Deadline: 30 September 2016
Open to: UK, EU and international applicants who propose to study their PhD on a full-time basis
Scholarship: includes the UK/EU rate of tuition fee and £14,296 living expenses per year
Interested in connections between memory, heritage and identity in Europe? This project examines how and why particular historical moments are mythologised for symbolic effect in official and non-official heritage practice and in political discourse. You will explore this over a variety of cultural forms, including social media, connecting uses of the past to contemporary discourses of European and anti-European identities.
The PhD project will benefit from and complement a major EU-funded award led by the primary supervisor – Critical Heritages: performing and representing identities in Europe... Read More »
Deadline: 30 June 2016
Open to: candidates with 2 to 3 years professional experience in EU public affairs
Remuneration: competitive salary
UEPG, the European Aggregates Association, represents the biggest non-energy extractive industry with Members in 29 countries across Europe. Their mission is to demonstrate the key role played by the European Aggregates Industry in meeting the needs of Europe and its society and to shape EU public policy in areas where it is likely to affect the sector.
Monitor and assess EU policy developments and advise UEPG Members on their implications, in particular in the area of environmental and technical policies;
Develop and coordinate UEPG advocacy programmes vis-à-vis the European Commission, European Parliament and Council working groups;
Draft clear reports, position papers, presentations and speeches;
Make a significant... Read More »
Deadline: 3 June 2016
Open to: civil society actors
Venue: 3-4 July 2016, Paris, France
European Alternatives, ERSTE Foundation, the European Fund for the Balkans, the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung, the Charles Leopold Mayer Foundation and Citizens for Europe are coming together to organize a 2-day Civil Society Forum in Paris, as a follow up to the Civil Society Forum held in Vienna in August 2015, and in Novi Sad and Belgrade in May 2016. The aim is to establish an ongoing process of civil society dialogue and collaboration across the Western Balkans and the EU.
In order to establish an ongoing dialogue, the website of Citizens for Europe will be used to collect positions, proposals and events from civil... Read More »
Deadline: 1 May 2016
Open to: students of any discipline writing or planning to write a PhD thesis on any topic related to justice and security; the number of participants is limited to 20
Venue: 20-26 June at the University of Dundee in Scotland, United Kingdom
The Jean Monnet Summer School is organised with the support of the Lifelong Learning Programme (LLP) of the European Union. It offers an intensive, interactive and interdisciplinary approach to the study of the complex issues of security and justice in Europe, with a specific emphasis on the Area of Freedom, Security and Justice and the Common Foreign and Security Policy as well as the impact of these policies on fundamental rights and liberties. It examines the... Read More »
Deadline: 1 May 2016
Open to: MA and PhD students
Venue: 4-8 July 2016, University of Catania in Italy
The EUMedEA Crash Course “Managing Crises at EU Med Borders” is an advanced study and training event for PhD students interested in EU external action and the management of crises at the EU Med borders, migration in particular. MA students seeking to deepen their knowledge on these topics are also welcome. More specifically, the purpose of the EUMedEA Crash Course is threefold:
First, it aims to provide participants with an intensive teaching. For this purpose, invited international academics will give frontal lectures on key selected topics;
Second, it aims to support PhD students in debating and fine-tuning their research projects. Specific sections will be devoted to PhD students’ presentations... Read More »
Deadline: 1 May 2016
Open to: young professionals and graduate students between 22-35 years of age
Venue: 20-26 June 2016, Yeşilköy – Istanbul, Turkey
The Center for International and European Studies (CIES) at Kadir Has University will host the 6th International Neighbourhood Symposium (INS) in Yeşilköy between Wednesday, 22 June and Sunday, 26 June 2016. This year’s Symposium will focus on “Societal Transformations in the Eastern Neighbourhood and the Mediterranean South”.
The 2016 International Neighbourhood Symposium aims to discuss, assess, and understand the regional dynamics as well as the impact these are having on the transformation of the societies of the countries of the Eastern Neighbourhood and the Mediterranean South. Consequently, each presentation and discussion will focus on the themes of... Read More »
Deadline: 1 June 2016
Open to: NGO’s from EU countries
Grant: overall available budget is EUR 3,000,000
European Union is seeking applications from the organisations for Action grants to support national or transnational projects on multi-agency and multi-disciplinary cooperation to respond to violence against women and/or children, and on tackling under reporting. This call for proposals for action grants is based on the 2015 annual work programme of the Rights, Equality and Citizenship Programme (REC Programme).
Proposals should aim to produce results with EU added value regardless of whether projects are national or transnational in nature. They should create or contribute to minimum standards at European level or could be transferable to other Member States. The European added value will be assessed under the award criteria.
Priority... Read More »
Deadline: 18 March 2016
Open to: candidates with at least Bachelor degree in Economics or Accounting
Remuneration: EUR 750 gross per month
The EUREKA Secretariat is looking for a talented and ambitious intern in financial matters to support the Senior Accountant and the Financial Controller at the EUREKA Secretariat in Brussels. This is an entry level position with a contract for six months, renewable. It would be an ideal first step for a career in public administration. The objective of the internship is to assist the Senior Accountant and the Financial Controller in their daily tasks.
He/she will have among other to deal with:
Financial accounting in Ms Dynamics Navision;
Financial and audit transactions related to the Eurostars Programme;
Belgian accounting legislation;
Ad hoc tasks in the financial... Read More »
Deadline: 18 April 2016
Open to: British/ EU and non-EU students
Scholarship: include a stipend of GBR 13,000 per year and tuition fee waiver for three years
Canterbury Christ Church University is please to announce its 2016 round for PhD scholarships. The Politics and International Relations programme at Canterbury Christ Church University has a vibrant PhD community. Current PhD students work on a variety of topics, including the Occupy Movement, Political Capital in Russia, Minority Nationalism in Liberal States, The Eurozone after the financial crisis, EU enlargement policy and security changes in the Western Balkans, EU visa liberalisation and minority rights and Crises and Federal Political Systems.
Applications are invited across a range of subjects and themes:
Contemporary Studies in Childhood, Youth and Parenthood;
Health and Wellbeing;
Arts and Humanities;
Social and Applied... Read More »
Deadline: 25 March 2016
Open to: university students from Balkan countries
Awards: 500 EUR/ 300 EUR/200 EUR
Vision for National Development LLC is organizing Balkans Leaders Congress, an international congress composed of 150 Participants from 10 countries from Balkans in order to discuss the main topics covering Balkan Issues. The Central Theme is: Balkan Countries toward EU Integration and Empowerment of the Decision Making Process. For 3 days participants will discuss, debate, cooperate until the final session for the final communique. The sessions will take place 4-7 April 2016 at Holiday Inn, Skopje.
University students from Balkan countries.
Participation fee represents 90 GBP, including :
All Formal and Informal Sessions;
Certificate of Participation;
Publication of Your Papers Online at VNDA Press.
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