Young interns who work in EU institutions in Brussels want to be paid for their work. They have been protesting and lobbying for months and have even brought the case to the court. What are their complaints about and will Brussels accommodate their demands?
The Internet Society organizing committee is looking for 25 people under the age 25 who are using the Internet to create opportunities in ways we’ve never thought of. The candidates are the next generation of innovators, entrepreneurs, and game changers. The deadline for applications is 31st of May.
The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) invites young people to take part in Green Talents Award 2017. It is an International Forum for High Potential Individuals in Sustainable Development targeted to promote the international exchange of innovative green ideas. The deadline to apply is 23 May.
Young people from all over the world are welcome to apply for the International Youth Friendship Camp. IYFCamp is a platform camp designed for participants to assemble and meet other young people and to have meaningful experiences by engaging in significant activities. This year’s theme for the event is “The role of the younger generation in making the world a better place”. The camp focuses on international friendship, social awareness, and cultural exchange. The IYFCamp will take place on 21 – 26 August, in Bali, Indonesia. The deadline for all application is 30 June.
Each year, the Rotary Foundation selects up to 100 professionals from around the world to receive fellowships to study at one of the world’s peace centres. Through academic training, practice, and global networking opportunities, the Rotary Peace Centers program develops leaders who become catalysts for peace and conflict prevention and resolution. These fellowships cover tuition and fees, room and board, round-trip transportation, and all internship and field-study expenses. Deadline to apply is 31st of May.
Young people from all over the globe are welcome to apply for the Preparing Global Leaders Summit. PGLS2017 is an intensive, week long programme of practical simulations, workshops, and public speaking exercises delivered by the world’s leading experts and professionals. The event will take place in Moscow on 24-30 August. The deadline for participants who need a visa is 17 July. For others: 1 August.
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is looking for three interns in knowledge management. The internship is for a period of minimum two to maximum six months. The application process for the internship is ongoing.
Five cities have been shortlisted for the title of European Youth Capital 2020: Amiens (France), Chisinau (Moldova), Klaipeda (Lithuania), Timisoara (Romania), and Villach (Austria). But what would a win actually mean for the selected city and its young citizens? Let's find out.
Young people from all over the world who reside or work in Asia are welcome to take part in the Asian Science Writing Prize 2017. The organizers invite non-fiction entries in the 1,000-1,500 word count range covering any scientific discipline. The deadline for submissions is May 31.
The Science Policy Research Unit of the University of Sussex (SPRU) have launched a new scholarship program to enable the very best students from around the world to study for a Masters at SPRU in London, England. The application deadline is 1st of July.