World Summit Awards 2017

Deadline: 15 June 2017 Nominations are open for World Summit Awards (WSA) 2017, a non-monetary award system with a focus on sustainable knowledge transfer through a worldwide network. The World Summit Award is a unique awards system, selecting and promoting local digital innovation with high social impact. Combining an ongoing series of international events and activities with a global network ... Read More »


The fellowship is aimed at journalists and bloggers who would like to advance their knowledge in the area of sciences. The fellows get the opportunity to attend the Falling Walls Lab, Falling Walls Venture and the Falling Walls Conference as well as an additional programme in Berlin around 8 and 9 November 2017. The fellowship includes travel expenses, accommodation and ... Read More »

International Summer School ‘Inequality of Educational Opportunities’

Deadline: 21 April 2017 Open to: senior undergraduates, doctoral students, and institutional academics Venue: 2– 7 July 2017 in Moscow, Russia Description The IOE International Laboratory for Education Policy Analysis and the HSE Institute of Education invite applications for the upcoming INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL on education inequality research, which is to take place in Moscow, Russia on JULY 2–7, 2017. By enabling vibrant opportunities to learn ... Read More »

The Kraków Intellectual Property Law Summer School 2017

Deadline:  31 July 2017 Open to: students and young professionals from around the world Venue: 11– 16 September 2017 in Kraków, Poland Description The Jagiellonian University invites graduate and postgraduate (PhD) law students as well as young professionals to the Kraków Intellectual Property Law Summer School 2017. The programme will take place from September 11 to 16, 2017. The programme is conducted in English. The ... Read More »

The School Enterprise Challenge 2017

Application Deadline: June 30, 2017 Eligible Regions: Open for All Location: Online Benefits Every school will have the opportunity to earn their Award level certificate by completing the three steps of their level and meeting the minimum criteria. There are prizes available at every step of the programme, including $50,000 USD in cash prizes, regional conference places, laptops and cameras. ... Read More »

Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) Meeting 2017

Deadline: 1st May, 2017  Venue: Boston, USA Date: 13th October, 2017 The 10th annual Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) meeting will take place October 13-15, 2017 at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts. The meeting will bring together more than 1,100 innovative student leaders to make Commitments to Action in CGI U’s five focus areas: Education, Environment and Climate change, Peace ... Read More »

Academy Robert Bosch Fellowships at Chatham House

Deadline:  31 May 2017 Open to: citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia and Ukraine Fellowship: a monthly stipend of approximately £2,100.  Modest provision is made for the costs of relocation, fieldwork, and possible publication costs Description The Queen Elizabeth II Academy for Leadership in International Affairs is now inviting applications for Academy Robert Bosch Fellowships (Russia and Eurasia). The fellowships will ... Read More »

OSF Eurasia Programme Fellowships at The University of Tartu (Estonia)

Deadline:  4 May 2017 Open to: citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan Fellowship: travel, visa, accommodation, health insurance and living costs during the fellowship period. Specifically, the PhD candidate will receive a monthly scholarship of 1200 euros, while the Post-Doctoral Fellow will receive a net salary of 1500 euros per month Description The University of Tartu (Estonia) announces ... Read More »

World Forum for Democracy 2017 in France

Deadline:  30 April 2017 Open to: any public or private organisation Venue: 8-10 November 2017 in Strasbourg, France Description The World Forum for Democracy is a platform for dialogue and innovation dedicated to democracy which promotes the Council of Europe principles across the world. A unique event of its kind, it deals with challenges facing democracy taking as a starting point innovative initiatives and ... Read More »

Micro Residency programme 2017/18 in Edinburgh, Scotland

Deadline: 28 April 2017 Open to: artists working in any discipline at any stage of their career Fellowship: GBP1,000 stipend, Studio, Accommodation, etc Description Applications are invited from artists working in any medium for the 2017/18 Micro Residency Programme at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop. The Micro Residency program is a research and development opportunity for artists at any stage of their career. Designed to foster experimentation ... Read More »