16.02.2017 - 19.02.2017 | Vinnytsia | Apply until: 27 January 2017

Ukraine: Call for Applications for the 17th EU Study Days’ Session

The Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine has announced a call for applications for the EU Study Days. The session will take place on 16-19 February in the city of Vinnytsia. Students and graduates from all Ukrainian regions will learn about the European Union and EU-Ukraine relations in fields of politics, economy, energy policy, mobility, education and human rights. Applications can be submitted online through a special questionnaire on the EU Delegation to Ukraine website before 27 January.
The session will take place from 16 to 19 February 2017 in Vinnytsia for the students and graduates from all Ukrainian regions. The EU Study Days will offer an opportunity for Ukrainian university students and graduates to:
  • get more information about the European Union and EU-Ukraine relations from key experts in the field;
  • learn about major issues in EU-Ukraine relations in the fields of politics, economy, energy policy, mobility, education and human rights;
  • gain the opportunity to get in touch with representatives from the EU institutions and researchers;
  • join a network of young people in Ukraine in order to exchange their experience and implement joint initiatives in the future.

Who is eligible to apply?

The project is open to Ukrainian university students in their last years or recent graduates (who graduated no more than three years ago) from all Ukrainian regions.

Priority will be given to students and graduates who obtained (or are undergoing) education in the following fields: international relations, European studies, law, political science, economy, finance, business, sociology, journalism, history, cultural studies, philosophy and philology.

How to apply?

Applications can be submitted online through a special questionnaire available here.

Deadline for applications: 27 January 2017, 23:00.

40 persons will be selected to participate in the session. The selection will be made on the basis of the submitted application upon the following criteria: a) competence of the applicant; b) coverage of the highest possible number of regions; c) applicant’s proficiency in English (knowledge of English is required to participate in the project).

About the EU Study Days

The EU Study Days is an education project initiated by the Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine. It provides the opportunity for Ukrainian university students and graduates to gain deeper knowledge about the European Union and EU-Ukraine relations from key experts in the field and from different viewpoints. The project also facilitates the establishment of a network of young Ukrainians who will be able to share their experiences and implement joint initiatives in the future.

Participation is free of charge. The project covers travel, accommodation and meals of participants from other cities.

Ukrainian and English are the two official languages of the EU Study Days series. Other sessions of EU Study Days in 2016-2017 academic year will be conducted in Ivano-Frankivsk, Mariupol, Zaporizzhia and Mykolaiv.

More information about the EU Study Days series (exact dates, selection procedures, locations) are available on the EU Study Days’ Facebook page as well as on EU Study Days’ Vkontakte page.

Contact

Iryna Movchan
Director of the Centre for Ukrainian Reform Education,
imovchan@cure.org.ua

EU Study Days Coordinating Group
eustudydays@gmail.com
phone: 097 321 47 30.

The project is run in the framework of the EU Delegation’s information programme.

Source: Delegation of the European Union to Ukraine