January 30, 2010

International Business Management Course

Aberdeen Business School at Robert Gordon University invites undergraduate students to apply for the International Business Management Course.

The new International Business Management degree has been designed to develop the managerial, business, intercultural and personal skills required in contemporary global business. The course is grounded in general business subjects and incorporates theory and practice which builds your understanding of international management today. 

Hungarian Government Scholarships

Through the Hungarian Scholarship Board Office, the Hungarian Minister of Education and Culture offers scholarships for foreign students and professors of higher education institutions as well as research fellows who intend to gain further professional experience in Hungarian institutions of higher education or research.

Student Conference in Maribor 2010

Annual Student Conference in Maribor will be organized on June 28 - July 8, 2010 in Maribor, Slovenia. SCiM (Student Conference in Maribor) is student conference organized by Student organization of University of Maribor. The department responsible for SCiM is department for international affairs. We organize a lot of projects during the year but SCiM is our biggest one. We can say that it has become a tradition that Student organization of University of Maribor organizes a student conference which purpose is to join students from different countries to debate about important issues of the society around us and to express their opinion through their critical point of view.

PhD in Social Sciences, Berlin

Humbolt University of Berlin and Berlin Graduate School of Social Sciences (BGSS) are calling for applications to the International Doctoral Program in Social Sciences starting in the fall of 2010. Outstanding academic records, methodological training, strong theoretical foundations, and a commitment to empirical research are expected. Applicants may submit their applications via the BGSS online platform in the period from January 5 to February 15, 2010.

January 29, 2010

Investigative Journalism Conference

Investigative journalists from the former USSR, Eastern Europe, Balkans, Caucasus, Middle East, Asia, Africa and Latin America are now welcome to apply for grants that will cover their travel and stay at the Global Investigative Journalism Conference 2010 at Geneva, Switzerland.

The organizers are particularly looking for journalists who are willing to show and share their experiences and work through presentations at the conference. If you are able to demonstrate how you worked with your life's best investigative story, you might pick up free tickets and stay at the conference in Geneva, Switzerland.

Master Scholarship in Media Studies

Young media specialists, journalism students and journalists from all countries are invited to apply for International Media Studies Master’s Program in Bonn, Germany. The program is sponsored by German Media Group Deutsche Welle, the University of Bonn and other organizations.

Application deadline: 30 April 2010
Eligibility: students from Africa, Asia, Latin America or Eastern Europe
Financial Assistance/Scholarship: Full scholarships will be awarded to ten applicants from Africa, Asia, Latin America or Eastern Europe

January 28, 2010

Generation’89 Project

Were you born in 1989? Are you a citizen of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Romania or the UK? Meet people from your generation! Join the “Generation ’89” project!

With the support of the “Citizenship” Programme of the European Union, the “Generation 89” project proposes to commemorate the fall of the communist systems in the European countries, through the lens of the young people born in 1989. The young people from Czech Republic, Romania, Poland, Belgium, UK, Germany, Hungary, Austria and Bulgaria have had different historical context in which they lived their lives, and one of the objectives of this project is to bring together these youngsters and to offer a space where they can share experiences and expectations for the future.

EU Studies Fair 2010

On the 12th and 13th of February 2010, European Voice will organise its 11th annual EU Studies Fair in Brussels, Belgium. This two-day education fair and networking event will bring together universities, prospective students, academic institutions and business professionals. Attendance for prospective students is free of charge.

The focus of the event is career advancement for young professionals by presenting postgraduate programmes in EU Studies, International Relations, Business, Law as well as internship and career opportunities.

This year for the first time the EU Studies Fair will be preceded by a visit to the European Union institutions and seminars on "European and International Studies" and "Business and Law". It will also include a series of interactive seminars on topics such as ‘The position of Europe in a changing world’ and “What is European Studies?”.

Contact e-mailevclassified@economist.com.
For more information and to register for the event go to the event website: http://www.eustudiesfair.com/.

January 27, 2010

European Youth Media Convention

Apply now for the European Youth Media Convention, which will be held in Berlin, at the European congress Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation, from 14 until 17 April 2010!

Extended application deadline: January 31, 2010.
Financial assistance: all participation costs are covered.
Eligibility: young journalists and media activists.

Would you like to be part of an European media project? Have you ever imagined becoming an EU correspondent? Are you generally interested in Europe and its media landscapes? Then you should apply for the European Youth Media Convention!

January 26, 2010

Summer Academy in Schloss Hofen

The Centre International de Formation Europeenne (CIFE) invites to apply for the annual North American European Summer Academy in Schloss Hofen, near Bregenz, Austria, which will be held from July 26th to August 7th, 2010. The general topic of the event: Relations Between Europe And North America. 

Deadline: applications are considered as soon as received. 
Eligibility: generally graduate students, but applications from students in their second and third year university studies and young professionals shall be also considered (about 20 participants). 

January 25, 2010

CEU Master Scholarships

Central European University (Budapest, Hungary) currently accepts applications for 2010/2011 Master programs in various disciplines (economics, international relations, European studies, gender studies, history, legal studies, political science, etc.). Full and partial study grants are available.

Black Sea Summer University 2010

Centre International de Formation Européenne (CIFE) organizes its annual "Black Sea Summer University". This year it will be held in Varna, Bulgaria, on August 11-17, 2010.

About 30 participants from European Union and from around the Black Sea will be accepted. The candidates must be graduate students, students in their second and third year university studies and young professionals.

January 24, 2010

Ukrainian Winter School 2010

Second Ukrainian Winter School 2010 “WINTER GOES ON!”, February 15-26, 2010

Fee: 249 Euros for two weeks 
Deadline: February 10, 2010  
Eligibility: all interested

The 2-week Ukrainian intensive course is created according to ALTE (Association of Language Testers in Europe) requirements and has communicative orientation. It mixes the language learning with unique Ukrainian cultural traditions, folk and modern songs, games, dishes, and so on. You will have the time to visit most interesting places in Lviv (National Art Gallery, Opera Theatre, ancient mountain High Castle, Open Air Museum…).

5th World Youth Congress

5th World Youth Congress in Istanbul, Turkey, 31 July - 13 August 2010

Financial aid: participation is free (accomodation and board provided), limited travel gratns are available
Deadline for applications: 31 January 2010
Open to: youth activists, young journalists, young educators, young artists, young entrepreneurs

The 5th in the great series of World Youth Congresses on Youth and Development will be held in Istanbul, Turkiye in 2010!

Global Model UN Conference 2010

Global Model UN Conference 2010 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 9-13 August 2010.

Financial aid: students from developing countries may be sponsored
Deadline for applications: 15 March 2010
Open to: university students

The United Nations Department of Public Information (UNDPI) is organizing the second annual Global Model UN conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on 9 – 13 August 2010 (including two days of pre-conference activities), for university students. The conference theme will be “Towards an Alliance of Civilizations – Bridging Cultures to achieve Peace and Development.”