Summer School on Soviet Mass Housing

Posted on March 29th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: May 1, 2017 Open to: MA students, postgraduates and junior researchers in the fields of anthropology, architecture, geography, history, urban planning, sociology, and other disciplines in social sciences and humanities Costs: participation in the school is free of charge


Sykhiv is the biggest housing estate of Lviv, initially planned and built through the 1970s and 1980s. Composed of 12 micro rayon, it was intended to become a home for 120 thousand workers of the south-eastern industrial hub of the city. The construction of residential buildings, most of which were of the same series, was completed according to original plans, but many public facility and infrastructural projects remained unfinished or unimplemented because of the economic crisis that began in late 1980’s. The systemic changes that... Read More »

5th Youth Kyiv Security Forum

Posted on December 22nd, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Open to: leaders aged from 22 to 35 (from all countries of Europe, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia, Moldova, UK) Deadline: 16 January 2017 Venue: 09 – 10 February 2017; Kyiv, Ukraine


The Open Ukraine Foundation offers you to become a member of one of the largest youth forums in Ukraine – the 5th Youth Kyiv Security Forum. Youth Kyiv Security Forum is the platform for discussion of current issues of international relations and foreign policy of Ukraine by young leaders.


For participation in the Forum, we invite leaders aged from 22 to 35 (from all countries of Europe, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia, Moldova, UK) who:

Have achieved a significant progress in education, politics, public sector, public activities and in the sphere of international relations; Have an active citizenship; Refer to matters... Read More »

Conference: The Ins and Outs of Socialism

Posted on December 8th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 January 2017 Open to: scholars who study different time periods and cities where socialist projects were either launched or collapsed in the 20th century Costs: organisers will provide accommodation in Lviv; a limited number of travel grants available

Description On August 25-27, 2017 the Center for Urban History will host a conference “The Ins and Outs of Socialism: Visions and Experiences of Urban Change in the Second World”.  This conference aims at bringing together scholars who study different time periods and cities, where socialist projects were either launched or collapsed in the 20th century, as well as those that are still in place. The theme of transition into and out of socialism and the (un-)making of socialist cities serves as entry points... Read More »

Special American Business Internship Training Program

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

Deadline: 9 December 2016 Open to: participants from Ukraine, Russia, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Central Asia Venue: February 25-March 18, 2017 in Washington, D.C.


SABIT is announcing its first two programs for 2017 and starting to recruit participants for Food and Beverage Packaging and Marketing and Road construction programs.

1. Food and Beverage Packaging and Marketing

The Food and Beverage Packaging and Marketing Program will aim to familiarise delegates with trends in packaging materials, processing and packaging related standards (ISO, HACCP, FSSC), branding and marketing, storage & shipping, innovative technologies and equipment for packing and packaging. The ideal candidate would be an executive or decision-making manager of a company involved in either:

Manufacturing packaging/packing materials which are used to package food or beverages; Contract packagers –companies... Read More »

Visegrad Scholarships EaP Program

Posted on November 21st, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 January 2016 Open to: students coming from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine Scholarship: 2,300 EUR/semester for the scholar + 1,500 EUR/semester for the host Description

The EaP chapter of Visegrad scholarships supports Masters and post-Masters (Ph.D./postdoc) studies/research stays at higher-education institutions in the V4 region specifically targeting scholars who are citizens of Eastern Partnership countries. The Scholarship Program is a specific program of the Fund created to facilitate academic exchanges by providing financial support to students or researchers who are citizens of the Eastern Partnership countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, (the Republic of) Moldova and Ukraine to study in the V4 countries: the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia (hereinafter the “Member States”).

Eligibility Students coming from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine; Min. study period is 1 semester, max. 2 semesters, or 4 semesters... Read More »

Volunteer at GoCamps in Ukraine!

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

Deadline: 31 January 2017 Open to: young people,  at least 18 years old, who speak English fluently and are enthusiastic to work with kids Venue: 3 or 5 weeks GoCamps all over Ukraine


Do you have or would like to get volunteer experience? Ukraine is calling for YOU to participate in a new wave of English summer camps for children in 2017, including those affected by the armed conflict in Eastern Ukraine. GOCamp is looking for English-speaking foreigners who would come to Ukraine and interact with the children in English, get great time, new friends and unforgettable experience! You will get special trainings and opportunity to share experience in following spheres: STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics), Leadership and... Read More »

Youth Exchange: Moving Borders

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

Deadline: 16 August 2016 Open to: young people aged 18-24, from Germany, Poland and Ukraine Venue: 16-25 September 2016, train ride Berlin-Warsaw-Lviv


The Moving Borders Train rolls again! For the second time a seminar with and for young people from Germany, Poland and Ukraine to reflect on the meaning of boundaries in their societies during a train journey between these three countries. Would you like to question the borders that affect you? Are you interested in transdisciplinary and intercultural issues important to you and your European friends?

Borders in our lives are not only limited to their political and administrative functions. Ideological, cultural, religious, social or language differences can create boundaries which emphasize existing divisions and often spoil any form of... Read More »

TC “Lviv International Model of United Nations”

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

Deadline: 20 August 2016 Open to: college students, MA or PhD students, and early career professionals from all over the world Venue: 7-9 October 2016, Lviv, Ukraine


Lviv International MUN 2016 will take place in the heart of Western Ukraine, city of Lviv, from 7-9 October 2016. The Secretariat is working very hard to create an incredible experience for students across the world, and they strongly believe that the conference will be the meeting point of both beginner and experienced delegates from all over the world. 

The simulation will enable the participants to obtain a multilateral view on world affairs, enhance their conflict resolution capabilities and develop their communication skills through role-play. Education is the most important aim of the Model and as it... Read More »

Exchange Program for Journalists in Ukrainian Media

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

Deadline: 20 August 2016 Open to: journalism students and young journalists with up to five years of experience Remuneration: EUR 600 per month


The Media Development Foundation and MYMEDIA are accepting candidates for the 2016 Journalism Exchange Program.

Journalism Exchange Program gives journalism students and young journalists a chance to improve their journalistic skills and acquire new professional experience by working in the best newsrooms around the country. Please note, that the internship can only take place in the city where one neither lived or studied. The selection is carried out on a competitive basis.

They offer: A paid (two weeks to two months long) internship in the newsroom of a TV, radio, online or print media outlet; A unique experience of living and working in a new city and region,... Read More »

Volunteering in Pidkamin Monastery, Western Ukraine

Posted on July 1st, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 13 July 2016 Open to: everybody from 18 years old Venue: 18 July 2016 – 30 July 2016 Village of Pidkamin, Lviv region, Western Ukraine


Pidkamin is a village in Lviv region in Western Ukraine and is famous for the picturesque landscapes, Devil’s rock and medieval monastery from XIII century. The Pidkamin Monastery not only served as a monastery but also as a fortress in times of war. The castle had a tragic history in XX century it served as a concentration camp of Soviets in the 30s, Nazi occupation, in USSR was converted to psychiatric hospital, but now it serves as a monastery again and the Monks are conducting renovation works. The aim of the project is to... Read More »