Full Scholarships summer 2017 Institutes in Washington DC

The Fund for American Studies has four full scholarships available for students from the Netherlands to attend one of the five summer institutes offered in Washington, DC. Washington, DC Programs Each of the five Institutes in Washington enable students to get a firsthand look at the American system of government by living, learning, and interning in DC for the summer.

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Winter course with the Netherlands Institute at Athens: Migration in the margins of Europe

Institute of Migration and Ethnic Studies of the University of Amsterdam, the department of Social and Cultural Anthropology of the Free University of Amsterdam and the Netherlands Institute in Athens, organize this intensive winter course for MA and PhD students in collaboration with Greek universities and NGOs. From January 18 until January 31, 2017 the seminars will run daily, at the NIA in Athens. The course will be supplemented with a small field research in the centre of Athens and students will be able to contribute to the migration project by recording and illustrating life experiences of refugees and other immigrants. Please see the attachments for more information on the course and how to apply Migration 2017 Circular, and the application form Migration GB 2017.

Vrijdag 14 oktober Study Abroad Festival

Ben jij avontuurlijk aangelegd? Zin in een ervaring die impact heeft op de rest van je leven én je loopbaan? Kom dan naar het Study Abroad Festival op vrijdag 14 oktober en start jouw buitenlandavontuur! Je kunt je verdiepen in het land waar jij graag wilt studeren, in gesprek gaan met uitwisselingsstudenten, infosessies van je faculteit bijwonen en meer. Deelnemers aan het festival maken bovendien kans op een studiebeurs voor het buitenland ter waarde van €1000! Voor wie: studenten die in het academische jaar 2017-2018 voor studie of stage naar het buitenland willen en alle anderen die zich alvast willen oriënteren. Waar & wanneer: 14 oktober 2016 (13.00-17.30) –  Gorlaeus gebouw (Einsteinweg 55, Leiden)

Info en registratie: Check de website voor het (voorlopige) programma en meld je aan via het aanmeldformulier. Like onze Facebookpagina voor de laatste updates!

Tuesday October 11, 2016 Information session graduate study in the US

Are you completing a bachelor’s or master’s degree at a Dutch university or university of applied sciences and are you interested in continuing your studies at the graduate level in America? Please join us for the Fulbright Center’s annual graduate evening. During this event you will learn about the graduate school search and application process in the US, standardized testing and financing your studies. Please note that a small part of the evening will be dedicated to the Dutch Fulbright Program. If you do not hold Dutch nationality, this information is not applicable to your situation. Continue reading

The Calls for 29 NASP Ph.D. positions with scholarships ARE NOW OPEN

Deadline for submitting applications is July 6th 2016

Ph.D. in Economic Sociology and Labour Studies – ESLS Ph.D. – 6 Scholarships
Ph.D. in Political Studies – POLS Ph.D. – 11 Scholarships
Ph.D. in Sociology and Methodology of Social Research – SOMET Ph.D. – 6 Scholarships + 6 extra Scholarships “in memory of Valeria Solesin”

NASP (Network for the Advancement of Social and Political Studies) is a research and training network administratively based at the Department of Social and Political Sciences of the University of Milan, which involves: University of Brescia, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Collegio Carlo Alberto, University of Genova, University of Milano, University of Pavia, University of Piemonte Orientale and University of Torino.

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Opportunity for Students: Young Diplomats Forum 2016- London and Zagreb

The 6th and 7th Edition of the Young Diplomats Forum will take place in London (July) and Zagreb (September) this year. Young Diplomats Forum is a global gathering of aspiring and young diplomats below the age of 35. Previous editions took place in Turkey, Mexico, Greece and the United Kingdom. Past participants came from more than 150 countries. Continue reading