News Literacy Summer Institute in Poznań 2017

Posted on March 15th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 April 2017 Open to: educators and trainers, journalists and other practitioners working in the media environment Venue: 9– 14 July 2017 in Poznań, Poland

Description

In 2014 News Literacy has been adopted in Poland, by the Faculty of Political Science and Journalism, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan. The university now proudly hosts the European Center for News Literacy, which will organize the third News Literacy Summer Institute in Poznań between July 9th and July 14th 2017.

The Summer Institute offers the opportunity for lecturers, teachers and students who would like to apply News Literacy and its core elements to their work. The Summer Institute will teach an advanced course and provide assistance to those who want to set up their own News Literacy course at their home university or... 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/Poland Co-Sponsored Fellowship Program 2017

Posted on February 23rd, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 14 April 2017 Open to: applicants from Africa, Arab states, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Latin America and Caribbean Fellowship: approximately  USD 392.85

Description

Applications are invited for 40 UNESCO/POLAND Co-Sponsored Research Fellowships for applicants from Africa, Arab states, Asia and the Pacific, Europe, Latin America and Caribbean. Fellowships will be given to undertake an individual research programme in the field of Science, Technology and Engineering.

Eligibility Hold the Bachelor’s or M.Sc. degrees; Be proficient in reading and writing English; Be a member of Africa, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean. Fellowship Free tuition and access to the university facilities based on the local regulations. Accommodation at the AGH UST Student Campus organised for fellows by the UNESCO AGH Chair. Monthly allowance of approximately  USD 392.85 corresponding to the salary of... Read More »

Lane Kirkland Young Leaders Scholarship Program

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

Deadline: 1 March 2017 Open to: candidates from Ukraine, Belarus, Russia, Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyz Republic Scholarship: approx. EUR 412.72 x 9 months + educational fees, accommodation in Poland, insurance, travel to and from Poland

Description

The Program is addressed to young leaders with higher education who are interested in the development of democracy, economy and civil society in their countries and in the region. The Program is realized in the form of a two-semester project course with Polish universities and at leat 2-week professional internships with public or private institutions.

FIELDS:

Economics and management; Administration / management (business, NGO, culture, environmental protection, health care, education); Public administration (government and local government); Law; Social science (social psychology, sociology); Political science and international relations; Journalism; Development policy. Eligibility Experts, politicians, employees... Read More »

New Approaches to Teaching History

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

Deadline: 22 January 2017 Open to: youth workers and students, between 18-26 years old, living in Germany or Poland Venue: 3-9 February 2017, Krzyzowa, Poland

Description The German-Polish relations in present and past are in the focus of this six-day project for students from Germany and Poland. The second main topic is the use of new media in exhibitions and in international youth work. The second main topic is the use of new media in exhibitions, museums and in (international) youth work on the example of the Krzyżowa-based exhibition “Courage and Reconciliation.“

You will use your theoretical knowledge to work on contents for the interactive visitor’s guide for the exhibition that will be available as a new tool for individual guests and... Read More »

WEASA 2017: Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy

Posted on December 27th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 19 February 2017 Open to: policy analysts, experts, advisers, civil servants, journalists, private sector specialists and NGOs from the Eastern Partnership region (i.e. Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine) Venue: 02– 15 July 2017 in Warsaw,  Poland

Description

The College of Europe Natolin Campus, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) and the Polish-American Freedom Foundation (PAFF) announce a call for applications for the fifth edition of the Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy (WEASA) which is scheduled to take place between 2 and 15 July 2017.

The WEASA 2017 edition will be devoted to the issue of “Digital Community: Security, Information and Economy”.

As such, the WEASA 2017 program aims to introduce participants to the growing role that the digital component plays in security, information and economy in the modern age.

As part... Read More »

EVS Volunteers 2017: The Polish Robert Schuman Foundation

Posted on December 26th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 8 January 2017 Open to: young people between 18 and 30 years, legally residing in one of the Program or Partner Countries Neighbouring the EU Costs: Erasmus+ EVS project (accommodation, insurance, local transportation, travel reimbursement and pocket money)

Description

The Polish Robert Schuman Foundation is looking for volunteers, who would like to join our Erasmus+ EVS project in 2017. The Foundation cooperates with 5 different receiving organizations:

Polish Robert Schuman Foundation in Warsaw: 2 volunteers / 12 months (starting date: September 2017); European Integration Club at the School Complex in Wojkowice: 2 volunteers / 10 months (starting date: October 2017); Special Kindergarten No 213 in Warsaw:2 volunteers / 10 months (starting date: September 2017) + 1 volunteer / 8 months (starting date: November 2017); Special Kindergarten No... Read More »

Summer School “Solidarity Beyond Borders”

Posted on December 16th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline:  15 January 2017 Open to: PhD and advanced MA students from all over the world studying political science, sociology Venue: 3-9 July 2017 in Warsaw, Poland

Description

Summer school “Solidarity beyond borders” is a 7-day course encompassing various theoretical and methodological aspects of transnational solidarity.  It will address such topics as: the legal basis of solidarity within the EU, network analysis on solidarity, research on Transnational Alternative Organisations, solidarity in public discourse, and more.

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Participants will have a unique opportunity to take part in seminars and workshops provided by leading European scholars working on solidarity issues. Students will also be offered comments and discussion on their own papers related to transnational solidarity. 4 ECTS points, a “transcript... Read More »

TechCamp Warsaw

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

Deadline: 25 November 2016 Open to: digital journalists, bloggers, and CSO activists from Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Tajikistan, Ukraine. Venue: 15-17 February, 2017, Warsaw, Poland

Description

2-day tech camp and 1-day conference on newest digital trends with top-notch coaches from across the world will take place in Warsaw, Poland from 15 to 17 February 2017.

TOPICS:

Critical Media Literacy: How to differentiate propaganda and manipulation from reliable content in the deluge of 24/7 information coming from digital sources? Inspiring examples of educational activities from experts in the field; Entrepreneurship for independent and sustainable journalism: How to reach financial self-sufficiency for truly independent reporting?... Read More »

EFYI’16 – European Forum of Young Innovators

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

Deadline: ongoing registration Open to: young innovators in the EU Venue: 24-25 October 2016,Lodz, Poland

Description

European Forum of Young Innovators is pleased to announce that on 24-25th of October 2016, the Foundation Poland Innovative in cooperation with the European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers (EURODOC), the National Representation of Doctoral Candidates in Poland (KRD) and the Marshal Office of Lodz, organize the first edition of the European Forum of Young Innovators – EFYI’16.

The main objective of the Forum is to create a European platform for the exchange of knowledge, experience and contacts between young innovators in the EU. The initiative aims also to encourage carrying out research in cooperation with industry and Polish research entities, as well as to promote international cooperation. The main concept... Read More »