ERA-NET Sumforest call for Transnational Collaborative Research Projects: Sustainable Forests for the Society of the Future

Deadline: 17 June 2016 The ERA-NET Sumforest, funded by the European Union, currently invites proposals for collaborative research and development of transnational consortia of research organizations and companies, under the topic- Sustainable Forests for the Society of the Future. Thematic Areas      The scientific scope of the present call for proposals addresses collaborative projects in three research areas which are incorporated into the following three topics of this … [Read more...]

Asia-Europe Foundation: Journalists’ Workshop on “Asia-Europe Digital Connectivity”

Deadline: 14 March 2016 The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF) is inviting applicants for ASEF Journalists’ Workshop on “Asia-Europe Digital Connectivity” to provide an opportunity for 20 journalists to come together to share their professional media experiences and perspectives from national and regional levels, in a direct exchange with their regional counterparts.  It is a two day event which will be held from 7-11 May 2016 in Guangzhou, China. This workshop will be a platform for the … [Read more...]

Alfred Toepfer Natural Heritage Scholarships: Inviting Young Professionals from Europe

Deadline: 14 May 2016 The EUROPARC Federation is seeking applications for its Alfred Toepfer Natural Heritage Scholarships to support young professionals and graduated students willing to undertake study visits in Protected Areas in 2017. Objectives The Alfred Toepfer Foundation awards three Alfred Toepfer Natural Heritage Scholarships to promising young conservationists with practical experience in the field of nature conservation and in the work of protected areas. The programme … [Read more...]

University of Queensland Australia: Inviting Students for European Global Leaders Scholarship

Deadline: 30 April 2016 The University of Queensland (UQ) Australia is seeking applications from Students for European Global Leaders Scholarship in order to provide them the opportunity to learn from UQ experts in the Business, Economics and Law areas and to build professional experience with mentoring opportunities to engage with industry and may also include an internship experience. The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching institutions that … [Read more...]

Google AdCamp 2016: Inviting Students from Across Europe, Middle-East and Africa

Deadline: 1 March 2016 Google invites students to participate in its AdCamp program, offering a collaborative curriculum focused on Google’s advertising sales and services operations, an overview of Google’s ad products and insight into the industry. Up to 50 current university students will be selected to participate in an all-expense-paid AdCamp experience at one of Google’s offices. The AdCamp programs for Europe, Middle-East and Africa will take place from 13 - 15 of July 2016 at Google's … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Regional Youth Exchange Programme on Gender Equality

Deadline: 1 April 2016 Swedish Institute Alexandria (SwedAlex) and the Danish Egyptian Dialogue Institute (DEDI) are currently inviting young people from the EU-MENA region to apply for its Regional Youth Exchange Programme in Alexandria, Egypt, with an aim to conceptualize a gender agenda that is conducive and sustainable. The four days program will include interactive activities mainly based on participant’s insights and knowledge. Themes The programme will address the following … [Read more...] 2016 Connecting Continents Grants for African-European Journalists

Deadline: 8 June 2016 Connecting Continents is a pilot project offering working grants for mixed teams of African and European journalists to investigate financial governance in Africa. The project is launched by in cooperation with Oxfam Novib, which provides the money for the grants. Funding available The Program provides €100,000 for working grants for Sub-Saharan African journalists collaborating with European colleagues. Eligibility Criteria Only intercontinental … [Read more...] 2016 Cross-Border Grants to Support Journalism in Europe

Deadline: 7 March 2016 is inviting European journalists for its Cross-Border Grants 2016 to support teams of journalists from several countries working out of each their country on a common story thus compiling multiple research competencies and safeguarding publication to various audiences. occasionally supports individual journalists working on European stories. Publication to multiple audiences and in several countries is considered important in order to … [Read more...]

Advocate Europe: Seeking Unconventional and Transnational Projects Proposals!

Deadline: 8 March 2016 MitOst in cooperation with Liquid Democracy are seeking applications for Advocate Europe which is an annual idea challenge for European initiatives and projects funded by Stiftung Mercator. Advocate Europe is looking for unconventional and transnational project proposals which strengthen connection and cohesion in Europe. Advocate Europe is aimed at civil society actors who are looking for start-up funding and support to implement sustainable ideas in the fields of civic … [Read more...]

European Commission: Capacity Building in Support of Border Management and Migration Management in Georgia

Deadline: 26 February 2016 The European Commission is seeking proposals from organisations to enhance the capacities of Georgian civil society, particularly via networking, and to contribute to the capacities of the other state led process in the field of migration in line with relevant EU-Georgia Agreements, in particular the Visa Liberalization Action Plan. Objectives Promote rights of migrants, protect migrants against exploitation and exclusion, and support the fight against … [Read more...]

Be a Part of European Youth Event 2016 & Make Your Voices Heard!

Deadline: 31 January 2016 Are you aged between 16-30 years?Are you a resident of European Union member state? Do you have an innovative solution regarding the future of the youth? If yes, then be a part of European Youth Event 2016. Young Europeans are invited to attend European Youth Event (EYE) 2016 which will take place in the European Parliament seat in Strasbourg from 20-21 May 2016 and will provide a unique opportunity for thousands of young Europeans to make their voices heard. During … [Read more...]

ISRF Mid-career Fellowship Competition 2016: Scholars from Europe can apply for Grants of up to £60,000

Deadline: 19 February 2016 The Independent Social Research Foundation (ISRF) is currently inviting applications for its ISRF Mid-career fellowship competition (MCF3) 2016. ISRF wishes to support independent-minded researchers to explore and present original research ideas which take new approaches, and suggest new solutions, to real world social problems. Grants available & Duration The grants up to a maximum of £60,000. The Duration period of up to one year, and must be taken up … [Read more...]

Be a Part of Next Generation Women Leaders Workshop in Paris!

Deadline: 8 March 2016 McKinsey & Company is inviting female students and experienced professional across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa for Next Generation Women Leaders three days workshop in Paris from 12th-14th May, 2016. It is an unrivalled opportunity to explore the importance of women in leadership and the impact women leaders are having on the economy, to shape women’s own leadership styles by playing to her strengths and to understand how McKinsey can help women grow her … [Read more...]

Humanity in Action: 2016 Fellowship Program in Europe

Deadline: 14 February 2016 Humanity in Action is seeking applications for its 2016 fellowship program in Europe from university students and young professionals to take part in one of the four international Humanity in Action Fellowship programs in Berlin, Copenhagen, Warsaw or Atlanta/USA in the early summer of 2016. Humanity in Action is an international educational organization to educate, inspire and connect a global network of students, young professionals and established leaders … [Read more...]

Erasmus Mundus – Al Idrisi II Mobility Scholarships: Inviting Students from Europe and North Africa!

Deadline: 12 January 2016 Erasmus Mundus - Al Idrisi II provides scholarships for undergraduate students from Europe and North Africa. The grants are financed by the European Commission and include a monthly subsistence allowance, travel expenses, insurance costs and tuition fees if applicable. Erasmus Mundus - Al Idrisi II is a scholarship scheme for exchange and cooperation between Europe and North Africa that will establish an active institution-based mobility network among 19 North African … [Read more...]

Applications Open for WIA-Europe 2016 Student and Young Professional Awards!

Deadline: 12 February 2016 Women in Aerospace- Europe (WIA-Europe) is seeking applications for its 2016 Student and Young Professional Awards to recognize the achievements of outstanding individuals in aerospace and upcoming talents of young professionals and students. WIA-Europe envisions a world where Europeans collaboratively created an aerospace sector with an inclusive representation. WIA-Europe Objectives Be a networking platform for women in aerospace; Attract more women to the … [Read more...]

Women in Aerospace-Europe(WIA-Europe): Call for Grants 2016

Deadline: 12 February 2016 Are you interested in applying for a grant to attend an aerospace conference or workshop in 2016? Women in Aerospace-Europe(WIA-Europe) is inviting applicants for its 2016 (1st semester) Grants Programme to encourage and support upcoming talents of young professionals and students. WIA-Europe is passionate about expanding women’s opportunities for leadership and increasing their visibility in the aerospace sector. It believes in the importance of recognizing … [Read more...]

Transatlantic Post-Doctoral Fellowship for International Relations and Security (TAPIR)

Deadline: 1 February 2016 The Transatlantic Post-Doc Fellowship for International Relations and Security (TAPIR) at Research and Development Corporation (RAND) is open to candidates who have recently received their doctorate in social and political sciences or economics and whose research focuses on topics of international relations and/or international peace and security issues. Fellowships are granted for duration of 24 months to prepare fellows for a career in policy-oriented and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and Africa: Supporting Economic and Social Development of Local Communities!

Deadline: 31 March 2016 The Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and Africa (MCFEA) is currently accepting applications from organizations throughout Europe and Africa to support projects that align with environmental conservation, environmental education and poverty alleviation. A special priority is projects that combine conservation with the economic and social development of local communities.  Grants are to organizations for one year. The Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Mid-Term Review of the Human Rights Project Series

Deadline: 30 December 2015 The Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF), together with its partners-the Raoul Wallenberg Institute (RWI), the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development, and the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs are seeking proposals for mid-term review of the human rights project series. These dialogues, which follow the format of a 3-day seminar, are intended to foster discussion and exchange of ideas on the promotion and respect of human rights in all 53 … [Read more...]