Klaus Toepfer Fellowship Programme

Posted on March 27th, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 May 2017 Open to: early-career conservation professionals in the natural resource sector Fellowship: free accommodation and boarding at the training venue and during excursions, as well as a contribution towards their travel expenses

 Description

The application process to the 2017-2019 cycle of the Klaus Toepfer Fellowship Programme for Future Leaders in Nature Conservation from the Countries of Central and Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, West and Central Asia is open from now on, until 30 May, 2017. The extra-occupational program combines learning on international best conservation practice and policy with management training, network development and a transfer project. Over a period of 1.5 years, four training modules are conducted at the International Academy for Nature Conservation on the Isle of Vilm in English language. The Klaus Toepfer Fellowship Programme is... Read More »

The Collective Global Accelerator 2017 in London, UK

Posted on March 27th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: all countries Costs: all expenses covered

Description

The Collective Global Accelerator is looking for you! Spend 4 weeks in London this summer and get training and workshops, mentoring, and access to the network and investors. The programme is fully-funded by The Collective Foundation. The programme runs from August 7th until September 4th.

The programme serves entrepreneurs and innovators from all over the world. At CGA, you’ll get the mindset, tools, and network to help you scale your social enterprise and become an extraordinary entrepreneur.

Eligibility You are between 20 and 35 years old; You run an organization in the start-up phase (0-3 years old). It can be either for-profit or not-for-profit. You can also apply with just an idea, but it would help then... Read More »

Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships for Developing Countries

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 in Master, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 12 May 2017 Open to: citizens of developing Commonwealth countries Scholarship: GBP18,000 per scholarship

Description

Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholarships are offered for citizens of developing Commonwealth countries. These scholarships are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), with the aim of contributing to the UK’s international development aims and wider overseas interests, supporting excellence in UK higher education, and sustaining the principles of the Commonwealth.

Purpose: To contribute to development needs of Commonwealth countries by providing training for skilled and qualified professionals in key development areas.

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To apply for these scholarships, you must:

Be a citizen of a developing Commonwealth country, refugee, or British protected person; Be permanently resident in a developing Commonwealth country; Hold a first degree of at least upper second class... Read More »

Young Ambassadors Programme

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

Deadline: 15 April 2017 Open to: people from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply, including recently arrived migrants, as well as representatives of minority communities Venue: July 14-21, 2017, Caux, Switzerland

Description

The “Young Ambassadors Programme” (YAP) is part of the European Project of Initiatives of Change (IofC), which aims to bring together young people caring about the future of Europe.

The program consists of two days training designed specifically for the Young Ambassadors (14th-16th July), followed by full participation in the AEUB forum (17th-21st July).

Launched in 2014, Addressing Europe’s Unfinished Business (AEUB) is an Initiatives of Change program that seeks to engage European citizens from all backgrounds to conceive and participate in actions developing a spirit of partnership... Read More »

PhD Studentship Cultural and Media Studies

Posted on March 16th, 2017 in Jobs & InternshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 7 May 2017 Open to: international students Remuneration: USD 16,916

Description

The University of Worcester is seeking to expand its research strength in Media and Cultural Studies. In the government’s last Research Excellence Framework, Research Fortnight identified Worcester as the most improved university in the UK. Researchers in the Media and Culture course team contributed to that success and continued to produce publications of regional, national, and international significance. They are now seeking aspiring researchers who will benefit from that environment and who could, at the same time, consolidate and re-shape our existing research specialisms. As a postgraduate researcher, you could also help enhance our University-wide focus on producing distinctive research in Arts, Culture and Heritage.

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Call for participants on Cinema for Social Rights

Posted on March 13th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 24 tMarch 2017 Open to: youth workers working with young people and from Council of Europe member states Cost: international travel costs will be reimbursed and accomodation provided

Description Youth Social Rights Network, supported by the European Youth Foundation of the Council ofEurope, in the period of 2017, will be implementing a set of activities, also known as“  The Cinema for Social Rights -Supporting the process of improvement of social rights for young people in Europe”, so as to improve access to social rights of young people by advocating for placing the implementation ofRecommendation CM/Rec(2015)3 on the agenda of different stakeholders in Council of Europe member states, and by improving structured dialogue for improvement of access to social rights for young people and implementation ofRecommendation C M/Rec(2015)3(also referred to as the“Enter! ecommendation”) Eligibility Youth workers working with... Read More »

Regional Restoration Camps 2017

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

Deadline: 31 March / 12 May/ 30 June 2017 Open to: applicants from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania and Serbia Scholarship: tuition, on-site accommodation with breakfast, camp materials and tools, emergency health insurance and planned excursions

Description

Regional Restoration Camps have had a long and successful journey and this the moment to celebrate each of the participants, each lecturer, each craftsperson and partner that contributed to making the RRCs what they are today while creating new opportunities for more young professionals of the region. Read more below about each topic and location:

Building conservation & interpretation; Conservation of museum artefacts & interpretation; Dynamic heritage interpretation; Historical crafts and entrepreneurship. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

The 2017 Regional Restoration Camps will provide participants with engaging lectures... 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 »

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.

Description

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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World Conference Journalists Fellowship

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

Deadline: 15 March 2017 Open: U.S. and international students at the undergraduate level Cost: full and partial support to cover economy airfare, accommodation will be provided

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The world conference of science journalists 2017 is excited to offer to travel fellowships for professional and student attendees from the U.S. and abroad. These fellowships are intended to enable those who otherwise could not attend to join us for the conference in San Francisco.

Eligibility WCSJ2017 will provide special training, mentoring, editing, and publication opportunities for students interested in writing, editing, or producing science news, information, or commentary for the public as a career. Priority for these fellowships will be given to U.S. and international students at the undergraduate level, although graduate students in... Read More »