New Europe College: Inviting Applications for Pontica Magna Fellowship Program

Deadline: 7 December 2017

The New Europe College (NEC), an institute for advanced study in the humanities and social sciences in Bucharest, Romania, is seeking applications for its “Pontica Magna Fellowship Program”. This funding opportunity targets young researchers, media professionals, writers and artists from the countries around the Black Sea, but also beyond it.

Candidates can apply for one academic year (10 months, starting with October 2018), or one term (5 months, starting with October 2018 or with March 2019). Once chosen, Fellows are expected to take part in the weekly seminars at the institute together with all the other Romanian and international scholars present at NEC, and in other scientific events organized by the institute.

Benefits

  • Fellows are granted a monthly stipend of 750 € plus accommodation and travel expenses.
  • In addition to their residence period in Bucharest, they are offered a one-month research trip abroad to an institution of their choice.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Pontica Magna Fellowships are earmarked for applicants from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine (other post-Soviet countries may also be considered) and Turkey.
  • Candidates must be doctoral students at an advanced stage of their research, or hold a PhD title.
  • Journalists, media professionals, writers and artists are also eligible; a PhD is not compulsory in such cases, but it is a plus.
  • In its absence, a CV presenting their achievements so far in their chosen activity will be taken into account.
  • Preference is given to candidates below the age of 40.

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted electronically at the address given on the website.

Eligibility Countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine, Turkey

For more information, please visit Pontica Magna Fellowship.

Latest Funds for NGOs

Malawi Innovation Challenge Fund: Inviting Applicants for Irrigation Window Program

PEI Call for Applications: Regulatory Capacity Strengthening in Africa Program

USAID: Innovations in Feed the Future Monitoring and Evaluation Program

ACTAE /CANSEA Call for Proposals: Competitive Grant Scheme to Strengthen the Conservation Agriculture Network

The Arca Foundation: Supporting Educational and Charitable Activities in United States

International Press Institute: Seeking Applications for Journalism Micro-grants in Turkey

DHHS/NIH: Seeking Applications for Feasibility and Planning SPOREs to Investigate Cancer Health Disparities

Natural Resources Conservation Service: Texas NRCS Urban Conservation Project

Embassy of France in Wellington, New Zealand: Call for Applications for 2018 Pacific Fund

Applications Open for Norwegian Cooperation Programme in Higher Education with Russia!

Applications Open for Aziz Foundation’s Grant Program!

EREF: Seeking Applications for Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme

BMBF Call for Proposals: International Disaster and Risk Management (IKARIM) Grant Program

U.S. Embassy in Austria: Seeking Proposals for Austrian-American Partnership Fund

2017 RSSAF Grant Program: Supporting Economic, Political and Social Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

U.S. Embassy in The Hague, Netherlands: Special Grant Competition in honor of CyberSecurity Awareness Month

International AIDS Society: Seeking Applications for CIPHER Grant Programme – 2017/2018

Australian Government: Agricultural Trade and Market Access Cooperation Program

Call for Applications: BRICS Multilateral Joint Science and Technology Research Collaboration

Applications Open for SIU’s Three -Year Project Funding Programme!

SIU’s Eurasia Programme 2017! Apply for Project Development Funding

The Sumitomo Foundation: Grant for Projects for the Protection, Preservation & Restoration of Cultural Properties outside Japan

DHHS/NIH: Seeking Applications for Specialized Programs of Research Excellence (SPOREs) in Human Cancers

WHSmith Trust: Seeking Applications for Community Grants Program