The IEG awards fellowships for international junior researchers in history, theology and other historical subjects

 

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Organization: The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) in Mainz (Germany) is a non-profit institution devoted to academic research that is not part of a university. It is an independent research institute and it has been a member of the Leibniz Association since 2012. Its purpose is to conduct academic research on European history. The Institute fulfils this purpose through the individual and joint research efforts of its staff and through the research scholarships and fellowships that it awards to academics both from Germany and abroad.

Duty station: Mainz, Germany

 

Deadline:  The deadline for applications for research stays in Mainz beginning in or after April 2018 is October 1 2017

 

Timeframe:  Research fellows live and work for between 6 and 12 months

 

Description: The Leibniz Institute of European History (IEG) awards research scholarships and fellowships to young academics (doctoral and postdoctoral researchers) from Germany and abroad.

Funding is provided for both doctoral and postdoctoral research dealing with the religious, political, social and cultural history of Europe from the early modern period to 1989/90. Comparative, transnational and transfer-historical research projects are particularly welcome, as are projects which deal with topics of intellectual, church or theological history.

If they wish, scholarship holders and fellows can collaborate with the academic staff of the IEG in the Institute’s research areas. Each scholarship holder is assigned a contact person from among the academic staff of the IEG who can offer them advice and mentoring.

Research projects must be at least six months in duration in order to avail of IEG funding. Fellowship holders and fellows reside and work in the Institute building in Mainz. The specialist library of the Institute and the other infrastructure that Mainz has to offer as an academic centre are available to the fellowship holders and fellows to conduct their research. The duty to reside at the Institute does not preclude short trips to archives, libraries, specialist researchers and conferences elsewhere. The linguae academicae at the IEG are German and English; fellows must have a passive command of both and an active command of at least one of the two languages so as to participate in the discussions at the Institute.

 

Requirements: PhD theses continue to be supervised and are completed under the auspices of the fellows' home universities. Fellows are required to register officially as residents in Mainz and to reside and take part in events at the Institute. The linguae academicae at the IEG are German and English; fellows must have a passive command of both and an active command of at least one of the two languages so as to participate in the discussions at the Institute

 

Wage:  € 1,200/month

 

Application process: Please send your application via e-mail to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Subject: Stipendienbewerbung

Attachments should be sent in the following order:

-Completed application form

-curriculum vitae; list of publications (if available)

-brief description of the proposed project with a detailed working plan and schedule for the in-tended stay at the Institute (5 pages/ 15,000 characters excluding spaces)

-digital copy of dissertation

-copies of university transcript and proofs of language competence

 

Useful links: Fellowship announcement

Application details

IEG-Leibniz Institute of European History

 

Edited by Anja Herbez

 

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If you want to improve your English or start to study it, this is your chance! Linguago creates its website to give the opportunity to find a language course wherever you want. What are you waiting for? Here you can find useful information.

 

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Organisation:Linguago is a young start-up born two years ago and is considered one of the most modern portals for booking language courses all around the world. Now a day, the website offers courses in five languages: Italian, French, Spanish, German and English. The main goal is to offer to the users the right language courses in many world’s destinations at the best price. Every customer will be assisted by a travel consultant before, during and after the study trip. Each student will also have the opportunity to choose between high-quality language schools that are regularly checked and certified according to local or international standards.

At the moment, Linguago collaborates with schools in 46 different destinations and the English study destinations are 11 in the UK, 3 in Canada, 1 in Ireland, 1 in Malta, 1 in South Africa and 7 in the United States (check the cities here). All English schools offer general English courses, intensive English courses, private English and business English. All courses are for the different level from B1 to C1 (CEFR - European Framework of Reference for Languages).

 

Why choose Linguago? This platform aims to ensure the best service for all students that are looking for a language course, so Linguago decides to work with these simple principles:

- saving money

- not paying agency fees

- ensuring the best price

- knowing the schools with wich to collaborate

- providing individual assistance
- offering free advice and visa support
- personal consultanting
- accept last-minute reservation 
- providing assistance in English, French, Italian, German and Spanish
- customer satisfaction orientation

 

WhereOn Linguago there are many destinations to learn a language but if you like to learn English you can choose between England, Malta, Canada, United States, Ireland and South Africa. For the youngest learner, kids and teenager, the destinations are England, Malta and Canada.

 

Open toLinguago offers language courses for graduate, undergraduate, high school students and adults (especially for career purpose). The younger students normally choose programs long an academic year or during the school

vacation. All the other people can choose any time of the year. A course abroad consists of a number of lessons and activities during the day or night. They will help to know the city, meet new international friends and practice the new

language.

When and how long: The minimum length of stay is one week and for who is working is a good idea for a new type of holiday! “Travel to learn alanguage” is the slogan of Linguago.

 

DescriptionEnglish is a language spoken all over the world and having a good knowledge of it can make your life easier. Linguago can help to find the best solution for an English course based on any individual needs. Each language school adopts high educational methods and the students will be surrounded in a stimulating environment, where they have to communicate in the foreign language any time of the day. Living and studying abroad will help also to live an unforgettable experience.

An English course is a great investment for their future - there is no better way to learn a language than a study trip abroad! Many people said that attending an English course abroad is fun, creative and interactive.

Book a language course with Linguago, it’s very easy! The only things to doare:

- find your favourite destination and search for your language course

- get an online quote

- send the booking request

- get a quick confirmation

 

Thanks to Linguago,  book a language course, the accommodation and the airport transfer it has never been so easy! Just follow the few steps in the portal and you can organise you language trip in a few minutes from one website.

For more information, here some useful link:

linguago.com

Official Facebook page

 

Linguago contacts:

2, Birkirkara Hill

St. Julians

STJ 1140

Malta, Europe

Tel: 00356 2016 1900

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Edited by Valeria Ruggiero

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The European Aviation Safety Agency operates a traineeship programme that provides opportunities for traineeships in all parts of the organisation. Find out more!

 

Organization: EASA’s mission is: to ensure the highest common level of safety protection for EU citizens; to ensure the highest common level of environmental protection; to facilitate the internal aviation single market and create a level playing field; to work with other international aviation organisations and regulators

 

Duty Station: Cologne, Germany

 

Open to: Young university graduates who have completed at least three years of university education and at students who have completed at least two years of university studies and intend to do a voluntary or mandatory traineeship

 

Timeframe: 3-6 months

 

Deadline: The closing date for sending applications is indicated in each traineeship notice

 

Job description: The programme gives trainees an understanding of the Agency and its role within the activities of the European Union. A traineeship at the Agency is an opportunity to receive professional work experience in a distinctly multinational and intellectually stimulating environment, while contributing to the Agency's mission of promoting the highest common standards of safety and environmental protection in civil aviation in Europe and worldwide

 

Qualifications:

- nationals of a Member State of the European Union or nationals of Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein or Switzerland  

- have a very good knowledge of English and at least one other Community language

- have completed at least two years of University studies

- background that is relevant to the activities of the Agency, such as Civil aviation, Aeronautics, Engineering

Ideal candidates are:

- qualified lawyers with an interest in aviation regulatory affairs

- qualified candidates with an interest in Human Resources, Finance, Project management, Information technologies, Communications, Public Relations and International Relations

 

Wage/fees:  The Agency pays a monthly grant plus a travel allowance for travel expenses incurred at the beginning and end of the traineeship

 

Application process:

New traineeship positions may be published in 2016. Check the website for the updates.

EASA will establish a list of eligible and suitable applicants whose applications and educational background, qualifications, competences, motivations and preferences suit best the identified needs in accordance with the availability of places. Before a final decision is taken candidates are tested over the phone to check availability, suitability, linguistic knowledge and to discuss reciprocal expectations. The telephone interview is held in English. Finally, the Agency's Executive Director selects the trainees based on the list of suitable applicants and on the number of places available. Selected candidates are informed in writing and receive all necessary information concerning the traineeship. Please read carefully the EASA’s FAQ and rules before submitting your application

 

Useful links:

Traineeship Programme

EASA website

FAQ

 

Contact information:

If you have questions that are not covered by the information provided on our website please send an e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Edited by Tatiana Camerota

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