International Workshop “Preparing for a Doctoral Project” in Germany

Posted on April 18th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  8 May 2016 Open to: graduates from non-German universities Venue: 27 – 29 June 2016, Munich, Germany


The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies (Munich and Regensburg, Germany) invites applications from graduates from non-German universities for the international workshop “Preparing for a doctoral project”, which will take place in Munich from 27 – 29 June 2016.

The workshop aims at supporting students who have finished a MA programme or are in the final phase of their graduate studies to prepare a PhD project, with which they can apply to a respective programme at a German university or for a scholarship from the Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies, in particular.

The Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies is a... Read More »

Green Talents Competition

Posted on April 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 May 2016 Open to: holders of a Master or PhD degree focus on sustainable development and not citizens of German or live in Germany Benefits: fully funded two-week Science Forum, individual appointments with experts, fully funded research stay, access to the Green Talents Network


The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has held the prestigious “Green Talents – International Forum for High Potentials in Sustainable Development” to promote the international exchange of ideas regarding green solutions. The award, whose patron is Minister Professor Johanna Wanka, honors 25 young researchers from around the world each year. The winners come from various scientific disciplines and are recognised for their outstanding achievements in making societies more sustainable. The Green Talents are selected by a high-ranking jury... Read More »

Internship in Administrative & Event Support, Transparency International

Posted on April 15th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2016 Open to: students in a graduate-study program during the entire period of the internship; education in political/social science, European studies or international relations Salary: EUR 450 per month


The Transparency International Secretariat (TI-S) is seeking a highly motivated, proactive intern to support its work in Europe and Central Asia. Transparency International (TI) is the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption. Through more than 100 chapters worldwide and an international secretariat in Berlin, Germany.

This internship is mostly administrative in nature, with an opportunity to pursue a personal project related to the work of the department and the interests of the successful candidate (in about an 80% to 20% ratio).

Supporting the preparation and organization... Read More »

Confintea Fellowship Programme by UNESCO

Posted on April 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 June 2016 Open to: government officials and representatives of civil society organizations, working in key positions within the field of adult learning and education in UNESCO Member States Fellowship: health insurance, a return economy ticket to Hamburg and accommodation, lump sum to cover living and miscellaneous expenses


In October 2016 the UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning (UIL) will offer six CONFINTEA Fellowships for a period of one month to government officials and representatives of civil society organizations working in key positions within the field of adult learning and education (ALE) in UNESCO Member States.

The Fellowship Programme aims at strengthening the capacities of Member States in implementing major elements of the Belém Framework for Action (BFA) and therefore Fellows are selected... Read More »

Traineeship in Directorate General Market Infrastructure and Payments at ECB

Posted on April 12th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 April 2016 Open to: candidates from Member States with at least a bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant field such as economics, finance, business administration, law or a related discipline Remuneration: EUR 1,050


The Directorate General Market Infrastructure and Payments (DG/MIP) is seeking applications from recent graduates and/or from PhD students who have completed at least two calendar years of their PhD studies for a six-month traineeship (with the possibility of an extension to up to 12 months in total).

DG/MIP is responsible for the ECB’s activities related to the provision of payment and securities settlement services, the oversight of financial market infrastructures and payment instruments, and cooperation with market stakeholders to achieve financial market integration. It also works... Read More »

Frankfurt Book Fair Fellowship Programme

Posted on April 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2016 Open to: publishers, editors, rights and licensing professionals, agents and product managers (print and digital) Fellowship: travel expenses and accommodation are covered


First launched to mark the 50th anniversary of the Frankfurt Book Fair in 1998, the Frankfurt Book Fair Fellowship Programme provides information and networking within the international publishing world. During those last nineteen years, more than 300 participants from 55 countries have gained so far from this experience.

The Frankfurt Fellowship Programme focuses on information exchange, professional dialogue and the creation of networks between young international publishers. Fellowship offers to visit publishing houses and booksellers, see market presentations, have match-making events and dinners, networking opportunities in Frankfurt, Munich and Berlin.


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Homeoffice Internship at Forum für Mittelost und Südosteuropa

Posted on April 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 May 2016 Open to: students with at least 2-semester experience of study and being interested in East-Central and Southeast Europe in a political sense Benefits:  3 to 6 months, homeoffice (flexible: 20% – 30% working hours per week)


As an independent and non-profit organisation, FOMOSO promotes the opinion-forming about East-Central and Southeast Europe in the German-speaking world. As a think-tank, the aim of FOMOSO is to promote knowledge and interests about political processes in East-Central and Southeast Europe. On the whole, FOMOSO works on an integrative and strong Europe! FOMOSO is looking for students interested in East-Central and Southeast Europe in a political sense to become interns for the duration of internship from 3 up to 6 months.

Eligibility Have at least 2-semester experience of college/university; Be... Read More »

Georg Arnhold International Summer School on Human Rights Education

Posted on April 7th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  2 May 2016 Open to: doctoral candidates and post-doctoral scholars from the humanities and social sciences and NGO staff Venue: 25  – 30 July 2016 in Braunschweig, Germany


The Georg Eckert Institute and Teachers College of Columbia University are pleased to announce the third Georg Arnhold International Summer School, which will critically explore theories and practices of human rights education (HRE) at the secondary school level. It will take place at the Georg Eckert Institute in Braunschweig, Germany, from 25 – 30 July, 2016.

The Summer School invites participants to “look forward” on topics such as the place of HRE within a larger critique of the human rights framework, the roles of state and non-state actors in delivering HRE, and the challenges and potentialities offered by the use of traditional and nontraditional... Read More »

Apply for International Youth Project in Berlin

Posted on April 5th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  10 April 2016 Open to: young leaders between the ages of 16 and 20 years old, coming from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Jordan, Moldova, Morocco, Norway, Poland and Sweden Venue: 23 July – 12 August 2016 in Berlin, Germany


Global-In Fellowship is a three-week youth project in politics and diplomacy, providing opportunities to explore international relations and to enhance diplomatic skills. Through the selection process, GIF aims to find a diverse, motivated and highly skilled group of young leaders.

The international youth program aims to foster European, Transatlantic and Global cooperation and to support a network of young leaders. The program is separated in three parts:

The workshop-week, during the days, workshops on Economy, Media, Law and Politics will be... Read More »

Call for Long-term EVS Volunteer in Romania

Posted on April 4th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 April 2016 Open to: young people aged between 18 – 30,  coming from France, Finland, Germany, Italy and Portugal Benefits: accommodation, food and international transport are covered 60 EUR per month pocket money

About the project

Nocrich Scout Centre in Romania will run an European Voluntary Service project, starting in May 2016, that will last for 8 months. This EVS project, named “Find your talent”, is an opportunity of personal development for young people where they can experience volunteering, international scouting, living in a new country and multiculturality.

The volunteer will get to live in the Transylvanian village of Nocrich,  located 30 km away from Sibiu where the volunteer can discover traditions, nature and enjoy a lively atmosphere together with other scouts by making contribution to the local community and... Read More »