dimensions of the energy transition. By combining a broad range of disciplines, this event will offer a unique opportunity to PhD students to become aware of different aspects of energy transition, to develop novel insights, and to create synergy in approaches to the energy transition.  This 6th summer school in a highly successful series discusses energy transition ‘in your own backyard’. In the fossil fuel based energy system citizens and local companies play a... Read More »

University of Bamberg Scholarships

Posted on January 3rd, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: international students holding a Master’s degree in sociology, psychology, educational sciences, political science, economics, demographics, or statistics Scholarship: amounts to 1,365.00 EUR per month plus a grant for material costs


The Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) is a multidisciplinary Graduate School funded by the German Science Foundation (DFG) as part of the German Excellence Initiative. The School was established in 2010 to create an innovative working and learning environment for exceptionally qualified doctoral researchers. The primary goal of the school is to provide doctoral scholars with an outstanding, supportive environment for learning, research, and career development.

Eligibility Applicants should hold a master’s degree or an equivalent in one of the following fields: sociology, psychology, educational sciences, political... Read More »

University Twente Scholarships

Posted on December 30th, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 February 2017 Open to: students of EU/EEA as well as non-EU/EEA countries Scholarship: value from 3,000 to 25,000 EUR for one year


The University Twente Scholarship (UTS) is a scholarship for excellent students from both EU/EEA as well as non-EU/EEA countries, applying for a graduate programme (MSc). The University of Twente is a university located in Enschede, Netherlands. It offers research and degree programmes in the social and behavioural sciences and engineering. In keeping with its entrepreneurial spirit, the University is committed to making an economic and social contribution to the region of the Netherlands where it is based.

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 To be eligible for the University of Twente Scholarship, an applicant should meet all the requirements below.

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Seminar “NFE in Europe Reloaded”

Posted on December 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 January 2017 Open to: youth workers, trainers, teachers, educators and researchers from Finland, Lithuania, Spain, Albania, Kosovo, Croatia, Macedonia and Serbia Venue: 3-11 February 2017, Sremski Karlovci, Serbia

Description Seminar “NFE in Europe reloaded” will gather NFE practitioners, that have a need to reflect on their own educational principles and practices. The aim of the project “Improvement the quality and efficiency of education and training” is to enhancing the quality of non-formal education and youth work in Western Balkans and EU.

The seminar will be supported by experts from different fields (art, business, health care…).  Participants will have a space to reflect is in those NFE models. Participants will have a chance to contribute in preparing the e-based publication summarizing experiences, ideas, models... Read More »

Romanian Government Scholarships

Posted on December 30th, 2016 in Bachelor, Master, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Open to: citizens of non-EU countries Scholarship: includes tuition, accomodation and monthly stipend


Applications are invited for Romanian Government scholarships available for citizens of non-EU countries. Up to 85 scholarships are awarded for undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Romania. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the institution of central public administration which implements the foreign policy of Romania, in accordance with the legislation in force and with the Government’s Program. In order to promote Romanian language and culture, the Ministry of National Education Scientific Research has decided that the beneficiaries of the scholarships should study only in the Romanian language.

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Foreign citizens of Romanian origin and those belonging to the neighbouring historic Romanian communities benefit from other... Read More »

Open Position as PostDoc in Economics

Posted on December 21st, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: PhD candidates Remuneration: based on the German TVL public pay scale

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The Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS) is an interdisciplinary area studies research center affiliated with the University of Regensburg. It explores historical, economic, and political developments of eastern and south-eastern Europe in a global perspective. To strengthen their team of research economists, is inviting it applications for an open position as PostDoc in Economics starting as soon as possible. IOS, together with the University of Regensburg, provides an attractive academic environment. The city of Regensburg is a charming location in southern Germany (Bavaria), registered on the UNESCO World Heritage List.


Applicants are expected to have a

PhD in economics (or be close to... Read More »

The University of Tampere Scholarships

Posted on December 21st, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 13 January 2017 Open to: non-EU/EEA citizens with a completed university level Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in the field of the desired programme Scholarship: tuition fees and EUR 7,000 annually to cover living expenses


The University of Tampere Scholarships Programme  is offering a Master’s degree programmes in English. The programmes will be implemented in autumn 2017. Scholarships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education. The University of Tampere (UTA) is a culturally-committed higher education institution with the social mission of educating visionaries who understand the world and change it. UTA is one of the largest and most popular universities in Finland.


To be eligible to apply for a Master’s programme at UTA, an applicant must have:

A completed university level Bachelor’s degree... Read More »

Maastricht University Scholarships

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

Deadline: 1 February 2017 Open to:  students from outside the EU/EEA Scholarship: include living expenses, insurances, visa cost and tuition fees will be covered


Maastricht University (UM) is accepting applications for Holland High Potential Scholarships. These scholarships are intended for excellent students from outside the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA) who wish to do a master’s or a professional education programme at Maastricht University. The Holland Scholarship is financed by the Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science in conjunction with Dutch universities and universities of applied sciences. Maastricht University (UM) is the most international university in the Netherlands and, with more than 16,000 students and 4,000 employees, is still growing. The university stands out for its innovative education model, international character and multidisciplinary approach... Read More »

Community Youth Fellowships

Posted on December 16th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 January 2017 Open to: applicants between the ages of 18 and 25 Fellowship: award of USD 60,000  for full-time / 18-month projects


The Open Society Foundations’ Youth Exchange, in partnership with the Human Rights Initiative and the Open Places Initiative, seeks applicants for its Community Youth Fellowships.

The Community Youth Fellowships will support dynamic activists aged 18–25 who want to implement a project of their own design that advances human rights in underserved communities. Human rights projects could include those relating to criminal justice, workers’ rights, employment, education, health, housing, or immigration, among other subject areas.

Through these fellowships, the Open Society Foundations aim to provide young people at the early stage of their work with the... Read More »

Doctoral Student Position at Economics of Education

Posted on November 23rd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 November 2016 Open to: applicants with doctorate in Economics Venue: Leibniz Institute for Economic Research at the University of Munich, Munich, Germany


The doctoral student will work on research projects in the field of the economics of education. S/he will also have the opportunity to obtain a PhD in economics at the University of Munich at the chair of Prof. Ludger Woessmann and will participate in the structured doctoral student programme of the LMU’s Munich Graduate School of Economics.

Eligibility Have a doctorate in economics, an excellent command of English and at least a basic knowledge of German; Have a sound knowledge of the theoretical principles of economics, relevant empirical methods as well as education and/or labour market economics. Remuneration This... Read More »