Cambridge Immerse is a residential academic summer programme that allows middle and high school students to dive into an academic subject of their choice and explore topics in depth. For each school subject, there are programmes for 13-15-year-olds and for 16-18-year-olds. They are designed to provide a taster of what it’s like to study a subject at university level and to ignite students’ interest. The deadline to apply for a full scholarship is on 7 December 2018.

The Youth Ag Summit is a global forum where young leaders can collaborate to develop sustainable solutions for food security and global agriculture, and work towards becoming global instruments of change. The Summit is organized by Bayer and willtake place on November 4-6, 2019 in Brasilia, Brasil. The deadline to apply is on 10 January 2019.

Google’s Women Techmakers program provides visibility, community, and resources for women in technology. Through this program – formerly the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program – Google is furthering Dr Anita Borg’s vision of creating gender equality in the field of computer science by encouraging women to excel in computing and technology and become active leaders and role models in the field.  The deadline is on 6 December 2018.

If you're creative, passionate about storytelling and want to either work behind the scenes or deliver innovative content for a wide range of audiences across digital and other platforms then it’s the opportunity for you! Under the year-long programme, BBC are offering positions for placements across BBC News. The roles are at various levels of experience, from junior levels to more experienced senior editorial levels. Positions available include journalist, video journalist, senior journalist, and production management assistant positions.

The 14th ASEF ClassNet Conference will take place from 27-30 November 2018 in Helsinki & Espoo, Finland, and focuses on the theme “Gender Equality Reprogramming STEM Education”. Finland and it’s world-famous progressive and innovative education system appears to be the perfect place to host this conference that will bring together educators to explore and share good practices on the field of gender equality and STEM education, as well as its  possible impact on the society. The deadline to apply is on 9 October 2018.

Anna Lindh Foundation is organizing on 14-19 January 2019 the first Regional Leadership Seminar in the framework of its flagship “Young Mediterranean Voices” programme. The Regional Leadership Seminar will bring together 20/24 young emerging leaders from the participating countries of the Young Mediterranean Voices (YMV) for a 5-day programme including access to international institutions, media mentoring networks, and European peers. The deadline for the application is 20th of September.

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