Winners of European Youth Award 2017

Posted on October 13th, 2017 in ArticlesRespond to this post »

United in digital innovation: #EYA17 Winners tackle today’s societal challenges

Cleaning up a city drowning in garbage, supporting people suffering from mental health problems and much more. It was a hard choice for the 24 experts selecting the best of 52 finalists of the European Youth Award (EYA) during the Onsite Jury Meeting in Prishtina, Kosovo. Hosted by the Innovation Centre Kosovo, the EYA Jury Experts met the challenge: 17 winners will be on stage at the EYA Festival in Graz end of November.

The European Youth Award called for innovative projects combining digital innovation with social value. 144 creative applicants from all over Europe and the Union for the Mediterranean stepped into the arena – and 17 passed three evaluation... Read More »

The Women Deliver Young Leaders Program

Posted on October 2nd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 13 October 2017 Open to: all young people, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or national origin are encouraged and welcome to apply Benefits: small grants, and a scholarship

Description

As a leading global advocate for the health, rights, and well-being of girls and women, Women Deliver brings together diverse voices and interests to drive progress for gender equality, with a particular focus on maternal, sexual, and reproductive health and rights. They build capacity, share solutions, and forge partnerships, together creating coalitions, communication, and action that spark political commitment and investment in girls and women.

Women Deliver’s Young Leaders Program trains elevate and empower youth advocates to catalyze action for gender equality, including the sexual and reproductive health and rights... Read More »

JICA Scholarships for Asian Students at Japanese Universities

Posted on September 18th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: ongoing Open to: Asian students Scholarship: fully funded

Description

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is offering scholarships for students who are studying at ‘partner schools’ in Asian countries. Selected students will come to Japan in around September 2017 to commence master’s or doctor’s program at participating Japanese Universities.

This initiative aims to enhance the circulation of competent human resources between Japan and Asian countries and to promote innovation in the whole Asia.

Scholarships are awarded in such fields as Science and Technology, and Engineering, especially, Information Technology, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, etc.

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Applicants must meet the following area for these scholarships:

Under 40 years of age (as of September 1st, 2017); Bachelor’s degree (as of... Read More »

Actors of Urban Change 2017-19

Posted on September 14th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 22 September 2017 Open to: participants who are based in one of the 47 Council of Europe member states, Kosovo or Belarus Grant: up to EUR 13,000

Description

Actors of Urban Change aims to achieve sustainable and participatory urban development through cultural activities and by using specific potentials of culture as driver and enabler of positive change. This is carried out by strengthening the competencies for cross-sector collaboration among actors from the cultural, public and private sectors. Through local projects, an international qualification program, Europe-wide exchange and individual coaching, our participants put those skills into practice.

Actors of Urban Change is a program by the Robert Bosch Stiftung in cooperation with MitOst e.V. After two stages (2013-15 and 2015-17)... Read More »

Apply to be an Obama Foundation Fellow

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

Deadline: 06 October 2017 Open to: individuals from all over the world Benefits: transportation and accommodation

Description

The Obama Foundation Fellowship program seeks to support outstanding civic innovators from around the world in order to amplify the impact of their work and to inspire a wave of civic innovation.

The Obama Foundation Fellows will be a diverse set of community-minded rising stars – organizers, inventors, artists, entrepreneurs, journalists, and more – who are altering the civic engagement landscape. By engaging their fellow citizens to work together in new and meaningful ways, Obama Foundation Fellows will model how any individual can become an active citizen in their community.

The inaugural class of 20 Fellows will be integral to shaping the program and... Read More »

Market Inspector Scholarship Offer 2017

Posted on September 13th, 2017 in GrantsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 31st October 2017 Open to: participants should have been born in one of the following countries: Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen Scholarship: USD 1,000

Description

Market Inspector, are a multicultural team of digital marketing enthusiasts, many of which have left their country of origin. Unity in diversity has allowed them to grow immensely as a company and is something they want to actively promote all over.

So, they gladly announce their first scholarship of USD 1,000 to support students from the 6 travel banned countries by the Trump administration: Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. We perceive our international working environment as our strongest competitive advantage, a principle that advances and broadens our existing knowledge.

Unfortunately, these days this... Read More »

International Scholarly Conference for Young Researchers

Posted on September 7th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 1st December 2017 Open to: people between 18-30 years old Costs: no fee

Description

The Department of History, Center for Polish and European studies of Jerzy Wladyslaw Giedroyc and Student scholarly society of humanities “Potluck” are glad to invite students, postgraduates and postdocs to participate in the International Scholarly Conference for Young Researchers “Exploring the Past: New Social History at the Crossroads of Methodological Trends”, which will take place on March 22-23, 2018 at the National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla academy”. This conference is the next from the series of annual international seminars “Exploring the Past…” launched this year and positioning itself as an academic forum for discussion on the methodology of historical research. The purpose of the conference is to create... Read More »

Scholarship Essay Contest 2017 by EssayPRO

Posted on August 23rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 21 September 2017 Open to: everyone Award: 500 USD for the winner

Deadline

The main goal is to make students’ lives better across the globe. This goes far beyond simply helping with academic assignments. There are an incredible amount of talented young men and women out there and they need to get heard!

Periodical Essay Writing Contest

EssayPRO would like to invite all of our soon-to-be Shakespeares to take part in our quarterly contest! If you feel like your work is worth more than just good grades, then hop on in!

The editors will choose the three best pieces of Word Art, with the authors receiving rewards.

Eligibility

No specific requirements needed.

Our editors and five of... Read More »

5th Trilateral Youth Forum in Potsdam

Posted on August 23rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 8 September, 2017, 23.59 CET Open to: participants from Germany, Poland and Russia, 18-26 years old Venue: Berlin, Potsdam – Germany

Description

Are you interested in the relations between Germany, Russia and Poland? Do you want to exchange your opinion and views on the three countries’ common past, present and future with other young, active people? Would you like to work on different group projects to improve the current relations between these countries? If yes, don’t hesitate and apply for the German-Polish-Russian Trialogue!

The Trilateral Youth Forum is organized by the Alumni Association of the German-Russian Youth Parliament (DRJUG e.V.) in a partnership with Forum Mlodych Dyplomatow and the Foundation for International Youth Exchange (FMMO), and is sponsored by the Darr Foundation, and Metro.

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Call for Two Facilitators at European Platform on Learning Mobility

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

Deadline: 20 August 2017 Open to: young people and policy makers, and stakeholders Venue: 23-25 January 2018, France

Description

The conference intends to explore youth learning mobility from the perspective of policy and support, cross-sectoral cooperation, and research. It will also continue to give a prominent space to the dimension of inclusion in mobility projects. The conference aims at sending a political message on the benefits of quality in learning mobility for young people.

The 2018 conference revolves around the issue, and subjective term, of quality in learning mobility. The concept of quality will be addressed in a transversal manner throughout the event. By raising awareness of subjective interpretations of various stakeholders and from different sectors, and elaborating the benefits for... Read More »