Stipends for Hertie School and CIVICA alumni to attend “Rebuilding Europe” conference in Brussels
Alumni from the Hertie School and the CIVICA university network are invited to apply for 10 stipends to an alumni conference on Rebuilding Europe: EU recovery after COVID-19 from 8 – 10 October 2020 in Brussels. Funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), the conference will focus on recovery of the European Union after COVID-19 and on strengthening the CIVICA network.
In response to the COVID-19 crisis, the European University Institute launched a competitive selection to promote and fund new research across the humanities and social sciences. The selected projects draw on EUI expertise to address some of the most urgent societal challenges connected to the COVID-19 crisis, such as democracy, human rights, the social contract, e-learning, gender inequality, migration, and public trust.
23 new LSE research projects awarded funding to help shape the post-COVID-19 world
The LSE COVID-19 Rapid Response Fund is supporting new research to address the challenges we face, both in terms of limiting the social and economic effects of the pandemic and helping to shape a better post-COVID-19 world.
Joint statement on social sciences in a time of crisis
As leaders of the prominent European higher education institutions making up CIVICA - The European University of Social Sciences, we know that the social sciences will play a vital role in understanding current and future challenges, and in providing the ideas and expertise that will help the world overcome them.