New Approaches to Teaching History

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

Deadline: 22 January 2017 Open to: youth workers and students, between 18-26 years old, living in Germany or Poland Venue: 3-9 February 2017, Krzyzowa, Poland

Description The German-Polish relations in present and past are in the focus of this six-day project for students from Germany and Poland. The second main topic is the use of new media in exhibitions and in international youth work. The second main topic is the use of new media in exhibitions, museums and in (international) youth work on the example of the Krzyżowa-based exhibition “Courage and Reconciliation.“

You will use your theoretical knowledge to work on contents for the interactive visitor’s guide for the exhibition that will be available as a new tool for individual guests and... Read More »

Allianz Master Scholarships in Germany

Posted on January 16th, 2017 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline:  31 March 2017 Open to: intersted international student looking to pursuing master‘s degree programme in Management, from quantitative subject areas like science, technology, engineering, finance, economics or mathematics Scholarship: includes three full-tuition scholarships value 25,000 EUR plus stipend to cover living expenses

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ESMT Berlin is offering three full tuition scholarships and four partial tuition scholarships for international students. These scholarships are available for pursuing master‘s degree programme in Management. ESMT designed the Master’s in Management admissions process to find the most talented individuals who will benefit from the program’s international and interdisciplinary nature. ESMT Berlin is a private university located in Berlin, Germany. ESMT Berlin is an international non-profit business school based in Berlin with an additional location... 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

Description

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 »

Fellowship for Media Professionals from the US, Canada and Germany

Posted on December 29th, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 March 2017 Open to: young media professionals from the United States, Canada and Germany Fellowship: stipend to cover living expenses + travel expenses or a travel voucher

Description

Each year, outstanding media professionals from the United States, Canada and Germany are awarded an opportunity to report from and travel in each other’s countries as part of The Arthur F. Burns Fellowship Program. The program offers young journalists the opportunity to share professional expertise with their colleagues across the Atlantic while working as “foreign correspondents” for their hometown news organizations. Through this exchange, participants learn and share professional skills with one another, and gain experience working abroad as “foreign correspondents” for their home news organizations.

The program is jointly administered by... Read More »

Speedy CT Image Delivery Challenge

Posted on December 28th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 3 January 2017 Open to: all individuals over the age of 18 or the age Awards: 3 cash prize awards + first prize winner only– Grand Prize TRIP to either Wunstorf or Cologne, Germany

Description

CT (computed tomography) imagery is some of the most informative imagery available for seeing into things that are difficult to open. But they’re also hard to transfer electronically because of their size, resulting in slow response times. CT image sizes are huge—in the gigabytes. In fact, one month’s worth of CT data collected at one facility would take 21 days to upload at current bitrates, making it difficult for experts to evaluate.

Submit your ideas for how to make CT images easier to store and... Read More »

Scholarships for Developing Countries at University of Bonn

Posted on December 26th, 2016 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 January 2017 Open to: applicants from developing countries with a first, higher education qualification (Bachelor’s Degree) in Geography or a related / comparable professionally certified study programme Scholarship: eight fully funded scholarships will be granted

Description

The University of Bonn and the United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) are offering up to eight fully funded scholarships for developing countries. These scholarships are available for pursuing Joint Master of Science (M.Sc.) programme “Geography of Environmental Risks and Human Security.”

The ultimate goal of the scholarship is to foster intercultural exchange and enable the students to contribute to the sustainable development of their home countries by applying the knowledge they acquired during the study program.

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Internship in Ecologically Oriented Agriculture

Posted on December 22nd, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: students enrolled in university or college in a German-speaking country (including foreign students) Remuneration: includes coverage of a round-trip Economy flight ticket between Europe and the country

Description

The Association for AgriCulture & Ecology (Agrecol e.V.) in Germany offers internship placements and travel stipends for students enrolled in universities and colleges in German-speaking countries. In the coming year (2017), the Association can arrange two internship placements in ecologically oriented agriculture with the partner organisations Agrecol-Andes (Bolivia) and Agrecol-Afrique (Senegal).

The internship offers students an opportunity to acquire practical knowledge in sustainable agriculture and land management in a developing country. By living and working in another sociocultural environment, students can also gain valuable intercultural experiences.

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Berlin Potsdam Research Group Fellowship

Posted on December 22nd, 2016 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: applicants worldwide with a doctorate in international law or in international relations. Scholarship: stipend of 2500,00 Euro plus a roundtrip (economy)

Description

Developments in recent years give rise to the question whether the move towards an international rule of law, which seems to continue in some areas, has lost momentum in others. The research group Kolleg-Forschergruppe has an opening for a fixed-term position for a period of 12 months which may be extended by up to a further year. Fellows will work at Humboldt University Berlin. They will cooperate with the group’s senior researchers and participate in the academic exchange of the Research Group and expected to complete a peer-reviewed publication project during their fellowship.

Eligibility The Junior Fellowships are designed for applicants... 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.

Eligibility

Applicants are expected to have a

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

International Citizen Media Award 2017

Posted on December 15th, 2016 in Contests, We RecommendRespond to this post »

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Open to: single participants, groups, associations, civil initiatives, school classes and especially for producers, actors and editorial teams in the field of citizen media work Awards: cash prizes  + trophy + certificate

Description

The International Citizen Media Award 2017 intends to honor tremendous international work in the field of citizen media and its products in the categories VIDEO and AUDIO which have been created by private, noncommercial producers. The award distinguishes the dedication of citizens of all countries, their audiovisual products and their reporting concerning locally, regionally, globally and socially relevant topics. The topic for 2017: Cultural Heritage – The memory of our past, the key to our future.

Categories An expert jury awards the international prizes in the... Read More »