International Fair of Contemporary Art – Paratissima Skopje

Posted on March 22nd, 2017 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 April 2017 Open to: all artists and creative workers Venue: Youth Cultural Center – Skopje

Description

Paratissima Skopje is an international contemporary art fair open to literally all forms of art and creativity! If you are a visual artist, performer, designer, architect, photographer, fashion designer, filmmaker, musician…or practice any other form of art making, Paratissima Skopje invites you to show and share your work with new audiences.

The event will take place from 15-17 June, 2017 at the Youth Cultural Center in Skopje.

Eligibility Everyone from everywhere can participate at Paratissima Skopje and showcase their work; With this open call we welcome all artists and creative workers and encourage them to experiment, transform and trespass the conventional boundaries in expressing themselves and their work. How to apply? (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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United Nations University PhD Internship

Posted on March 20th, 2017 in Jobs & Internships, PhD, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2017  and 30 September each year Open to: international students living or working in developing countries and on their later stages of the PhD Remuneration: monthly stipend of EUR 1,600, travel grant, medical insurance

Description

Applicants must be enrolled in a PhD programme and have shown the ability to conduct research on developing economies. Preference will be given to candidate living or work in developing countries and who are at later stages of the PhD. The PhD Internship Programme gives registered doctoral students an opportunity to utilize the resources and facilities at UNU-WIDER for their PhD dissertation or thesis research, and to work with UNU-WIDER researchers in areas of mutual interest.

Eligibility Applicants must be enrolled in a PhD programme and... Read More »

The WISE Prize for Education

Posted on March 17th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: individual, or a team of up to six for an outstanding contribution to education Award: USD 500,000

Description

Established in 2011 by Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, the WISE Prize for Education is the first distinction of its kind to recognize an individual or a team of up to six people for an outstanding, world-class contribution to education. The WISE Prize for Education raises the status of education by giving it similar prestige enjoyed in other areas for which international recognition exists –such as literature, peace, and economics. The WISE Prize for Education Laureates are inspiring role models for all those dedicated to building the future of education as the foundation for a more secure, prosperous, and sustainable world. To... Read More »

Smart Villages Photography Competition

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

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: everyone, regardless of nationality, background, age and experience Prize: USD 2000 for the overall winner

Description

This competition focuses on how energy access changes the life of rural communities around the world, and the concept of “Smartness” i.e., not just provision of off-grid energy to villages, but how that energy is being used in productive, innovative, and even entrepreneurial ways to achieve sustainable development outcomes for the individuals and communities concerned.

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Everyone, regardless of nationality, background, age and experience, is welcome to participate and submit up to 3 photographs.

Prizes USD 2000 for the overall winner; USD 1000 for the runner-up; Two USD 500 prizes for each of the four categories.

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Next Generation WPS+GPS Symposium in Washington, D.C

Posted on March 9th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 June 2017 Open to: applicants between the ages of 25 and 40 years old, currently enrolled in or recent graduate of a Masters or PhD program in international affairs, security studies, gender studies, anthropology, political science, international development or a related discipline Venue: 12-19 November 2017 in Washington, D.C.

Description

WIIS is pleased to announce the launch of the Next Generation WPS+GPS Symposium. The five-day symposium will examine international security challenges from a gender perspective and bring together an international cohort of 24 graduate students (MA and PhD students). The symposium is scheduled to take place November 12-19, 2017 in Washington, D.C.

The symposium is a part of a larger initiative designed to bridge existing divides between the traditional security community and the Women,... Read More »

Summer School on Contemporary Art in Prishtina

Posted on March 8th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: visual art students, students of art history and curatorial studies, set design and film students, artists, architects, curators and anyone interested in art, architecture and art education Venue: 10–24 July, 2017, Prishtina, Kosovo

Description

Summer School as School is an art and schooling platform, stationed in Prishtina (Kosovo), with collaborating partners in Ljubljana, New York, Belgrade, Vienna, Oslo, Skopje, and Sarajevo. The programme for 2017 is structured as a hub with nine courses, combining theory-based and production classes, public lectures and presentations, guided tours, exhibitions and performances, producing a unique experience, and a model. Summer School as School is designed to unite and disseminate critical knowledge and address relevant challenges of today, implementing new models and... Read More »

JASSO Student Exchange Support Program

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

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: qualified international students Scholarship: monthly stipend for the scholarship 700 USD

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Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) offers scholarship for qualified international students who are accepted by a Japanese university, graduate school, junior college, college of technology (3rd grade or upper) or professional training college (hereinafter referred to as “Japanese school”) under a student exchange agreement or other student exchange arrangement on a short-term basis from 8 days to one year between Japanese school and their home higher educational institution outside Japan (hereinafter referred to as “home school”).

Eligibility Students enrolled in a regular course of study in a higher educational institution outside Japan (home school); Be accepted by Japanese school under a student exchange agreement... Read More »

Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship

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

Deadline: 13 April 2017 Open to: candidates from Central Europe, the Balkans, the Baltic States, Eastern Europe, Russia, Central Asia & the Caucasus Scholarship: include accommodation, transport

Description

The scholarship and the research grant are established to promote democracy, the respect of human rights, the rule of law, and the respect of law in international relations. Krzysztof Skubiszewski was the first Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs to be appointed after Poland regained its independence; he served from 1989 to 1993. Scholarships are available to pursue research and are awarded in the field of law, political science or contemporary history. The Foundation will grant one scholarship and two research grants for the academic year. Applications are invited for the Krzysztof Skubiszewski Scholarship and Research Grant for the... Read More »

UNESCO Global Youth Video and Photo Contest

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

Deadline: 12 March 2017 Open to: ages between 21 and 30 years old, then you are eligible to participate Prize: one mini iPad, conference invitation with travel and accommodation paid by UNESCO

Description

What would your life be like if you were somebody else? Have you ever imagined stepping into someone else’s shoes? What if that person was living next door? How would you feel? How would you react to a given situation? Through this contest, you can choose who you would like to be: you can decide to be anyone from your prime minister to your next door baker, and this only with a simple camera. “If I were…” invites you to experiment with somebody else’s life through a video (1-minute maximum) or a great... Read More »

2nd ASEF Young Leaders Summit

Posted on March 1st, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

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

Description

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 »