Call for Applications, European Study Trip for EaP Countries


Deadline:  15 April 2017

Open to: young people aged 18-30 from various fields, from Georgia, Ukraine and Moldova

Venue: 27-30 May 2018 in Brussels, Belgium and The Hague, Netherlands

Description

The European Education Center (EEC) – is Georgian, non-political, non-profit association, which embraces over hundreds of Georgian students/volunteers, researchers and civic activists. The main aim of our organization is to study European Policy, share and promote European values. Meanwhile, European Education Center working on increasing civic activities, youth entrepreneurship and local engagement.

This year, European Education Center organize large conference named European Study Trip. This convention takes place in Brussels, Belgium, & Hague, Netherlands, 27-30 May, 2018. It focusing on explore European culture, education system, and institutions of EU. The program will consist of a variety of lectures, expert panels, and meetings with officials, promoting their academic excellence in political science, economics, education systems and research skills.

The main motivation of this activities is making a strong bridge between the EaP countries and EU, according to the our goal to be the member of European family. Study and introduce European policy and culture is the one of the very important step on this way.

Participants of the project will have a possibility to the EU institutions and International Law Courts:

  • European Parliament
  • European Commission
  • European Economic and Social Committee
  • Council of the European Union
  • International Criminal Court
  • European External Action Service

Participants can introduce European Policy in the different fields, meet an EU officials and study EU structures, its working and decision making process.

Eligibility

The study trip is fully open to participate active young people from Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia, aged 18 and 30  years, connoisseurs of English and an interest in the European Union and Eastern Partnership.

Costs

Participation fee is 120 EUR which cover organizing fees and travel costs from Brussels to Hague. Selected Participants must book flight tickets and accommodation in Brussels by themselves.

Application

The deadline for applications is April 15, 2017.

In order to apply, register HERE.

For more details on the European Study Trip and the selection procedure, please contact us at:  giorgi.benashvili@tsu.ge or call to +995 571010503