Nantes Creative Generations Forum 2017

Posted on April 20th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 June 2017 Open to: participants between the ages of 18 and 30 years old, from a Member state of the Council of Europe (+ Belarus) Venue: 25-28 October 2017 in Nantes, France

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Together with local associations, Nantes Metropole and the City of Nantes are organizing the 9th edition of Nantes Creative Generations Forum on 25-28 October 2017. Everywhere in Europe, from Amsterdam to Séville, from Warsaw to Nantes, young citizens create, engage and innovate in order to strengthen life quality in their community. Fight against discrimination, reinforcement of relations between citizens, solidarity, protection of the environment, artistic collaboration – every initiative is unique but all of them pursue a common objective: to strengthen the notion of “living together”.

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Call for Articles “Futures of Europe”

Posted on April 13th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 22 April 2017 Open to: anyone Award: the essays will be posted on the project’s and GPPW’s website and get promoted through social media

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The Global Public Policy Watch is happy to announce its collaboration in the project “Futures of Europe” in which European citizens will 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.

‘Futures of Europe’ 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.

Eligibility

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TOPoliTO Scholarships for International Students

Posted on April 10th, 2017 in Bachelor, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 14 September 2017 Open to: all nationalities are eligible to apply for these scholarships Scholarship: gross amount is EUR 8000 per year for 3 years

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A call for scholarships has been launched for the A.Y. 2017/18 in the frame of the project “TOPoliTO: attracting international Top students at the Politecnico di Torino”. The new TOPoliTO Scholarships are on offer for all new international students for the year 2017-2018 academic year. International students are eligible to pursue the undergraduate degree in the field of Engineering, Design and Visual Communication, Territorial, Urban, Environmental and Landscape Planning and Architecture.

The Polytechnic University of Turin (Italian: Politecnico di Torino) is an engineering partially public university based in Turin, Italy. Established in 1859, Politecnico di Torino is Italy’s oldest technical university. The university offers several courses in the... Read More »

Internship DHL Parcel Europe Market Entry

Posted on April 4th, 2017 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 May 2017 Open to: interested students Remuneration: based on the stage you are at in your studies, ranging between 500 EUR and 900 EUR per month

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The Deutsche Post DHL Group team is the leading mail and logistics service provider for the world. As one the of planet’s largest employers operating in over 220 countries and territories, they see the world differently. Join their team and discover how an international network that’s focused on service, quality and sustainability is able to connect people and improve lives through the power of global trade. And not just for their customers, but for every member of their team, too. Welcome with your talents at Deutsche Post and DHL.

Eligibility Advanced Bachelor, Master or Diploma studies in Economics,... Read More »

Young Ambassadors Programme

Posted on March 17th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 April 2017 Open to: people from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply, including recently arrived migrants, as well as representatives of minority communities Venue: July 14-21, 2017, Caux, Switzerland

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The “Young Ambassadors Programme” (YAP) is part of the European Project of Initiatives of Change (IofC), which aims to bring together young people caring about the future of Europe.

The program consists of two days training designed specifically for the Young Ambassadors (14th-16th July), followed by full participation in the AEUB forum (17th-21st July).

Launched in 2014, Addressing Europe’s Unfinished Business (AEUB) is an Initiatives of Change program that seeks to engage European citizens from all backgrounds to conceive and participate in actions developing a spirit of partnership... Read More »

Schwarzkopf Foundation Travel Grants

Posted on March 6th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 March 2017 Open to: young people residing in the Council of Europe member states Prize: 550 EUR

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With its travel grants the Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe wants to give young people the opportunity to travel and explore Europe. The Schwarzkopf Foundation Young Europe offers young people the chance to get to know European neighbours as well as to become aware of current cultural or political developments of the continent. The travel grantees report about their insights and experiences with a travel report.

Applicants can freely choose their European country or countries of destination. The trip needs to have a specifically defined research topic regarding a current cultural or political development in the context of European integration or... Read More »

2nd ASEF Young Leaders Summit

Posted on March 1st, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 March 2017 Open to: young leaders ranging from entrepreneurs, students, academics to professionals Cost: no registration or participation fee

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The 2nd edition of the ASEF Young Leaders Summit (#ASEFYLS2) is for young thinkers and doers to dismantle the conventional and to bring forward fresh ideas and solutions to a more inclusive, fair and accessible employment market for the youth. Themed “Access to Youth Employment”, ASEFYLS2 contributes to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in particular, goal 4 (on education), 5 (on gender equality), 8 (on decent work) and 9 (on industry and innovation). The project focuses on eight thematic areas linked to job-creation and inclusion: Age; education, disability, finance, gender, location, social backgrounds, technology; 

Eligibility Citizen of any of the 51 Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) Partner... Read More »

The Geneva Challenge 2017

Posted on February 28th, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 May 2017 Open to: international graduate students Prize: winner will receive a cash prize of CHF 10,000 or approx. USD 11,000

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The Advancing Development Goals International Contest for Graduate Students, eager to stimulate reflection and innovation on development from diverse disciplinary and contextual perspectives and with the generous support of Ambassador Jenö Staehelin, the Graduate Institute has launched in 2014 the Advancing Development Goals Contest, an international competition for graduate students. The idea is to gather contributions that are both theoretically grounded and offer pragmatic solutions to a relevant international development problem stemming from an interdisciplinary collaboration between 3 to 5 enrolled master students from anywhere in the world.

Eligibility Participants of the ADG Contest must be enrolled graduate... Read More »

DAAD WIPCAD Doctoral Fellowships 2017

Posted on February 27th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 5 April 2017 Open to: international and German candidates Scholarship: holders will receive a monthly stipend, travel allowance, rent allowamce

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The Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Potsdam calls for applications for its Research Training Group on “Wicked Problems, Contested Administrations: Knowledge, Coordination, Strategy” (WIPCAD). Wicked problems create conditions of high complexity, uncertainty, and ambiguity to which public organizations need to respond. The tensions emerging in this context can destabilize organizational structures and routines, and call traditional methods of administration into question. Contestation occurs in various areas of organizational activity, from knowledge use and transfer to internal and external coordination and strategy building. The Research Training Group carries out studies of the interrelationships between wicked... Read More »

Youth Exchange: Care About (E)Urself, Italy

Posted on February 20th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing Open to: young people 18-30; coming from Italy, Romania, Cyprus, Turkey, Poland, Macedonia Venue: 2 – 10 May 2017; Colletorto – Italy

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The project is a youth exchange under the Erasmus+ programme, KA1 mobility of young people to be held in Colletorto (CB), Italy in May 2017 during the Europe day celebration. The main idea of the project is to reflect on the feeling of young people related to their belonging to European Union and its values and how this affects their self-development as active young citizens.

There will be 30 participants, young people 18-30 and group leaders with no age limitation coming from 6 European youth organization, from Italy, Romania, Cyprus, Turkey, Poland, Macedonia. During the project, participants... Read More »