Thought For Food Challenge

Posted on September 26th, 2016 in ContestsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 October 2016 Open to: team of 3-5 interested university students Prizes: all expenses paid trip to the TFF Global Summit, USD 15,000 in seed funding

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The #TFFChallenge was officially launched on September 14, 2016! The world’s best and brightest university students are to be called to tackle the grand challenge of feeding 9+ billion people by 2050. You’ll have the chance to win a trip to the TFF Global Summit and become immersed in an environment equipped with cutting-edge learning tools and resources, world-class mentorship from innovators and entrepreneurs, and funding for your project, all while creating lasting relationships and networking opportunities.

Eligibility

Teams of 3-5 university students and sidekicks from all over the world.

Price Startup Bootcamp &... Read More »

PhD/Graduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Reading

Posted on July 14th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1 August 2016 Open to: candidates with strong research interest and ability in Archaeology, Geography or Environmental Science Remuneration: fully funded for four years as a research student studying for a PhD (75% of time) and a teaching as (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); sistant (25% of time)

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Applications are invited for the post of Graduate Teaching Assistant. The appointed person will be registered for a Part-Time PhD, while holding a contract of employment from the University of Reading which encompasses both doctoral studies and teaching responsibilities with an associated salary.

This innovative participatory action research (PAR) project will explore how family relations and an ethics of care are sustained across space in the context of forced migration and seeking asylum... Read More »

Doctoral Research Fellowship “Symbolic nation-building in Eastern Europe” at University of Oslo

Posted on April 11th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 21 April 2016 Open to: candidates who hold Master’s Degree or equivalent in Slavic or East European studies and with very good knowledge of one of the Slavic languages Fellowship: NOK 430,500 – 475,400 (depending on level of expertise (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); )

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Two positions as Doctoral Research Fellows in “Symbolic nation-building in Eastern Europe” are available at the Department of Literature, Area Studies and European Languages, University of Oslo.

The persons appointed will be affiliated with the Faculty’s organized research training. The academic work is to result in a doctoral thesis that will be defended at the Faculty with a view to obtaining the degree of PhD. The successful candidate is expected to join the existing research milieu and contribute to... Read More »

VISAGE Student’s Photography Exhibition & Competition

Posted on March 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 9 April 2016 Open to: all students from every part of the world, aged 18-35 Awards: 600 EUR in prizes

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What are the core gender challenges in the society (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); ? Who is doing what and why, are the roles different between males and female? Are youths able to reach their goals despite their sexes? Visage project was founded as a group project from the Vienna, MA in Human Rights students in January, 2015. A group of four human rights students who shared a common concern for the issue of domestic violence against women.

Global issues such as domestic violence and gender inequality are too huge for us to tackle ourselves. The best way to do this is by... Read More »

Win a Scholarship for European Forum Alpbach in Austria

Posted on March 10th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31 March 2016 Open to: students or recent graduates under the age of 30 Venue: 17 August-2 September 2016, Alpbach, Tirol, Austria

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European Forum A (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); lpach 2016 will be held under the main topic “New Enlightenment” from 17 August till 2 September in Alpbach, Tirol, Austria. It will allow explorers from the fields of science, business, politics, arts and civil society to find inspiration through dialogue.

The Forum will start with the Seminar week, offering 16 topics for morning and afternoon seminars and will continue with symposiums covering health, technology, politics, economy, architecture and other fields.

Young participants have become an integral part of the European Forum Alpbach. Each year, the Forum welcomes more than 700 students and graduates whose attendance is enabled... Read More »

Apply for Career Integration Fellowship

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

Deadline: 15 April 2016 Open to: economists who obtained their Ph.D. and/or M.A. in North America, Australia/NZ or Western Europe and who are assuming a full-time academic position in any country in Central and Eastern Europe Fellowship: USD 7,200 per year/ f (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); or a period of 3 years

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The purpose of the fellowship is to make academic careers in the post-communist countries more attractive for such graduates by providing supplemental income to bridge the gap between academic and private sector salaries. The fellowship also provides a set of services designed to improve the academic environment for fellows.

The donors who provide funding for the fellowships have a desire to improve the quality of economics education in Central and Eastern Europe.... Read More »