Students from all over the world are welcome to appy for the International Youth Forum on Innovation (IYFI) 2017 in Singapore. The event provides opportunity for 125 youth to directly deliver their innovative ideas with the support of technological advancement and significantly take a part in the realization of SGDs 2030. Those innovative ideas will be delivered as well as presented through a competition in IYFI 2017. The event will be held in Singapore on 20-23 September. Deadline to apply is 11th of August.
Young learning city practitioners from all over the world are welcome to apply for the third International Conference on Learning Cities. The main theme of the event is ‘Global goals, local actions: Towards lifelong learning for all in 2030’. The event will be held from 18th to 20th of September in the city of Cork, Ireland. Deadline to apply is August 31st.
Young people from all over the world are welcome to apply for the Rīga Conference Future Leaders Forum. The event is related to the topic of security and will be held on September 28 – 30 in Latvia. Participation is partially funded. Deadline to apply is August 6th.
The Ronald and Eileen Weiser Center for Europe and Eurasia at the University of Michigan invites applications for Weiser Professional Development Awards from faculty and artists at institutions of higher education. Applicants are invited to propose projects in any field of research or teaching with a faculty partner at the University of Michigan. The deadline to apply is on 15th of September.
Young people are welcome to apply for the Global Schools initiative that is led by the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network - Youth Initiative (SDSN Youth) in support of UNESCO’s Global Action Program on Education for Sustainable Development (GAP-ESD). The vision of the program is to generate interest about sustainable development in schools in an effort to educate and engage students with the SDGs and to encourage them to prioritize the goals in their lifestyles, education and professional careers. The deadline to apply is on 31 July.
Students from all levels of their studies from all over the world are welcome to apply for the 4th International Students Congress. The event will be held on 28-29 September in Skopje, Macedonia. Applicants should submit their abstracts by 10th of August. Deadline for the submission of full papers is on 20th of September.
Young innovators from all over the world are welcome to apply for the Future Innovators Summit 2017. The event will be held from 7th to 10th of September, at Ars Electronica Festival 2017 in Linz, Austria. Participation is fully funded. Deadline to apply is July 17th.
Asian Development Bank Scholarship Program offers about 150 postgraduate scholarships a year for studies in economics, management, science and technology, and other development-related fields at participating academic institutions. The application process is ongoing.
The Harvard Academy Scholars Program identifies and supports outstanding scholars at the start of their careers whose work combines disciplinary excellence in the social sciences (including history and law) with a command of the language and history or culture of non-Western countries or regions. All application materials need to arrive by the deadline of October 1st.
Summer is the long-awaited season of the year that marks the beginning of holidays, trips and festivals. In Europe, the scene is rich with a festive atmosphere and a variety of summer programs that attract visitors from all over the world. Like every summer, Europe hosts such amazing and diverse music festivals across the continent, serving all music tastes from Rock to Jazz, from Pop to Classic, and featuring the world’s best performers and artists. We have selected 5 festivals that you should attend at least one of them this summer.