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

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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 »

First International School: Poland and Central-Eastern Europe

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

Deadline: 15 August 2017 Open to: young historians, social scientists, journalists, social activists under the age of 40 Venue: Warsaw, Krakow, Wroclaw – Poland

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The call for applications is now open for the First International School titled Poland and Central and Eastern Europe – 2017. The language of instruction is English. Each participant will be required to publish a text on a topic covered during the School (within 6 months following the School).

The stay in Poland starts on 1 October 2017 in Warsaw and ends on 12 October 2017 in Wroclaw.

Eligibility

The School is open to:

Dedicated to young historians, social scientists, journalists, social activists, popularizers of Polish and Central European history; People from Western and Eastern Europe, the United States,... Read More »

International Youth Camp – Dealing with the Past and Holocaust Histories in the Balkans

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Deadline: 4 August 2017 Open to: participants coming from Macedonia, Kosovo and Germany Venue: 10 – 19 September 2017 in Bitola, Macedonia

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The project will take place in Bitola, in south-western Macedonia. The city had once been a busy intersection in which members of different religions and ethnicities have made their homes. The Jewish cemetery is considered to be one of the most important in the Balkans and it tells the history of the large Sephardic community that lived here for almost five centuries. The cemetery ceased functioning in March 1943 when nearly the entire local Jewish community was deported and murdered. Despite its historical importance and great educational potential, the cemetery has been neglected for decades. In 2015, a local initiative started to renovate the cemetery and create a memorial park.

The objective behind the idea is twofold: to... Read More »

PhD Scholarship for EU Applicants in Netherlands

Posted on July 18th, 2017 in PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 4 September 2017 Open to: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the UK Scholarship: EUR 2,100 gross per month

Description

Roosevelt Institute for American Studies is happy to announce its Ph.D. Scholarships starting from 1 November 2017. Applicants from EU countries are eligible to apply for this scholarship program.

The RIAS is a graduate school, library, research and conference center for the study of US history and transatlantic relations in the modern era.

The Roosevelt Institute was previously the Roosevelt Study Center, which was established in 1986 to facilitate and promote the study of American history. As of 1 January 2017, the Center has renamed the Roosevelt Institute for American Studies. The RIAS possesses an archive and... Read More »

The European Union, Turkey and its Wider Neighbourhood PhD Workshop

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

Deadline:  1 August 2017 Open to: PhD students of political science, international relations as well as economics, history, law and social sciences Venue: 17-18 October 2017 at Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals (IBEI) – Spain

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Several interconnected crises are profoundly affecting relations between the European Union and Turkey. The refugee crisis, the failed coup attempt in Turkey of July 2016, the UK’s aspiration to exit the European Union, Turkey’s Constitutional referendum, bilateral tensions between Turkey and individual EU Member States, the unravelling neighbourhood and rising Eurosceptic trends on both sides are just the most recent examples.

Although Turkey has always been an integral part of Europe’s history, a contrasting mix of conflict and cooperation, has been at the heart of the dense relationship between Turkey... Read More »

Leibniz Institute of European History Research

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Deadline: 15 August 2017 Open to: international PhD students Scholarship: EUR 1,200/month

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The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards research scholarships and fellowships to young academics (doctoral and postdoctoral researchers) from Germany and abroad.

Funding is provided for both doctoral and postdoctoral research dealing with the religious, political, social and cultural history of Europe from the early modern period to 1989/90. Comparative, transnational and transfer-historical research projects are particularly welcome, as are projects which deal with topics of intellectual, church or theological history.

If they wish, scholarship holders and fellows can collaborate with the academic staff of the IEG in the Institute’s research areas. Each scholarship holder is assigned a contact person from among the academic staff of the IEG who can offer them advice and... Read More »

Summer School “History Takes Place – Dynamics of Urban Change”

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Deadline: 29 May 2017 Open to: young researchers: historians, cultural and social scientists, city planners and architects Venue: 4 – 15 September 2017, Belgrade and Sarajevo

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The summer school “History Takes Place – Dynamics of Urban Change” will bring together from 4 to 15 September 2017 twenty international young researchers – historians, art historians, archaeologists, cultural and social scientists, city planners and architects. This year’s program is focused on the complex and multi-layered history of Belgrade and Sarajevo. The ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius and the Gerda Henkel Foundation invite the participants to study the connections between historical events and spatial development.

The comprehensive program will provide insight into the cities’ history, politics, society, theory, literature, art, music, and film, thus enabling an in-depth understanding... Read More »

2017 ZEIT Stiftung Summer School

Posted on May 16th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 29 May 2017 Open to: young researchers – historians, art historians, archaeologists, cultural and social scientists, city planners and architects Benefits: travel and accommodation expenses will be covered by the organizers

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The summer school “History Takes Place – Dynamics of Urban Change” will bring together from 4 to 15 September 2017 twenty international young researchers – historians, art historians, archaeologists, cultural and social scientists, city planners and architects. This year’s programme is focused on the complex and multi-layered history of Belgrade and Sarajevo. The ZEIT-Stiftung, Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius and the Gerda Henkel Foundation invite the participants to study the connections between historical events and spatial development.

The comprehensive programme will provide insight into the... Read More »

EUME Postdoctoral Fellowship

Posted on May 11th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 May 2017 Open to: scholars of art history, history, literature, philology, political philosophy, political science, religion and sociology Scholarship: receive a monthly stipend, organisational support regarding visa, insurances, housing

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The Middle East in Europe (EUME) is the exploration of political, social, religious and cultural links between Europe and the Middle East in history and the present. The  Fellowships are available to pursue the postdoctoral programme and its intended primarily for scholars of art history, history, literature, philology, political philosophy, political science, religion and sociology who want to carry out their research projects in connection with the Berlin program for the research program Europe in the Middle East—The Middle East in Europe (EUME).

Eligibility The fellowships are intended primarily for scholars of... Read More »

The Summer School “Challenge History” in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Deadline: 28 April 2017 Open to: students from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo and Serbia Venue: 16-21 July 2017, Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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The Swiss Helsinki Committee and its project partners are pleased to announce the call for applications for the Summer School “Challenge History” which will take place from 16 to 21 July 2017 in Mostar, Bosnia, and Herzegovina. Open-minded students in the third grade of High Schools from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, and Kosovo are invited to apply for the Summer School. The six-day event will enable its participants:

to reflect on historical narratives, particularly those related to the recent wars in the Balkans, and to engage in a constructive dialogue on these legacies; to compare historical narratives and challenge preconceived ideas about the past; to discuss with their peer’s possible ways... Read More »