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 Master, ScholarshipsRespond 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 »

TransparenCEE Project Manager

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

Deadline: 3 October 2016 Open to: BA or other advanced degree from an accredited college or university in a relevant field strongly preferred and at least 5 years of experience in project management, preferably in nonprofit sector Remuneration: competitive salary and benefits package (medical package included)

Description

TechSoup is looking for a community building enthusiast with strong project and network management background. The successful candidate should have passion, strong interest and a track record of working on technology for transparency and accountability, or civic engagement and community building projects.

The position will be based at TechSoup European headquarters in Warsaw, Poland. You will be working out of a creative and dynamic office in a highly matrixed environment and be ready to... Read More »

Living History in East-Central and Southeastern Europe

Posted on September 28th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Deadline: 30 October 2016 Open to: researchers in various disciplines engaged in the description and analysis of living history in East-Central and Southeastern Europe Venue: 20.02.2017-21.02.2017, Warsaw, German Historical Institute Warsaw Description Action, experience and emotion are the focus when it comes to performativity. In cultural studies, the performative turn has shifted the focus away from texts and structures to inquiries into actions performed and the bodily experiences involved in creating collective meaning. In the field of history terms such as “living history,” “doing history” and “reenactment” have been established to characterize the experiential component of various practices of reviving, restaging and appropriating events from the past in the present. The phenomena in question include battle reenactments and reconstructions of the past in museums, computer games and theme-based tourist attractions. Precise definitions... Read More »