Undergraduate Scholarships in Macedonia

Posted on May 8th, 2017 in Bachelor, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 June 2017 Open to: foreign students Scholarship: tuition fees waiver, accommodation,  monthly allowance, health insurance, flight


The Ministry of Education and Science of The Republic of Macedonia announces this Call for Applications for students for the academic 2017/2018 who will study at public Universities in the Republic of Macedonia, where the teaching language is Macedonian. Successful candidates will spend a semester (during the summer period) intensively studying the Macedonian language, in order to prepare themselves for a successful start of the academic year, which starts in the fall of 2017. The Universities and the programmes available in Macedonia can be found on the websites of the Universities:

University St. Cyril and Methodius – Skopje; University St. KlimentOhridski – Bitola; University Goce Delcev – Shtip. Eligibility Read More »

Youth Forum: Refugees and Migrants in the New Media

Posted on April 4th, 2017 in EventsRespond to this post »

Better representation of migrants and refugees in the new media, increased youth media literacy and more initiatives for the promotion of diversity and integration were some of the main conclusions of the second Youth Forum “Refugees and Migrants in the New Media in South-East Europe and Central Europe”.

The realization of the event was also generously supported by the Visegrad Fund and the Central European Initiative (CEI). The Forum was organized by the Association for Education Mladiinfo International in partnership with Mladiinfo Slovakia, Mladiinfo Czech Republic, Mladiinfo Poland and DemNet Hungary. More than 60 young researchers, journalists and activists from around 15 countries shared their views on the ongoing migrant and refugee crisis, presented their own field... Read More »

International Fair of Contemporary Art – Paratissima Skopje

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

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


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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EVS in Macedonia for Slovak Volunteers

Posted on March 14th, 2017 in Volunteering, We RecommendRespond to this post »

Deadline: 25 May 2017 Open to: persons aged 18-30, coming from Slovakia Venue: Mladiinfo International Office – Skopje, Macedonia


Mladiinfo International – Skopje, Macedonia is looking for one enthusiastic EVS volunteer from Slovakia for an already APPROVED project, lasting 9 months and starting from September 2017.

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Activities of the volunteers will include:

Creating and editing content on the web platform www.mladiinfo.eu; Contributing to new Mladiinfo community building platform that will start from September 2017; Working on our Social Media channels in an international team environment (http://www.mladiinfo.net/?page_id=104); 25-30 volunteering hours per week; Free weekends and 2 additional free days per month. Eligibility Individuals aged 18-30 coming from Slovakia; Willing to work in an international environment. Benefits Covered single room in a shared flat in a walking distance from... Read More »

Codefest Marathon Ohrid 2017

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

Deadline:  28 February 2017 Open to:  youth (up to 16 years old), students (17 years old to Master studies) and Professionals (freelancers or non-students) Cost: participation at the Marathon is free for all selected participants.


Codefest Tech Festival is a well-known 3-day event in Southeast Europe that this year marks its 5th-anniversary edition. It is known by the many surprises it brings to the participants each year. The Festival unites all sides of the tech community – not only students, high schoolers and tech professionals, but also the tech business sector, the educational sector, startups and investment funds. The event is announced for 7th to 9th of April at Hotel INEX Gorica in Ohrid, Macedonia and is organised by STARTUP ZONE.

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Claire Manning: The Oklahoma Girl who Fell in Love with Macedonia and Bulgaria

Posted on February 24th, 2017 in Articles, My StoryRespond to this post »

11 June 2011, the USA. Claire Manning, a charming young lady from Oklahoma, knows very little about Eastern Europe. She has just graduated from the University of Chicago with a major in comparative human development. As she feels she wants to be a teacher, Claire applies for a placement with Teach for America. The day after her graduation ceremony, she is already on her way to a place where the aspiring teachers’ training is set to take place.

24 June 2016, Bulgaria. This is Claire’s last day as an English teacher at the foreign language school in the town of Sliven in the framework of Fulbright Bulgaria. She has spent the past two years in the town... Read More »

Jean d’Alembert International Fellowship

Posted on February 20th, 2017 in Archive2 Responses »

Deadline: 31 March 2017 Open to: scientists of all nationalities are eligible to apply Remuneration: salary of 2600 EUR net for the program “young researcher” and 3300 EUR net for the confirmed researchers


Through this program, the Paris-Saclay Excellence Initiative aims to enable highly qualified foreign scientists to spend long periods of time (from 6 to 12 months) in one of the laboratories within its perimeter. The University of Paris-Saclay would like to promote access to its master’s (nationally-certified degree) programs to international students, taught in its member establishments, and to make it easier for highly-qualified foreign students to attend its University especially those wishing to develop an academic project through research up to the doctoral level. The university of Paris-Saclay is... Read More »

Training Course on RE-EMPOWERING

Posted on January 25th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 5 February 2017 Open to: 27 youth workers, youth leaders, project managers, youth policy makers, educators, social workers from Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Portugal, Romania, Turkey Venue: 3-11 March 2017, Dolo, Italy

Description Immigration is a hot topic in Europe and is having an impact on each of us. How can we respond to it as a community and not only as an individual? What is the role that youth workers can play? This TC aims to answer these questions!

The objectives of the training course are:

To promote an open and creative training environment for non-formal learning; To support participants in getting familiar with the concept of resilience and empowerment; To improve participants’ competencies in supporting community empowering pro-cess; To support participants in mastering new empowerment... Read More »

Call for Applications TRAIN 2017

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

Deadline: 13 February 2017 Open to: think tanks from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia Costs: all costs will be covered by the organizers


The German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) launches its call for applications for the 2017 edition of the TRAIN Programme (Think Tanks Providing Research and Advice through Interaction and Networking).

Providing think tanks from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia with training and networking opportunities, the TRAIN Programme seeks to foster a fruitful policy dialogue between think tanks and political actors in the Western Balkans. During a series of seminars, participants will receive training on the conduct and efficient communication of policy research and will have the opportunity to exchange their... Read More »

TACSO People2People: Leadership Workshop

Posted on January 17th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 20 January 2017 Open to: CSO representatives or human rights activists, active in the areas of human rights Cost: fifteen participants will be provide with travel costs, visas, accommodation, meals and refreshments


TACSO People2People is organizing a Leadership Workshop for Rights-based CSOs between 27-31 March 2017 in Mavrovo, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.

This workshop aims to:

Nurture, support and strengthen the leadership capacity and resilience of CSO representatives and activists who are operating in changing and volatile circumstances; Bring together CSOs and activists working in the fields of human rights, LGBTIQ rights, women’s rights, children’s rights, minority rights and other rights based focus, from the Western Balkans and Turkey to share experiences working in various contexts; To share and develop tactics... Read More »