Tuesday, 10 December 2013

Funding opportunities 2014 - Foundation EVZ

Funding opportunity for international school and youth projects between Germany and the countries of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe as well as Israel offered by the Foundation “Remembrance Responsibility and Future” (EVZ).

In its EUROPEANS FOR PEACE programme, Foundation EVZ invites school and youth groups to apply in international partnerships with a school and/or non-school institution for funding of a jointly developed project proposal. The programme aims to strengthen historical awareness and support the active commitment of young people for human rights and international understanding.  The theme for 2013-14 is “Watch Out: Discrimination! Projects on Exclusion Then and Now”, and projects can choose a historical, contemporary, or combined approach. 
Applications are submitted by schools and/or institutions engaged in extra-curricular education. The project participants are young people between the ages of 14 and 21 (not university or college students). The projects will be implemented in the period between July 2014 and July 2015Binational or trinational projects can be funded; at least one partner must be from Germany and at least one from Central, Eastern or South-Eastern Europe or from Israel. 
For further information, including about contact platforms to find project partners, please read the full Call for Applications.  The deadline is January 1st, 2014.