Opportunities

Applications now open for 2014 Pardee Center Graduate Summer Fellowships!

February 5th, 2014 in Opportunities.

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future at Boston University is now accepting applications for the 2014 Pardee Graduate Summer Fellowships. The deadline for applications is Friday, March 14. The 10-week fellowship (May 27 - Aug 1, 2014) is an intensive, interdisciplinary research and writing program during which each Summer Fellow conducts independent research and produces a substantive research paper that may be considered for publication by the Pardee Center. The... Read More

2014 Olympia Summer Academy

January 29th, 2014 in Opportunities.

For your consideration: a unique educational opportunity for graduate students, researchers, and practitioners: the 2014 Olympia Summer Academy in Politics and International Studies. Featuring seven cycles of studies on: A) Conflict & Political Violence, B) Terrorism & Counterterrorism, C) Religion & Politics, D) Development Economics & Inclusive Business, E) Maritime Security, F) History & Philosophy of IR, and, G) Political Risk Analysis, the Olympia Summer Academy will take place from July 12 to 23, 2014, Read More

Call for Papers: Living Europe, Writing Europe

January 29th, 2014 in Opportunities.

From April 15-17, 2014 the Europa-Kolleg of the University of Münster is hosting the conference “Living Europe, Writing Europe: Literary Perceptions of Urbanization and ‹Provincializing› European Identities." Dipesh Chakrabarty’s notion of ‹provincializing› Europe is a dissection of the perception of Europe as a cradle of modernity. Its value lies with the production of innovative concepts in a debate of European future(s) after globalization. But the act of ‹provincializing› is just one example from a larger repertoire... Read More

European Parliament Internship Opportunity

January 29th, 2014 in Opportunities.

Complement your studies in International & Global Affairs with a genuinely international internship The European Parliament invites graduate students (US citizens only) to apply for a full-time internship in its Washington DC office from mid-April to mid-July 2014, with the possibility of a two-month extension[1] in Brussels and Strasbourg, if this is relevant to the intern's course of study, an opportunity which is also open to alumni. What better place to monitor transnational politics in action, to... Read More

Apply Now to Study Abroad During Summer or Fall 2014!

January 29th, 2014 in Opportunities.

Applications are now being accepted for Summer and Fall study abroad programs. Visit BU Study Abroad for more information on the approaching application deadlines and the timeframe for admissions decisions. Upcoming Study Abroad Events and Information Sessions There’s always something exciting going on at BU Study Abroad! Stay up-to-date by visiting the Events Calendar. Upcoming events include: BU Abroad 101 Sessions Held Weekly! Not sure where to start? Start here. Students just starting to think about studying abroad but... Read More

European Parliament Internship Opportunities in Washington DC

October 11th, 2013 in Opportunities.

Complement your studies in International & Global Affairs with a genuinely international internship The European Parliament invitesgraduate students (US citizens only to apply for a full-time internship in its Washington DC office from mid-January to mid-April 2014, with the possibility of a two-month extension[1] in Brussels and Strasbourg, if this is relevant to the intern's course of study, an opportunity which is also open to alumni. What better place... Read More

New Course Offering: Contemporary Russian Culture

October 5th, 2013 in Opportunities.

In the spring, the Russian program is offering a 400-level contemporary Russian culture class. It features a spectrum of different arts for students to sample and discuss: music, film, painting, theater, performance, and literature of the last 5-10 years. The course is conducted  in Russian, and advanced proficiency in Russian is required. See below for more information.

Spring 2014 Study Abroad Application Deadline Extended

October 3rd, 2013 in Opportunities.

There is still time to apply to study abroad this spring! The application deadline for Spring 2014 has been extended to Tuesday, October 15 for many programs*. Applications will be considered on a space-available basis, so it’s best to complete your application as soon as possible. Upcoming Study Abroad Events and Information Sessions There’s always something exciting going on at BU Study Abroad. Upcoming events and information sessions include: ·         Study Abroad in Spain Information Session ·         BU Abroad... Read More

Chateaubriand Fellowships: Humanities & Social Sciences

September 14th, 2013 in Opportunities.

Chateaubriand Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS) is a fellowship program offered by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the US. It targets outstanding Ph.D. students from American universities who seek to engage in research in France, in any discipline of the Humanities and Social Sciences. HSS Chateaubriand fellows are selected through a merit-based competition, through a binational collaborative process involving expert evaluators from both countries. HSS Chateaubriand grantees are applicants who answer the program’s... Read More

GEM PhD School Call for Applications

September 9th, 2013 in Opportunities.

The GEM PhD School's 2013/14 Call for Applications is open and will run till December 20th 2013 (Midnight CET). Any interested party wishing to join the program and/or apply for one of its available fellowships, notably the 10 Erasmus Mundus Fellowships made available by the European Commission, is invited to consult the online Call for Application's documentation and apply by submitting a candidacy via the online registration system. Are you looking for a truly... Read More