Research Professorship in Education for Sustainable Peace

Posted on August 11th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 01 October 2017 Open to: scholars from the humanities, political and social sciences, education sciences or law who hold a Ph.D. and have excellent knowledge of English Scholarship: a monthly stipend of up to EUR 6,500 for a three- to six-month research stay in Braunschweig, Round-trip economy airfare to Germany, and Administrative support provided by the program coordinators

Description

The Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research. Member of the Leibniz Association is pleased to announce the Call for Applications for the 2018/2019 Georg Arnhold Visiting Research Professorship in Education for Sustainable Peace. The appointment, for a three- to six-month research stay in Braunschweig, offers distinguished scholars from a variety of disciplines the opportunity to conduct research projects or to complete major publications without... Read More »

YOUNGO Global South Scholarships 2017 at Bonn, Germany

Posted on August 11th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 August 2017 Open to: youth between 18 – 35 years old Benefits: fully funded

Description

YOUNGO is the official youth constituency at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). YOUNGO is made up of organizations and individuals who identify as the youth it is not an organization, but, rather, a collection of groups and/or individuals.

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In light of the barriers facing the participation of youth from the Global South, the GSS 2017 will provide the necessary financial resources to enable more young people to attend COY13 and COP23 who otherwise would not have the opportunity. Alongside covering the costs of their participation (travel, accommodation, food, etc), the GSS 2017 will also provide a robust... Read More »

Conference: Speak UP, Step UP!

Posted on August 7th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 27 August 2017 Open to: 100 participants from all over Europe Venue: 16-18 October 2017  Berlin, Germany

Description

Over the last decade Europe has experienced unprecedented political challenges: an economic and financial crisis that has disproportionately negatively impacted on Europe’s young people, the threat of violent extremism, terrorist attacks, growing intolerance, racism and xenophobia, the proliferation of on- and offline hate speech, and backtracking on democratic values. Whether as victims, perpetrators, bystanders or activists, young people all over Europe are concerned about, but also directly affected by, these phenomena. Politicians, researchers and educators all over Europe are asking questions about why and how young Europeans are becoming radicalized and engaging in violent extremism, why the majority of millenials claim to be interested in... Read More »

PhD Positions in Biogeochemistry & Related Earth System Science in Germany, 2017

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

Deadline: 5 September 2017 Open to: both German and international applicants Scholarship: fully funded

Description

The Max Planck Institute offers PhD Positions in Biogeochemistry & related Earth System Science. These positions are available for both German and international applicants.

The aim of the positions is to provide an opportunity for young researchers.

Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry houses a unique and flexible research program that grants German and foreign students.

Eligibility

Applicants hold (or are about to receive) a Master of Science or equivalent

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Entrance Requirement: Master’s degree in biogeochemistry, geosciences, geoecology, geography, remote sensing, environmental science, physics, mathematics, computer science, chemistry, biology, ecology, soil science or related sciences

Scholarship

PhD positions are fully funded either... Read More »

The Fourth Danube Summer School in Germany

Posted on July 28th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 July 2017 Open to: postgraduate students, students in the last years of the undergraduate studies or recent graduates Venue: 24 – 29 September 2017 in Ulm/Neu-Ulm, Germany

Description

This year’s summer school will be the fourth Danube Summer School in Ulm/Neu Ulm, Germany. We are currently laying out the program. Similar to last year will be the venues (Vöhlin Castle, City Hall Ulm) and the structure and the time (Sep 24 – 29). We will however include more international lecturers and high level political decision makers from the Danube Region. It will be open for applicants from all over the Danube Region.

The Danube Summer School is a short term study program for postgraduate students and young professionals, who... Read More »

EVS at the International Office of the EYP!

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

Deadline: 6 August 2017, midnight 23:59 CET Open to: young people aged 18 and older Venue: February 2018 – January 2019 in Berlin, Germany

Description The European Youth Parliament (EYP) is a unique educational programme which brings together young people from all over Europe, to discuss current topics in a parliamentary setting. The EYP is a non-partisan and independent programme. The EYP is a network consisting of 40 European associations and organisations, in which thousands of young people are active in a voluntary capacity. With its international, national and regional sessions it reaches out to ca. 30 000 young people all over Europe every year. The international umbrella organisation of the EYP is the Schwarzkopf Foundation, hosting the International Office of the... Read More »

Beneteau Foundation Scholarship and Design Competition in Germany

Posted on July 24th, 2017 in Contests, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 14 October 2017 Open to: students of architecture, design, and engineering Award: 1st prize 6 000 EUR; 2nd prize 4 000 EUR; 3rd prize 2 000 EUR

Description

Applications are invited for Beneteau Foundation Scholarship and Design Competition for students of architecture, design, and engineering. International applicants are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

The aim of this year’s competition is the development of a catamaran.

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The Bénéteau Foundation is committed to encouraging and promoting environmental protection in the world of yachting, construction, and housing, to showcasing naval heritage and to raising public awareness on environmental protection issues.

Eligibility This competition is open to students who, as of 1 January 2016, are enrolled in an architecture,... Read More »

Fully Funded DOathone for Entrepreneurs 2017 in Germany

Posted on July 20th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 July 2017; 23:59 Europe/Berlin time Open to: participants who are an entrepreneur, technology enthusiast or work in a “boom area” with a lack of personnel Venue: 19 – 21 September 2017 in Germany, Berlin

Description

The DOathon is an intense three day, standalone training program for budding entrepreneurs. This short program format aims to equip participants with the skills they need to harness diversity within teams and to use co-creation as an effective ideation tool. This DOathon is for those who wish to be at the forefront of tackling one of the most pressing issues facing our society today: how can we create new, value-adding and meaningful work for employees in the age of digitization and within a changing, highly networked work environment?

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The UN Climate Negotiations in Bonn, Germany

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

Deadline: 21 July 2017 Open to: journalists and media representatives Venue: Bonn, Germany Description

The Climate Change Media Partnership (CCMP) led by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network is pleased to announce Fellowship opportunities for journalists to attend the 23rd Conference of the Parties (COP 23) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, Germany in mid-November 2017. Formed in 2007 by Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN), Panos London and the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), the CCMP has brought developing country journalists to the annual UN climate summits since 2007. This has enabled them to cover the summit for their home media organizations, work with experienced and knowledgeable journalists from around the world, and gain a multifaceted understanding of... Read More »

Goethe University Master Scholarships in Germany

Posted on July 7th, 2017 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing Open to: international students Scholarship: monthly stipend of EUR 1,000

Description

Goethe University’s Master scholarship program is a ground­breaking project, and unique in the academic landscape of Germany.

They are seeking outstanding candidates who are interested in joining one of our MA or MSc programs, which are deeply embedded in our strongest research units (Centers of Excellence, collaborative research centers, and LOEWE CENTERS).

The purpose of the scholarship is to foster your academic career, to enable you to become involved in existing research projects and to actively support you during your Master’s degree studies. A Master’s degree is the prerequisite for starting a Ph.D. in one of Goethe University’s seminal research units.

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