4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit and EU-AU Youth Plug-In Initiative!

Posted on August 4th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 August 2017 Open to: persons between the ages of 18 and 35 from Africa, Europe and Diaspora Venues: 9 – 11 October in Abidjan in Ivory Coast;  27 October – 29 November in Addis and Brussels


The 4th Africa-Europe Youth Summit will bring together more than 120 youth leaders from both continents, including African Diaspora on 9-11 October in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire to agree on a declaration on themes including education, peace & security, environment, business, democratic inclusion and culture.

A follow-up group, the 36 youth selected for the “EU-AU Youth Plug-In initiative” will pursue the work between October 27 and November 29, embedded in the AU and the EU as two Euro-African groups, in Addis and Brussels. The... Read More »

The Schwarzkopf Stiftung Travel Grants for Youth 2017

Posted on July 31st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 6 August 2017 Open to: young people residing in one of 47 Council of Europe member states Benefits: a travel grant of EUR 500


A new round of travel grants for youth for trips through Europe is now open. If you are between 18 and 27 years old and want to explore the continent this autumn, we encourage you to read on!

By awarding travel grants, the Schwarzkopf Foundation aims to get youngsters and young adults interested in Europe. Your journey should be motivated by wanting to explore Europe and the will to personally document your travel experience.

The journey should take place before March 2018 and shouldn’t start later than December 2017. You are free... Read More »

International Youth Academy: Is My Europe The same As Yours?

Posted on June 14th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 June 2017 Open to: applicants from Bulgaria, Greece, and Romania no older than 27 years Venue: Sandanski, Bulgaria


The Economic Policy Institute and the Hanns Seidel Foundation are currently organizing the 5th International Youth Academy in the framework of the long-term Paving Youths’ Way student seminars series.

The seminar will focus on the topic “Is my Europe the same as yours?” The International Youth Academy seminar will take place in the period July 10-14, 2017 at Pirin Park Hotel, Sandanski (Southwestern Bulgaria).


Eligibility criteria for applicants from Bulgaria, Greece, and Romania:

to be no older than 27 years; to be either in their last years of undergraduate/graduate study (bachelor/master) or to have graduated in the last 6 months; to... Read More »

New Logo Design for Central European Initiative

Posted on June 13th, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 21 August 2017 Open to: only to legal residents of the 18 CEI Member States, individuals and companies or entities specialised in communication and graphic design Award: the winner will be awarded a total amount of EUR 1,000


The new CEI logo should be an elaboration of the current one. It will have to be simple, modern, energetic and innovative. The logo must include both the letters of the “CEI” (or the letters can be placed next to the logo) and the full name of the Organisation. It should represent the following concepts: An Organisation, made up of 18 Member States, fostering regional cooperation for European integration. The logo shall be easily recognizable and, as such, should stand out... Read More »

Dynamics in the History of Religions Fellowships

Posted on June 13th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 August 2017 Open to: applicants must at least hold a Ph.D. Venue: 3 to 6 months during the academic year October 2018 – September 2019


Antiquity & Late Antiquity

Religious contacts in the Byzantine empire in Antiquity and the Middle Ages (particularly with regard to the Balkan region and the Christianisation of Eastern Europe); Religious contacts in Island Mediterranean: Cyprus, Crete, Rhodes; Religions and religious contacts in Pre-Islamic Arabia; Religious contacts between North-Africa and Southern Europe in Late Antiquity; Religious contacts in South Asia in the phase of “Indianisation”.

Medieval Times

Religious contacts during the Early Middle Ages in Europe and the rise of early medieval Christian mission; Religious contacts during the rise of the Cathars and Bogomils: Cathar/Bogomil-Christian-Jewish; Religious contacts in medieval Sicily; Religious contacts... Read More »

Call for Articles: Futures of Europe

Posted on May 31st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 June 2017 Open to: anyone Award: essays will be posted in the project’s and project partners’ websites and social media


Futures of Europe is an initiative in which European citizens seek and discuss answers about the future of life in Europe in the upcoming decades, and their hopes and fears for Europe and the European idea as such.

The initiative is part of and supported by FutureLab Europe, a network of young Europeans that are engaged in a variety of civic initiatives, and will consist of two workshops in Cologne, Germany and Copenhagen, Denmark.

For the digital part of the project, contributors that will share their ideas and essays on one or more of the following questions... Read More »

European Photo Competition

Posted on May 10th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: amateur and professional photographers; at least 18 years old; Resident in one of the 28 EU Member States Prizes: a cultural 3-day trip for two, travel costs for Brussels and other rewards, including monetary rewards in photography equipment


Fundamental human rights that were developed as universal and indivisible protection mechanisms are being challenged by political ideologies and actions. Do we have to give up certain rights to keep others? Are there rights only for some, but not for all?

Take your camera and show us what rights mean to you and where they might be under threat. Illustrate what Europe means in terms of protecting and living rights that in many parts of... Read More »

Call for Experts and a Facilitator on Learning Mobility

Posted on May 4th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 May 2017 Open to: experienced facilitator for events at international level & expert in learning mobility in the youth field Remuneration: fee will be offered


The team of the partnership between the European Commission and the Council of Europe in the field of youth (the youth partnership) is currently responsible for the coordination of the European Platform on Learning Mobility in the Youth Field (hereinafter EPLM), which a space for exchange and cooperation between researchers, policy makers, and practitioners. The EPLM focuses on non-formal learning with links to informal learning as well as to formal education. Learning mobility in this framework aims to increase participation, active citizenship, intercultural learning and dialogue, individual competency development and employability of young people.

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2017 Seif Awards for Social Entrepreneurship in Europe

Posted on May 3rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2017 Open to: social entrepreneurs from all over Europe Award: total of CHF 50 000 in cash prize


The Seif Awards for Social Entrepreneurship rewards ventures, applying innovative business ideas to current social and/or environmental problems. In its 7th edition, the Seif Awards 2017 aims to follow on its tradition to celebrate and promote innovation drivers for change at national and international level.

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Social enterprises from all over Europe and in all sectors are invited to apply.

Benefits You can win CHF 10 000 for your enterprise; The awardees, as well as the finalists, receive increased visibility by the public both through media presence as well as the publication in the Seif Awards brochure 2017; The Seif Awards have a highly recognized... Read More »

European Youth Press: Experienced Fundraiser/Office Manager

Posted on May 3rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: May 14, 2017 Open to: persons with experience in managing multicultural, multilingual teams Venue: Berlin


The European Youth Press – Network of Young Media Makers, e.V. (EYP) is seeking a highly motivated and experienced person to fill the position of fundraiser/office manager. When applicable, the candidate may also have project management responsibilities. The selected candidate will be requested to work full-time (8 hours per day) for EYP under the German employment contract at their secretariat in Berlin.

The fundraiser/office manager will be, under the guidance of the Executive Board, responsible for:

Identifying and writing grant and project proposals; Actively looking for additional funding through sponsorships, advertisement, partnership with public and private institutions / organisations; Implementing and updating fundraising strategy for the... Read More »