“Tackling Intolerance and Discrimination – A Tool Box”

Posted on September 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 October 2016 Open to: youth workers from Italy, France, Spain ,Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands, Croatia and Malta Venue: 2-9 December 2016, Giovinazzo, Italy Description

The training course “Tackling Intolerance and Discrimination- A Tool Box” aims to provide youth leaders and educators with new ideas for workshops and training sessions in their work with marginalized young people facing discrimination in their community.

Along this line, the training course intends to share methods of anti-discrimination work with its participants in order to strengthen their daily work with young people. Workshops, simulation exercises, role plays and debates will be exercised with the participants to give them a learning experience and to explain them their strength and weaknesses. The participants will receive time to design own exercises... Read More »

Think Out of the Box: Call for EVS Volunteers!

Posted on September 29th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 08 October 2016 / Italy and Portugal; 21 October 2016/ Greece  Open to: young people from Macedonia willing to volunteer abroad, aged 18-30  Costs: all costs are covered by Erasmus+ Program/ for the period of the duration of the project of 7 months

About the program

Association for Education MLADIINFO INTERNATIONAL is looking for young people who would like to become EVS volunteers in Italy, Portugal and Greece. The project aims to engage  young people from Macedonia to help the young people from the world that need a particular support to fulfill their educational potential as they are challenged by many educational disadvantages caused by either personal, social, cultural or economic circumstances.

The activities that the volunteers will be involved in during... Read More »

Regional Scholarships – University of Milano

Posted on August 31st, 2016 in Archive1 Response »

Deadline: 30 September 2016 Open to: students enrolled at the University of Milan who meet the income, merit and academic continuity criteria Scholarship: the value of the Scholarship depends on the student’s geographical origin


DSU regional scholarships – University of Milano regional scholarships consisting of a sum of money and free access to refectory services are covered by DSU benefits (Education incentive Programme – Diritto allo studio). Financed by the Lombardy government and the Ministry for Education, regional scholarships are guaranteed to all eligible applicants thanks to extra funds provided by the University.

The scholarships are awarded yearly, via competition, to university students meeting certain merit, income and regular attendance requirements, provided they are regularly enrolled in degree or postgraduate programmes.

Eligibility Students enrolled at the... Read More »

TC “Non-Formal Education in Action” for New Youth Trainers in Italy

Posted on August 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 4 September 2016 Open to: Youth workers, Trainers, Youth leaders from Belgium – FR, Croatia, Cyprus, Germany, Italy, Norway, Portugal, Spain Venue: 8-16 November 2016, Pesaro, Italy


Participation of young people is one of the key questions that youth workers address in their work. Since youth work holds a variety of instruments to foster youth participation, the project aims to strengthen organizations in making best use of the power of the educational impact of their projects improving the quality and expertise of their youth worker in planning, implementing and evaluating educational programs both at local level both at international through youth exchanges and EVS.

The project aim to enhance capacities of organizations in the youth sector in implementing educational... Read More »

Fully-Funded International PhD Scholarships at Scuola Normale Superiore

Posted on August 25th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 August 2016 Open to: international and Italian students Scholarship: full financial support: including tuition, fees, and a cost-of-living stipend;


Scuola Normale Superiore is awarding up to 91 fully funded Ph.D. scholarships for the academic year 2016-2017. The mission of Scuola Normale is to select the best students and provide them with the most favorable conditions to develop their talents. Scholarships are available for pursuing Ph.D. research programme.

Scholarships are awarded in the following fields: Classics; Cultures and Societies of Contemporary Europe; Cultures and Societies of Modern Europe; Financial Mathematics; Mathematics; Methods and Models for Molecular Sciences; Nanosciences; Neurosciences; Philosophy; Physics and Political Science and Sociology.

Eligibility International and Italian students; Candidates who, irrespective of their citizenship, have an Italian Laurea Magistrale (MA/MS degree) or an equivalent degree from... Read More »

PhD Candidate in the Field of Energy Retrofit of Historic Buildings

Posted on August 24th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 September 2016 Open to: candidates with master thesis or comparable academic degree in a relevant field,  good knowledge of Italian and English, written and spoken and knowledge of building physics Scholarships: EUR 1,400 (max 36 months) plus funding for educational activities (EUR 1,370 per student)


The objective of this PhD position is to deepen the knowledge on how to save energy in renovation of historic and protected buildings in a cost efficient way without losing their heritage value. The research will assess replicable procedures on how experts can work together with integrated design to maintain both the heritage value of the building and at the same time make it energy efficient. At the same time, it will identify conservation compatible retrofit solutions in... Read More »

Community Manager at PlayWood

Posted on August 10th, 2016 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing application process Open to: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience Remuneration: paid position


PlayWood is a modular furniture system that uses 3d print connectors and boards to make desks, shelves and stools. The startup is based in Reggio Emilia Italy and as worldwide client. PlayWood has a mission to inspire creativity. Through the use of eco-friendly recyclable materials, the main aim is to satisfy the needs of clients. PlayWood products are innovative, easy to use and suitable to the evolution of your business. Most of working spaces were designed according to industrial models for business that have evolved into different directions.

The Community Managers are outgoing and reliable hands-on captains. They love making people happy, and are motivated to go above and beyond to make sure... Read More »

PhD Program in Economics and Finance in Milan

Posted on August 9th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 5 September 2016 Open to: applicants of all ages and nationalities who hold an Italian degree or a foreign academic qualification already recognized as equivalent Scholarships: EUR 13,600 -16,200 gross per year


The “Università Cattolica di Milano” and the “Università di Milano – Bicocca” offer a joint Ph.D. Program in Economics/ in Economics and Finance.

This program draws on the experience not only of the “Graduate Program in Public Economics” but also of the Ph.D. in Economics (DEP), and of the Ph.D. in “Financial markets and institutions” (MEIF).

The first four terms of the Program are devoted to advanced courses, details can be found here. During the second and third year students work on their individual research under the supervision of a member of the... Read More »

Sqore – Your Source for Opportunities!

Posted on August 9th, 2016 in ArticlesRespond to this post »

What started 6 years ago as a popular listing site called Student Competitions (www.studentcompetitions.com) has evolved into Sqore. A service that was built to take you places through competitions. Sqore challenges students and young professionals around the world to demonstrate their skills and win scholarships, travel grants, and more. The idea is simple, your background is irrelevant, it’s all about how much you know about a topic. Equal access opportunities for all! Why? Because Sqore believes that the best talent may not have the same financial outlook as others, but they deserve a chance to prove how good they really are. To do this, Sqore partners with Universities, High Schools, Business Schools, Companies, and more around the world to... Read More »

YE: “#RECRAFT16: Rural Entrepreneurship, Craft your future!”

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

Deadline: 10 August 2016 Open to: Italy, Poland, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia Venue: 1 – 9 September 2016, Giovinazzo, Italy


Youth unemployment is generally tied with countries economic state, however creativity and finding ways to bypass the big problems, may help young people in improving their economic well- being. The Youth Exchange “RE-CRAFT: Rural Entrepreneurship, Craft your future!” will be dedicated to the unemployment problems and entrepreneurship opportunities of young people living in rural areas.

Eligibility Must be between 18-25 years old; Be highly motivated in crafting and entrepreneurship; Handcrafting skills relevant to enrich the project; Have experience in creating new things-objectsusing different materials; Have a good conduct in English. Costs

All costs regarding accommodation and food will be covered by organizers. Travel costs will be reimbursed according to Erasmus+ rules.... Read More »