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    ENGLISH TEACHING
     
    The program is addressed to schools, teachers and non-governmental organizations. Through training and grant competitions, it supports efforts aimed at improving the quality of English language teaching to children and youth from small towns and rural areas. As part of the program, the annual nationwide meetings for English teachers are held. The most active teachers – the “Ambassadors of the Program” – have a chance to implement their own projects. They also promote the program and teachers’ networking.
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The “Nida” Development Foundation
    3 Rzemieślnicza St., 13-100 Nidzica
    tel. (48 89) 625-36-51, tel./fax (48 89) 625-36-62
    e-mail: et@nida.pl

    News
     
    16th English Teaching Market
    16th English Teaching Market
    The main objectives of English Teaching Market educational ...
    EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES
     
    A system of support for local initiatives aimed at equalizing educational opportunities for comprehensive development of children and youth from small towns and rural areas. The program consists of cyclical grant competitions as well as training and regional forums allowing to exchange experiences between NGOs and other entities involved in projects educating and training the children and youth.
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Polish Children and Youth Foundation
    6 Kredytowa St. Ap. 20, 00-062 Warsaw
    tel./fax (48 22) 826-10-16
    e-mail: rownacszanse@pcyf.org.pl

    News
     
    Regional Grant Competition launched
    Regional Grant Competition launched
    NGOs, including Voluntary Fire Brigades, municipal ...
    THE LEARNING SCHOOLS (LES)
     
    The purpose of this program is to improve the quality of Polish education through the use of the best foreign models. It promotes cooperation in teachers’ teams, self-evaluation, and improved teaching and assessment methods. Schools develop organizational solutions best suited to their environment, monitor the outcomes of their activities and share best practices. Under the program, post-graduate studies for school principals and interactive Internet courses for teachers are provided. Particular ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
    10 Noakowskiego St. Ap. 1, 00-666 Warsaw
    tel. (48 22) 875-85-40, fax (48 22) 875-85-40 int. 102
    e-mail: ceo@ceo.org.pl

    News
     
    17th round of School with Class 2.0
    17th round of School with Class 2.0
    We would like to invite you to take part in the new ...
    PAFF AND UW SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
     
    The objective of the program, implemented jointly with the University of Warsaw, is to prepare candidates to teacher profession. At present, this one-year postgraduate full-time studies that closely combines theory with practice are addressed to graduates of MA/MSc studies in Polish language and math. The innovative curriculum was developed in cooperation with Teachers College, Columbia University.
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Foundation for Quality Education
    ul. Banacha 2C, 02-097 Warszawa
    tel. (22) 55 43 790, (22) 55 43 789
    e-mail: kontakt@szkolaedukacji.pl

    News
     
    School of Education has started its third year
    School of Education has started its third year
    The inauguration ceremony on August 20, 2018 was attended ...
    PROJECTOR - STUDENT VOLUNTEERS
     
    The idea behind this program is to tap into the intellectual potential and activities of university students in order to help create equal educational opportunities for children and youth from small localities. This is achieved by having groups of student-volunteers carry out educational projects at schools during their free time.
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Educational Enterprise Foundation
    ul. Marii Curie Skłodowskiej 3/2.32
    20-029 Lublin
    e-mail: biuro@projektor.org.pl
    tel: (81) 534 78 93
    800 444 131

    News
     
    “PROJECTOR” and PHA extend horizons
    “PROJECTOR” and PHA extend horizons
    The Polish Humanitarian Action volunteers will use ...
    BRIDGE SCHOLARSHIPS
     
    A joint undertaking by various organizations and firms, addressed to talented high-school graduates from rural areas and small towns, that enables them to receive scholarships for their first year of academic study. Scholarship holders who do very well in their academic pursuits have also a chance to obtain assistance for subsequent years of study: for the second year (the “Top Student” competition), corporate scholarships for the third and fourth year, scholarships through the “Study Abroad” initiative ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Educational Enterprise Foundation
    27/29 Sterlinga St., 90-212 Lodz
    tel. (48 42) 632-59-91, 631-95-58, fax (48 42) 630-27-81
    e-mail: fep@fep.lodz.pl

    Polish-American Internship Initiative: www.paii.pl
    The Good Network Foundation (“My Scholarship” and “e-volunteering”)
    ul. Marszałkowska 6/17, 00-590 Warszawa
    tel. (22) 825 70 22
    e-mail: biuro@dobrasiec.org
    www.dobrasiec.org

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    Polish-American Internship Initiative
    Polish-American Internship Initiative
    The enrollment to the program of summer internships ...
    THIRD AGE UNIVERSITIES (TAU)
     
    The objective of this program is to stimulate social energy of the senior citizens. It is carried out at two different levels: the “Seniors in Action” grant competition, under which senior citizens come up with an idea and carry out projects for the benefit of their local communities and intergenerational integration as well as support for the Third Age Universities through training opportunities and mini-grants for cyclical volunteering activities.
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Association of the Creative Initiatives "ę"
    55 Mokotowska St., 00-542 Warszawa
    tel. (4822) 396-55-16
    e-mail: listy@seniorzywakcji.pl

    News
     
    Seniors for local communities
    Seniors for local communities
    The fifth round of TAU for Local Communities project ...
    SUPPORT FOR NGOS
     
    An information and support system for Polish NGOs and civic initiatives. It includes the Non-Governmental Organizations’ Portal www.ngo.pl, the free Infoline 801-646-719, a database of organizations and institutions and the “Third Sector” quarterly. The program also offers training, counseling and publications on NGO management (“FIMANGO”, “PROMENGO” and Kursodrom.pl platform). Furthermore, it supports non-governmental organizations with information and advocacy efforts designed to help them effectively ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    „MIS@NGO”: The Klon/Jawor Association
    5 Szpitalna St. Ap. 5, 00-031 Warsaw
    Info-line (48) 801-646-719, fax (48 22) 828-91-29
    e-mail: klon@klon.org.pl
    Non-governmental Organization's Portal: www.ngo.pl
    www.eu.ngo.pl

    "FIMANGO": The Civil Society Development Foundation
    6 Kłopotowskiego St., Apt. 59/60, 03-717 Warsaw
    tel.(48 22) 616-33-16, fax (48 22) 616-32-46,
    e-mail: fimango@frso.pl

    “NGO Training”: The Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
    ul. Królowej Marysieńki 48
    02-954 Warszawa
    tel. (22) 550 28 10
    e-mail: faoo@faoo.pl
    www.kursodrom.pl

    News
     
    The 4th edition of “PROMENGO” is on
    The 4th edition of “PROMENGO” is on
    On February 2, 2017, a lecture given by Prof. Andrzej ...
    ACT LOCALLY
     
    The grant competitions organized by the network of Act Locally Centers (ALC) lend support to various initiatives of non-governmental organizations and informal groups that activate communities of small towns and villages, foster developmental aspirations, contribute to building the social capital and in consequence improve the quality of life. Successive ALCs are selected through a competition. The Foundation also supports the “Benefactor of the Year” competition which promotes the social involvement ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Academy for the Development of Philantrophy in Poland
    6 Marszałkowska St. Ap. 6, 00-590 Warsaw
    tel. (48 22) 622-01-22, fax (48 22) 622-02-11
    e-mail: arfp@filantropia.org.pl

    News
     
    Ukrainian NGOs visited Poland
    Ukrainian NGOs visited Poland
    On September 17-21, 2018, the Polish-American Freedom ...
    SECTOR 3.0
     
    The aim of the program is to broaden knowledge and skills of non-governmental organizations’ employees and activists in practical use of modern information and communication technologies. The program comprises several components: educational, which is implemented through the technologie.ngo.pl portal; promotional, under which the „Sector 3.0” conferences and meetings in the TechClub network are cyclically held; consultative, which lends support through training and consultations provided by ICT Mobile ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Information Society Development Foundation
    ul. Puławska 14, 02-512 Warszawa
    Contact person: Dawid Szarański
    mobile: +48 530-69-11-99

    News
     
    PLN 100,000 for ICT projects
    PLN 100,000 for ICT projects
    The enrollment to the “Sector 3.0” Fund is on. The ...
    PAFF LEADERS
     
    The objective of this program is to support the development of skills and qualifications of individuals working for the benefit of their communities. This is achieved mainly through the use of the tutoring method. The program is addressed first of all to active participants in projects financed by the Polish-American Freedom Foundation. The leaders take part in a series of customized training sessions. The offer for the program alumni, aimed at further improvement of their leadership skills, allows ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The School for Leaders Foundation
    12A Wiejska St., 00-490 Warsaw
    tel. (4822) 556-82-50, (4822) 556-82-54, fax (4822) 556-82-51
    e-mail: liderzy@szkola-liderow.pl

    News
     
    10 years with International Visitor Leadership Program
    10 years with International Visitor Leadership Program
    On September 18, 2017 the PAFW Leaders participating ...
    "PRO PUBLICO BONO" COMPETITION
     
    The “Pro Publico Bono” Competition for the Best Civil Initiative was launched in 1999 by Prime Minister Jerzy Buzek. Since 2000, the Polish-American Freedom Foundation has funded the prizes awarded in the Competition.
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The „Pro Publico Bono” Competition Foundation (2000-2014)
    The Local Press Association

    News
     
    “Gazeta Jarocińska” won the Bolesław Wierzbiański Award
    “Gazeta Jarocińska” won the Bolesław Wierzbiański Award
    The ceremony of announcing the Local Press Association ...
    LIBRARY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM
     
    The main objective of the program carried out until April 2015 in partnership with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is supporting public libraries in rural and rural-urban areas as well as towns with population of up to 20,000 inhabitants in their transformation into multifunctional centers which provide access to information, culture and education, and at the same time stimulate active citizenship. Thanks to the support lent to almost 4,000 libraries, residents of villages and small towns ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Information Society Development Foundation
    ul. Kopernika 17, 00-359 Warszawa
    tel.: (48 22) 123 90 20

    News
     
    “The Library for Creators” - 8th Public Libraries’ Convention
    “The Library for Creators” - 8th Public Libraries’ Convention
    The 8th Public Libraries’ Convention organized by the ...
    PAFF LOCAL PARTNERSHIPS
     
    The purpose of the program is to initiate and develop cooperation among beneficiaries of various PAFF programs that establish Local Partnerships involving other local organizations and institutions, as well as entrepreneurs, self-government bodies, and media into implementation of partnership projects responding to diagnosed local community needs. Their activities, using the method of animating local communities worked out in the program, contribute to consolidation of the social capital through ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Academy for the Development of Philanthropy in Poland
    ul. Marszałkowska 6/6, 00-590 Warszawa
    tel. (22) 622-01-22, fax (22) 622-02-11

    News
     
    PAFF Local Partnerships a Partner of 13th Civic Congress
    PAFF Local Partnerships a Partner of 13th Civic Congress
    The 13th Civic Congress took place in Copernicus Science ...
    LANE KIRKLAND SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
     
    A scholarship program for young leaders from Eastern Europe as well as the South Caucasus and Central Asia. Through the two-semester post-graduate studies at Polish universities and practical internships, they have an opportunity to learn about Poland’s transformation experience and Poland’s road to European Union membership.
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Leaders of Change Foundation
    Al. Jerozolimskie 133 lok. 56
    02-304 Warszawa
    Program Director: Urszula Sobiecka
    tel. (48) 504-103-904

    News
     
    Scholarship for Kirklanders from Ukraine
    Scholarship for Kirklanders from Ukraine
    The Leaders of Change Foundation, the Manager of Lane ...
    REGION IN TRANSITION (RITA)
     
    This program supports initiatives of Polish non-governmental organizations involved in sharing Poland’s experience in various aspects of transformation and the development of cooperation with partners in Eastern Europe, the South Caucasus and Central Asia. The program includes grant competitions, training opportunities and experts’ support, as well as assistance in establishment and development of cooperation with foreign partners.
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Education for Democracy Foundation
    9/11 Nowolipie St., 00-150 Warsaw
    e-mail: rita@fed.org.pl

    News
     
    Ambassadors of Transition in the Region met in Łódź
    Ambassadors of Transition in the Region met in Łódź
    The representatives of non-governmental organizations ...
    STUDY TOURS TO POLAND (STP)
     
    The study tours to Poland, implemented since 2004, are to show the realities of Poland and the European Union to active citizens of East European countries, in particular student leaders from Ukraine, Belarus, Russia and Moldova and professionals from those and other countries of the region. During their visit to Poland, the foreign visitors meet representatives of public life, academic and business circles, they learn about NGOs’ activities as well as operation of central institutions and local ...
    PROGRAM MANAGER:

    The Leaders of Change Foundation
    Al. Jerozolimskie 133 lok. 56
    02-304 Warszawa
    e-mail: stp@studytours.pl

    News
     
    Inauguration of the 6th round of Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy
    Inauguration of the 6th round of Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy
    The 6th round of Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy ...
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    Continuous events 2018
     
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      Workshops for teaching staff
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      Several-hour-long paid workshops for teachers of every subject at each level of education, carried out in groups of up to 30 persons by experienced tutors. They are adjusted to the needs of a given educational institution. Participants who have completed the course receive materials for further work on the subject.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
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      Study visits to Poland for professionals
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      The offer is addressed to representatives of local governments, central governments, central state institutions, non-governmental organizations, media, educational sector, and other groups of professionals from countries of Eastern Europe, Southern Caucasus and Central Asia. The visits serve sharing Polish experience in political transformation and European integration. They are carried out in cooperation with Polish NGOs, and central and local governments.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
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      TechClubs
      Program:
      Sector 3.0
       
      Date:
      October 2017 - June 2018
       
      Information:

      TechClubs are periodic meetings of people interested in broad application of advanced technologies by non-governmental organizations. They are held in 16 cities and towns all over Poland (including Poznań, Wrocław, Kraków and Rzeszów). Subject of these meetings is to show examples of ICT use by NGOs, including new trends in technology and presentation of useful tools.

       
      Contact:
      Information Society Development Foundation
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      “Region in Transition” (RITA) – co-financing
      Program:
      Region in Transition (RITA)
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      A possibility to obtain own contribution or co-financing for implementation of a large initiative for which a grant was obtained from other sources – public, private, Polish or foreign - for implementation of essential part of planned activities. The projects  have to be concordant with objectives and scope of the "RITA" Program as regards their geographic area of implementation and subject matter.

       
      Contact:
      Education for Democracy Foundation
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      “Region in Transition” (RITA) – travel grants
      Program:
      Region in Transition (RITA)
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      A possibility to fund visits by Polish NGO representatives to the countries covered by the “RITA” Program, that is Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine and Tajikistan. The purpose of such visit may be consulting a project application or fostering cooperation with a partner organization in one of those countries.

       
      Contact:
      Education for Democracy Foundation
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      Enrollment for an Affiliated Act Locally Center
      Program:
      Act Locally
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      Eligible to apply are NGOs seated in villages and towns of up to 50,000 residents, ready to carry out a grant competition based on Act Locally program Rules in their area of activity (covering from several to a dozen of rural communes/municipalities). By joining the network of 71 Act Locally Centers, an Affiliated ALC will receive a grant of PLN 5,000-10,000 for launching its grant competition, and a possibility to take part in training courses or competitions, among other things.

       
      Contact:
      Academy for the Development of Philanthropy in Poland
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      Workshops for teaching staff
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      Several-hour-long paid workshops for teachers of every subject at each level of education, carried out in groups of up to 30 persons by experienced tutors. They are adjusted to the needs of a given educational institution. Participants who have completed the course receive materials for further work on the subject.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
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      Study visits to Poland for professionals
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      The offer is addressed to representatives of local governments, central governments, central state institutions, non-governmental organizations, media, educational sector, and other groups of professionals from countries of Eastern Europe, Southern Caucasus and Central Asia. The visits serve sharing Polish experience in political transformation and European integration. They are carried out in cooperation with Polish NGOs, and central and local governments.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
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      TechClubs
      Program:
      Sector 3.0
       
      Date:
      October 2017 - June 2018
       
      Information:

      TechClubs are periodic meetings of people interested in broad application of advanced technologies by non-governmental organizations. They are held in 16 cities and towns all over Poland (including Poznań, Wrocław, Kraków and Rzeszów). Subject of these meetings is to show examples of ICT use by NGOs, including new trends in technology and presentation of useful tools.

       
      Contact:
      Information Society Development Foundation
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      “Region in Transition” (RITA) – co-financing
      Program:
      Region in Transition (RITA)
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      A possibility to obtain own contribution or co-financing for implementation of a large initiative for which a grant was obtained from other sources – public, private, Polish or foreign - for implementation of essential part of planned activities. The projects  have to be concordant with objectives and scope of the "RITA" Program as regards their geographic area of implementation and subject matter.

       
      Contact:
      Education for Democracy Foundation
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      “Region in Transition” (RITA) – travel grants
      Program:
      Region in Transition (RITA)
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      A possibility to fund visits by Polish NGO representatives to the countries covered by the “RITA” Program, that is Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine and Tajikistan. The purpose of such visit may be consulting a project application or fostering cooperation with a partner organization in one of those countries.

       
      Contact:
      Education for Democracy Foundation
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      Enrollment for an Affiliated Act Locally Center
      Program:
      Act Locally
       
      Date:
      on-going recruitment
       
      Information:

      Eligible to apply are NGOs seated in villages and towns of up to 50,000 residents, ready to carry out a grant competition based on Act Locally program Rules in their area of activity (covering from several to a dozen of rural communes/municipalities). By joining the network of 71 Act Locally Centers, an Affiliated ALC will receive a grant of PLN 5,000-10,000 for launching its grant competition, and a possibility to take part in training courses or competitions, among other things.

       
      Contact:
      Academy for the Development of Philanthropy in Poland
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      OK Notebook 2018/19 – on-line course
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 March - 31 March 2018
       
      Information:

      The eight-month on-line course combined with a regional meeting, addressed to teachers of all subjects and at every level. The course is based on the rules of formative assessment and building teacher-student partnership. The participants work in small subject teams. Beginning in May 2018.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
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      Shall We Read?
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      recruitment process completion - subject to availability
       
      Information:

      Under the project, young people supported by their adult assistants set up reader’s clubs and prepare meetings with children at preschools, elementary schools, day centers or children homes. Joint book reading helps involve young people in acting for the others and learning about their neighborhood – the nature, history, traditions and legends. The participants shall attend a 4-hour training and webinars.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
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      Learning School’s Academy of Educational Leaders
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      22 January - 15 February 2018
       
      Information:

      The three-semester postgraduate course in form of blended-learning are addressed to principals and vice principals of schools and preschools, subject team leaders and after-school center managers in Mazowieckie and Świętokrzyskie provinces. The course program covers the issues of educational leadership, key competencies, support for school and teachers, introducing a change in school.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
      The Learning School’s Academy of Educational Leaders is launchedfacebook
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      FAOO Fundraising School
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      19 March - 03 April 2018
       
      Information:

      The course for from 15 to 18 participants involved in raising funds for operation of organizations. The course will be held in form of blended-learning and is addressed to members of local organizations at villages or small towns.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
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      NGO Managers (PROMENGO)
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      12 March - 18 April 2018
       
      Information:

      Training for NGO managers, in form of blended-learning combining on-site and on-line courses and practical training. Addressed to individual persons managing All-Poland foundations and associations, as well as leaders of local organizations operating in rural communes or small town municipalities.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
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      Maróz 2018
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 April 2018
       
      Information:

      2018 All-Poland meeting (May 17-19) of local rural and rural-municipal level organizations and local government representatives; this-year the meeting will be on increasing active participation of citizens in public life.

       
      Contact:
      Rural Development Foundation
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      Youth Leaders of the “Equal Opportunities” Program
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      01 March - 18 April 2018
       
      Information:

      The training offer for participants of projects implemented as part of a 2016 Regional or All-Poland Equal Opportunities Competition. The training objective is to develop leader competencies and skills of creating and designing local actions for the benefit of young people.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
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      Start to Research – Conference for Students
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The conference for the holders of Bridge Scholarships and participants of “PROJECTOR – Student Volunteers” Program. Among other things, the agenda of the conference scheduled for June 2018 comprises an expert panel, presentations of the participants’ research work and educational projects implemented by students.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      PAFF Leaders – recruitment
      Program:
      PAFF Leaders
       
      Date:
      08 February - 08 March 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for local leaders with at least 3 years of experience of work for an NGO, local government, local institution, business or informal group; in particular addressed to people who have participated in implementation of a project as part of one of the PAFF programs.

       
      Contact:
      School for Leaders Foundation
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      Local Forums of “Equal Opportunities” Program
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      13 February - 16 March 2018
       
      Information:

      A possibility to obtain a grant for one-day meeting attended by representatives of local government, schools, NGOs, institutions as well as individuals acting for the benefit of young people. Such meetings shall serve as forums for discussions on providing equal opportunities for young people coming from small towns and villages. Organizations and institutions that have held Local Forums after 2014 are excluded from the competition.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
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      100th Anniversary of Regaining Independence Competition
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      26 February - 19 April 2018
       
      Information:

      Grants for youth projects that serve commemorating Poland regaining its sovereignty. The projects shall refer to issues important to local communities as well as develop young people’s interests and passions.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
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      Comprehensive Development of School – advanced course
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 April 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for schools of every type and at each level of education covers the two-year course for teachers on basic elements of formative assessment. The school directors learn how to introduce the change geared to improve effects of learning and teaching. Having completed the basic course, the school can continue at the advanced level, which allows to apply for the "Learning School" title. The course includes conferences and meetings for school directors, workshop sessions for school staff, as well as on-line courses and workshops for selected teachers.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
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      “Equal Opportunities” All-Poland Grant Competition
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      15 January - 14 March 2018
       
      Information:

      The All-Poland Grant Competition awards grants of up to PLN 40,000 for projects implemented for 15 months by NGOs operating in villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents. The competition is held in two stages: first the applicants present their diagnosis of local environment and next they prepare the plans of 15-month activities.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      The “Equal Opportunities 2018” – the All-Poland Grant Competition
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      Internships: Kirkland Research Program
      Program:
      Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program
       
      Date:
      01 March - 01 May 2019
       
      Information:

      The offer of a one-semester research internship for citizens of Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kirgizstan with well-established scientific position. The individual work under supervision of a scientific tutor shall result in an academic paper prepared by the intern.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
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      Polish-American Internship Initiative (PAII)
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 September 2017 - 31 March 2018
       
      Information:

      Eligible to apply for summer internships in the USA (lasting from 2 to 3 months) are students of at least second year of full-time studies at Polish universities, fluent in English, performing very well at university and active in social work – especially participants of the Bridge Scholarships and “PROJECTOR – Student Volunteers” programs. The interns get paid for their work. The participation of students in the program is free of charge.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      “English Teaching Activities” – training sessions and grants
      Program:
      English Teaching
       
      Date:
      01 December 2017 - 31 January 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer addressed to English teachers working in schools in rural areas and to local village leaders. It includes methodological and project training sessions, and grants for a project for children and/or young people related to extra-curricular foreign language teaching.

       
      Contact:
      “NIDA” Development Foundation
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      “Get to know Poland” – study tours for students
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      01 December 2017 - 31 January 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for students to come for a dozen-day-long study visit to Poland. Available for people of 18-21 years of age coming from Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and a few oblasts of Russian Federation. Participants have an opportunity to meet Polish academic environment, civic organizations and public life leaders, as well as attend lectures, workshops, seminars and cultural events. The students shall apply to the program individually.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
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      Internships: Kirkland Research Program
      Program:
      Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program
       
      Date:
      01 March - 31 May 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer of a one-semester research internship for citizens of Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kirgizstan with well-established scientific position. The individual work under supervision of a scientific tutor shall result in an academic paper prepared by the intern.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
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      Lane Kirkland Scholarships
      Program:
      Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program
       
      Date:
      01 December 2017 - 01 March 2018
       
      Information:

      Over two semesters of supplementing studies at Polish universities, citizens of Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, as well as Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kirgizstan get to know Polish experience in political transformation and European integration. Under individual educational programs, the scholarship holders study selected aspects of economics and management, public administration and business, law, social and political sciences, journalism, NGO management, and management in culture.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
      The Lane Kirkland scholarships – intake into 2018/19 academic yearfacebook
      Calendar
      “RITA” grant competition – partnership projects
      Program:
      Region in Transition (RITA)
       
      Date:
      01 February - 15 March 2018
       
      Information:

      Grants can be awarded for projects designed by Polish NGOs and their partners from countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia. The projects shall support implementing democratic, social, and economic transformation in these countries, mainly through sharing Polish experience in the area of social and welfare problems, education and instruction, development of entrepreneurship, cultural heritage, development and support for NGOs, local government, and independent and modern media.

       
      Contact:
      Education for Democracy Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      The “First Class Teacher” course – winter semester
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      12 January 2017 - 06 February 2018
       
      Information:

      Free one-semester online course addressed to early school education teachers from schools in villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents. The course is on educational process organization, class management, children’s learning, supportive assessment, discovery learning, or cooperation with the school environment, among other things.

       
      Contact:
      School with Class Foundation
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      “TAU for Local Community” – 6th round of workshops
      Program:
      Third Age Universities (TAU)
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 April 2018
       
      Information:

      A a one-year series of workshop sessions that animate establishing volunteer groups at the Third Age Universities and cooperation with local communities. Each round is held for 10 TAUs whose representatives take part in the workshop sessions and benefit from support of tutors and animators who help them to establish volunteer sections and carry out social actions. They can also receive grants of up to PLN 1,800 for carrying out first tasks by such section.

       
      Contact:
      Association of the Creative Initiatives "ę"
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      Calendar
      The “Diploma of Dreams” Competition
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 March - 31 May 2018
       
      Information:

      The objective of that competition is to encourage NGOs and informal groups to join the coalition of partners taking part in another round of the Bridge Scholarships Program. By raising 25% of a scholarship cost (in the case of an organization seated in a village or a town of up to 20,000 residents it is only 5%) the organization can create a chance for their candidates to get support from the Bridge Scholarship Program.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
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      Conference for NGOs
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The initiative is addressed first of all to those NGOs that carry out scholarship programs, as well as other institutions, organizations and individuals that are active in the area of development of educational opportunities for young people coming from villages and small towns. Among other things, discussed are topics related to the role of NGOs in levelling differences between young people coming from small localities and those from big cities in their access to university education and job market.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      Bridge Scholarships for the 1st year of university studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 March - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      Eligible to apply for a scholarship for the 1st year of studies are senior high school leavers accepted for a full-time course at a Polish public university, who live in a village or a small town of up to 20,000 residents, come from a low-income family, performed well at school, and additionally meet one of the conditions set down in the program Rules. The total amount of scholarship is PLN 5,000, paid in 10 monthly installments of PLN 500.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy (WEASA) 2017
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      15 March - 30 April 2018
       
      Information:

      It is the offer of two-week course taking place in Natolin Campus in Warsaw in July and addressed to experts - such as analysts, political and government advisors, think tanks and NGOs employees, civil servants, or journalists - coming from Eastern Partnership countries. The classes, held in form of lectures, workshops and meetings with practitioners, among them some outstanding Polish and foreign experts, are on political transformation, European integration and Trans-Atlantic relations.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
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      Local grant competitions held by Act Locally Centers (ALC)
      Program:
      Act Locally
       
      Date:
      01 February - 31 July 2018
       
      Information:

      Grants in the amount of up to PLN 6,000 for six-month projects responding to the needs of local communities can be awarded to NGOs and informal groups of citizens (the applications on behalf of which shall be submitted by organizations and local public institutions, such as schools, culture centers, libraries, etc.) operating in villages and small towns of up to 20,000 residents. To apply for a grant, you should contact the Act Locally Center that operates at the area of communes/municipalities where the project is to be carried out. The coverage of 71 ALCs network is available at the Act Locally Program website.

       
      Contact:
      Academy for the Development of Philanthropy in Poland
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      “Seniors in Action. Incubator + Subsidies” Grant Competition
      Program:
      Third Age Universities (TAU)
       
      Date:
      20 February - 19 March 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition is addressed to people in the age over 60 who desire to implement, alone or in cooperation with a young person (up to 35 years old), a social project following their passion. The project shall be implemented from September 2017 to June 2018. The competition offers not only a possibility to receive a grant of up to PLN 12,500 but also a support in form of workshops, study visits, tutor and animator counselling at the stage of project preparation and implementation.

       
      Contact:
      Association of the Creative Initiatives "ę"
      “Seniors in Action” grant competitiontwitterfacebook
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      The “Enterprise, Finance and Management” Competition
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 February - 31 May 2018
       
      Information:

      Eligible to take part in that All-Poland competition are teams of 3rd-year students of full-time studies in economics or finance and management at BA or MA courses. By participating in the competition, they can check their knowledge and skills in solving practical problems that occur in enterprises and try their hand at negotiation. The winners receive attractive money prizes.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      Training courses: How to prepare the diagnosis in “Equal Opportunities” Program
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      15 January - 20 February 2018
       
      Information:

      One-day free training courses are addressed to NGO representatives interested in submitting their applications in grant competitions organized by the Equal Opportunities Program and improving their qualifications. Dates of the events: February 10 (Łódź, Poznań), February 17 (Gdańsk, Kraków), February 23 (Warsaw).

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      School break with the “PROJECTOR”
      Program:
      PROJECTOR – Student Volunteers
       
      Date:
      01 January - 01 February 2018
       
      Information:

      Groups of student volunteers (2-3 people each) implement projects designed by themselves that develop knowledge, skills and interests of children and youth. The projects are carried out in the students’ free time during the school year and school breaks. They should be connected with a certain field of science, subject or area of activity, such as art, sports, drama or language classes, for example. The students receive reimbursement of costs of travel and educational materials, and the school ensures them accommodation and meals. 

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      OK Notebook 2018/19 – on-line course
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 March - 31 March 2018
       
      Information:

      The eight-month on-line course combined with a regional meeting, addressed to teachers of all subjects and at every level. The course is based on the rules of formative assessment and building teacher-student partnership. The participants work in small subject teams. Beginning in May 2018.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
      facebook
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      Shall We Read?
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      recruitment process completion - subject to availability
       
      Information:

      Under the project, young people supported by their adult assistants set up reader’s clubs and prepare meetings with children at preschools, elementary schools, day centers or children homes. Joint book reading helps involve young people in acting for the others and learning about their neighborhood – the nature, history, traditions and legends. The participants shall attend a 4-hour training and webinars.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
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      Learning School’s Academy of Educational Leaders
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      22 January - 15 February 2018
       
      Information:

      The three-semester postgraduate course in form of blended-learning are addressed to principals and vice principals of schools and preschools, subject team leaders and after-school center managers in Mazowieckie and Świętokrzyskie provinces. The course program covers the issues of educational leadership, key competencies, support for school and teachers, introducing a change in school.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
      The Learning School’s Academy of Educational Leaders is launchedfacebook
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      FAOO Fundraising School
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      19 March - 03 April 2018
       
      Information:

      The course for from 15 to 18 participants involved in raising funds for operation of organizations. The course will be held in form of blended-learning and is addressed to members of local organizations at villages or small towns.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
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    • Calendar
      NGO Managers (PROMENGO)
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      12 March - 18 April 2018
       
      Information:

      Training for NGO managers, in form of blended-learning combining on-site and on-line courses and practical training. Addressed to individual persons managing All-Poland foundations and associations, as well as leaders of local organizations operating in rural communes or small town municipalities.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Maróz 2018
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 April 2018
       
      Information:

      2018 All-Poland meeting (May 17-19) of local rural and rural-municipal level organizations and local government representatives; this-year the meeting will be on increasing active participation of citizens in public life.

       
      Contact:
      Rural Development Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Youth Leaders of the “Equal Opportunities” Program
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      01 March - 18 April 2018
       
      Information:

      The training offer for participants of projects implemented as part of a 2016 Regional or All-Poland Equal Opportunities Competition. The training objective is to develop leader competencies and skills of creating and designing local actions for the benefit of young people.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
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      Start to Research – Conference for Students
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The conference for the holders of Bridge Scholarships and participants of “PROJECTOR – Student Volunteers” Program. Among other things, the agenda of the conference scheduled for June 2018 comprises an expert panel, presentations of the participants’ research work and educational projects implemented by students.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
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      PAFF Leaders – recruitment
      Program:
      PAFF Leaders
       
      Date:
      08 February - 08 March 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for local leaders with at least 3 years of experience of work for an NGO, local government, local institution, business or informal group; in particular addressed to people who have participated in implementation of a project as part of one of the PAFF programs.

       
      Contact:
      School for Leaders Foundation
      Be a more efficient leader!facebook
    • Calendar
      Local Forums of “Equal Opportunities” Program
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      13 February - 16 March 2018
       
      Information:

      A possibility to obtain a grant for one-day meeting attended by representatives of local government, schools, NGOs, institutions as well as individuals acting for the benefit of young people. Such meetings shall serve as forums for discussions on providing equal opportunities for young people coming from small towns and villages. Organizations and institutions that have held Local Forums after 2014 are excluded from the competition.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      100th Anniversary of Regaining Independence Competition
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      26 February - 19 April 2018
       
      Information:

      Grants for youth projects that serve commemorating Poland regaining its sovereignty. The projects shall refer to issues important to local communities as well as develop young people’s interests and passions.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
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      Comprehensive Development of School – advanced course
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 April 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for schools of every type and at each level of education covers the two-year course for teachers on basic elements of formative assessment. The school directors learn how to introduce the change geared to improve effects of learning and teaching. Having completed the basic course, the school can continue at the advanced level, which allows to apply for the "Learning School" title. The course includes conferences and meetings for school directors, workshop sessions for school staff, as well as on-line courses and workshops for selected teachers.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      “Equal Opportunities” All-Poland Grant Competition
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      15 January - 14 March 2018
       
      Information:

      The All-Poland Grant Competition awards grants of up to PLN 40,000 for projects implemented for 15 months by NGOs operating in villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents. The competition is held in two stages: first the applicants present their diagnosis of local environment and next they prepare the plans of 15-month activities.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      The “Equal Opportunities 2018” – the All-Poland Grant Competition
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      Internships: Kirkland Research Program
      Program:
      Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program
       
      Date:
      01 March - 01 May 2019
       
      Information:

      The offer of a one-semester research internship for citizens of Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kirgizstan with well-established scientific position. The individual work under supervision of a scientific tutor shall result in an academic paper prepared by the intern.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Polish-American Internship Initiative (PAII)
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 September 2017 - 31 March 2018
       
      Information:

      Eligible to apply for summer internships in the USA (lasting from 2 to 3 months) are students of at least second year of full-time studies at Polish universities, fluent in English, performing very well at university and active in social work – especially participants of the Bridge Scholarships and “PROJECTOR – Student Volunteers” programs. The interns get paid for their work. The participation of students in the program is free of charge.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      Student summer internships 2018 in the USAfacebook
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      “English Teaching Activities” – training sessions and grants
      Program:
      English Teaching
       
      Date:
      01 December 2017 - 31 January 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer addressed to English teachers working in schools in rural areas and to local village leaders. It includes methodological and project training sessions, and grants for a project for children and/or young people related to extra-curricular foreign language teaching.

       
      Contact:
      “NIDA” Development Foundation
      Invitation for participation in the English Teaching Activitiesfacebook
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      “Get to know Poland” – study tours for students
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      01 December 2017 - 31 January 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for students to come for a dozen-day-long study visit to Poland. Available for people of 18-21 years of age coming from Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and a few oblasts of Russian Federation. Participants have an opportunity to meet Polish academic environment, civic organizations and public life leaders, as well as attend lectures, workshops, seminars and cultural events. The students shall apply to the program individually.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Internships: Kirkland Research Program
      Program:
      Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program
       
      Date:
      01 March - 31 May 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer of a one-semester research internship for citizens of Ukraine, Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kirgizstan with well-established scientific position. The individual work under supervision of a scientific tutor shall result in an academic paper prepared by the intern.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Lane Kirkland Scholarships
      Program:
      Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program
       
      Date:
      01 December 2017 - 01 March 2018
       
      Information:

      Over two semesters of supplementing studies at Polish universities, citizens of Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, as well as Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kirgizstan get to know Polish experience in political transformation and European integration. Under individual educational programs, the scholarship holders study selected aspects of economics and management, public administration and business, law, social and political sciences, journalism, NGO management, and management in culture.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
      The Lane Kirkland scholarships – intake into 2018/19 academic yearfacebook
    • Calendar
      “RITA” grant competition – partnership projects
      Program:
      Region in Transition (RITA)
       
      Date:
      01 February - 15 March 2018
       
      Information:

      Grants can be awarded for projects designed by Polish NGOs and their partners from countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia. The projects shall support implementing democratic, social, and economic transformation in these countries, mainly through sharing Polish experience in the area of social and welfare problems, education and instruction, development of entrepreneurship, cultural heritage, development and support for NGOs, local government, and independent and modern media.

       
      Contact:
      Education for Democracy Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      The “First Class Teacher” course – winter semester
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      12 January 2017 - 06 February 2018
       
      Information:

      Free one-semester online course addressed to early school education teachers from schools in villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents. The course is on educational process organization, class management, children’s learning, supportive assessment, discovery learning, or cooperation with the school environment, among other things.

       
      Contact:
      School with Class Foundation
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      “TAU for Local Community” – 6th round of workshops
      Program:
      Third Age Universities (TAU)
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 April 2018
       
      Information:

      A a one-year series of workshop sessions that animate establishing volunteer groups at the Third Age Universities and cooperation with local communities. Each round is held for 10 TAUs whose representatives take part in the workshop sessions and benefit from support of tutors and animators who help them to establish volunteer sections and carry out social actions. They can also receive grants of up to PLN 1,800 for carrying out first tasks by such section.

       
      Contact:
      Association of the Creative Initiatives "ę"
      twitterfacebook
    • Calendar
      The “Diploma of Dreams” Competition
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 March - 31 May 2018
       
      Information:

      The objective of that competition is to encourage NGOs and informal groups to join the coalition of partners taking part in another round of the Bridge Scholarships Program. By raising 25% of a scholarship cost (in the case of an organization seated in a village or a town of up to 20,000 residents it is only 5%) the organization can create a chance for their candidates to get support from the Bridge Scholarship Program.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Conference for NGOs
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 March - 30 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The initiative is addressed first of all to those NGOs that carry out scholarship programs, as well as other institutions, organizations and individuals that are active in the area of development of educational opportunities for young people coming from villages and small towns. Among other things, discussed are topics related to the role of NGOs in levelling differences between young people coming from small localities and those from big cities in their access to university education and job market.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Bridge Scholarships for the 1st year of university studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 March - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      Eligible to apply for a scholarship for the 1st year of studies are senior high school leavers accepted for a full-time course at a Polish public university, who live in a village or a small town of up to 20,000 residents, come from a low-income family, performed well at school, and additionally meet one of the conditions set down in the program Rules. The total amount of scholarship is PLN 5,000, paid in 10 monthly installments of PLN 500.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Warsaw Euro-Atlantic Summer Academy (WEASA) 2017
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      15 March - 30 April 2018
       
      Information:

      It is the offer of two-week course taking place in Natolin Campus in Warsaw in July and addressed to experts - such as analysts, political and government advisors, think tanks and NGOs employees, civil servants, or journalists - coming from Eastern Partnership countries. The classes, held in form of lectures, workshops and meetings with practitioners, among them some outstanding Polish and foreign experts, are on political transformation, European integration and Trans-Atlantic relations.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Local grant competitions held by Act Locally Centers (ALC)
      Program:
      Act Locally
       
      Date:
      01 February - 31 July 2018
       
      Information:

      Grants in the amount of up to PLN 6,000 for six-month projects responding to the needs of local communities can be awarded to NGOs and informal groups of citizens (the applications on behalf of which shall be submitted by organizations and local public institutions, such as schools, culture centers, libraries, etc.) operating in villages and small towns of up to 20,000 residents. To apply for a grant, you should contact the Act Locally Center that operates at the area of communes/municipalities where the project is to be carried out. The coverage of 71 ALCs network is available at the Act Locally Program website.

       
      Contact:
      Academy for the Development of Philanthropy in Poland
      facebook
    • Calendar
      “Seniors in Action. Incubator + Subsidies” Grant Competition
      Program:
      Third Age Universities (TAU)
       
      Date:
      20 February - 19 March 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition is addressed to people in the age over 60 who desire to implement, alone or in cooperation with a young person (up to 35 years old), a social project following their passion. The project shall be implemented from September 2017 to June 2018. The competition offers not only a possibility to receive a grant of up to PLN 12,500 but also a support in form of workshops, study visits, tutor and animator counselling at the stage of project preparation and implementation.

       
      Contact:
      Association of the Creative Initiatives "ę"
      “Seniors in Action” grant competitiontwitterfacebook
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      The “Enterprise, Finance and Management” Competition
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 February - 31 May 2018
       
      Information:

      Eligible to take part in that All-Poland competition are teams of 3rd-year students of full-time studies in economics or finance and management at BA or MA courses. By participating in the competition, they can check their knowledge and skills in solving practical problems that occur in enterprises and try their hand at negotiation. The winners receive attractive money prizes.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
    • Calendar
      Training courses: How to prepare the diagnosis in “Equal Opportunities” Program
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      15 January - 20 February 2018
       
      Information:

      One-day free training courses are addressed to NGO representatives interested in submitting their applications in grant competitions organized by the Equal Opportunities Program and improving their qualifications. Dates of the events: February 10 (Łódź, Poznań), February 17 (Gdańsk, Kraków), February 23 (Warsaw).

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      School break with the “PROJECTOR”
      Program:
      PROJECTOR – Student Volunteers
       
      Date:
      01 January - 01 February 2018
       
      Information:

      Groups of student volunteers (2-3 people each) implement projects designed by themselves that develop knowledge, skills and interests of children and youth. The projects are carried out in the students’ free time during the school year and school breaks. They should be connected with a certain field of science, subject or area of activity, such as art, sports, drama or language classes, for example. The students receive reimbursement of costs of travel and educational materials, and the school ensures them accommodation and meals. 

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      The “Equal Opportunities” Program Youth Leaders
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      18 April - 27 April 2018
       
      Information:

      The training addressed to participants of projects of projects carried out as part of 2016 Regional or All-Poland Grant Competition. The training objective is to develop leader competences and  designing local activities for the benefit of young people.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      Youth Leaders Trainingfacebook
      Fundraising – on-line or off-line?
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      06 June - 06 June 2018
       
      Information:

      Annual FAOO fundraising conference on raising funds by NGOs. Among invited guests are Angela Cluff – co-author of "Cruelty to Children Must Stop, Full Stop" campaign carried out by the UK NSPCC organization as well as Polish fundraising experts and practitioners.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      The “Organization Development for Advanced” Program
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      01 June - 30 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The objective of the program is to support alumni of the "PROMENGO" Program with regard to planning and implementing certain changes allowing for long-term development of NGOs managed by them. Development programs they will work on may cover the areas of management and institutional strengthening of an organization.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Summer vacations with “PROJECTOR”
      Program:
      PROJECTOR – Student Volunteers
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 August 2018
       
      Information:

      The groups of student volunteers (2-3 people) carry out designed by themselves initiatives aimed at development of knowledge, skills and interests of children and young people. They do it in their free time during the school year and summer vacation and winter break. The projects cover a particular area of science, subject or activity (art, sports, IT, drama or language classes). The students get reimbursed for travel expenses and educational materials, while the host school secures them accommodation and meals.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      Summer projects of the “PROJECTOR”facebook
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      Career and Job Market workshops
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 July 2018
       
      Information:

      Held at the turn of June and July workshops on career planning, analysis of professional potential and preparation to participation in the job market. Addressed to ca. 60 Bridge Scholarship holders – students of 2nd, 3rd and 4th year who achieve best results and have sent the most interesting letters of motivation.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      “Study Abroad” scholarships
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 30 November 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying at a university abroad under the “Erasmus+” Program. The amount of the scholarship depends on the difference between the cost of studying abroad and the scholarship received under the “Erasmus+” Program and other sources of financial support. The amount of scholarship cannot be more than EUR 350 a month, while the semester scholarship cannot exceed EUR 1,600.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      “PhDo” doctoral scholarships
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 30 November 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for students of all fields of study at postgraduate full-time university courses, at Polish public universities and other educational institutions detailed in the Rules and Regulations. The winners of the competition – those who score the highest number of credits awarded for academic work, doctoral thesis concept, suitability of doctoral thesis to be used in NGO operations, and for interview (with the average of their grades of minimum 4.0) – receive scholarships of PLN 18,000, paid in ten monthly installments. The offer covers also cooperation in research and development (related to the subject of doctoral thesis) with an NGO operating in Poland and indicated by them. Cooperation: Unit for Social Innovation and Research “Shipyard”.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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      Doctoral scholarships
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 30 November 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying all fields at the full-time doctoral courses at Polish public universities or at the Polish Academy of Sciences. The competition winners – those with the best score in research, research concept, and who perform best (with G.P.A, at least 4,0) - receive scholarship of PLN 18,000 paid in ten monthly installments.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying all fields except for English linguistics, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a one-year course of English leading to FCE/CAE or equivalent exam.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Workshops for winners of the “Diploma of Dreams” competition
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 31 July 2018
       
      Information:

      Workshops for representatives of new non-governmental organizations qualified for participation in the Bridge Scholarships Program. The objective of the workshops is to share knowledge and skills in developing and carrying out scholarship programs. They include also elements of communication, fundraising, building local coalition, and the Bridge Scholarships Program procedure.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying history, political sciences, European studies, philosophy, psychology, sociology, journalism, and social communication, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each. The scholarships are funded by the PAFF.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying economic sciences (economics or finance), whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each. The scholarships are funded by the National Bank of Poland.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying mathematics, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each. The scholarships are funded by mBank Foundation.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying at universities of life sciences or life sciences departments, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each. The scholarships are funded by BGŻ BNP Paribas Foundation.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying management, econometry, library and information science, and environmental protection, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      The “Top Student” Competition – scholarships for 2nd year of studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      Academic achievements scholarships for 2nd year of studies for holders of the Bridge Scholarships Program for the 1st year of studies who perform very well in their first year. The competition winners can receive the grant of PLN 5,000, paid in 10 monthly installments of PLN 500 each.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      Domestic internships for the Bridge Scholarship holders
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 30 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The internships are offered to students of certain fields of study to allow them gain skills and experience necessary in their future jobs. The internships usually last from 1 to 3 months and are paid. The companies offering them indicate the profile of a potential candidates.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      “Get to know Poland” – study tours for students
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      01 May - 29 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for students to come for a dozen-day-long study visit to Poland. Available for people of 18-21 years of age coming from Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and a few oblasts of Russian Federation. Participants have the opportunity to meet Polish academic environment, civic organizations and public life leaders, as well as attend lectures, workshops, seminars and cultural events. The students shall apply to the program individually.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation, Borussia Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      English Teaching Market 2018
      Program:
      English Teaching
       
      Date:
      01 April - 31 May 2018
       
      Information:

      Annual all-Poland meeting of English teachers working in schools in villages and small towns, participated by ca. 500 people from all over Poland. They take part in English teaching methodology workshops, meetings with interesting people, lectures, and presentations of supported projects. The integral part of such meeting is an exhibition presenting the offer of leading publishing houses and English teaching aids distributors. The date of the event: June 25-27, 2018.

       
      Contact:
      “NIDA” Development Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      The “Teachers Internet Academy” – 2018/19
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 April - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      Online courses on practical teaching addressed to teachers of various subjects in all types of schools and at each level of education. They are based on the latest achievements in pedagogy with regard to learning process. The applications on behalf of groups of teachers (from 4 to 8 people) shall be submitted by schools. The training courses are held on commercial basis.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
      facebook
     
     
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    • Calendar
      The “Equal Opportunities” Program Youth Leaders
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      18 April - 27 April 2018
       
      Information:

      The training addressed to participants of projects of projects carried out as part of 2016 Regional or All-Poland Grant Competition. The training objective is to develop leader competences and  designing local activities for the benefit of young people.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      Youth Leaders Trainingfacebook
    • Fundraising – on-line or off-line?
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      06 June - 06 June 2018
       
      Information:

      Annual FAOO fundraising conference on raising funds by NGOs. Among invited guests are Angela Cluff – co-author of "Cruelty to Children Must Stop, Full Stop" campaign carried out by the UK NSPCC organization as well as Polish fundraising experts and practitioners.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      The “Organization Development for Advanced” Program
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      01 June - 30 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The objective of the program is to support alumni of the "PROMENGO" Program with regard to planning and implementing certain changes allowing for long-term development of NGOs managed by them. Development programs they will work on may cover the areas of management and institutional strengthening of an organization.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
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    • Calendar
      Summer vacations with “PROJECTOR”
      Program:
      PROJECTOR – Student Volunteers
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 August 2018
       
      Information:

      The groups of student volunteers (2-3 people) carry out designed by themselves initiatives aimed at development of knowledge, skills and interests of children and young people. They do it in their free time during the school year and summer vacation and winter break. The projects cover a particular area of science, subject or activity (art, sports, IT, drama or language classes). The students get reimbursed for travel expenses and educational materials, while the host school secures them accommodation and meals.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      Summer projects of the “PROJECTOR”facebook
    • Calendar
      Career and Job Market workshops
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 July 2018
       
      Information:

      Held at the turn of June and July workshops on career planning, analysis of professional potential and preparation to participation in the job market. Addressed to ca. 60 Bridge Scholarship holders – students of 2nd, 3rd and 4th year who achieve best results and have sent the most interesting letters of motivation.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
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    • Calendar
      “Study Abroad” scholarships
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 30 November 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying at a university abroad under the “Erasmus+” Program. The amount of the scholarship depends on the difference between the cost of studying abroad and the scholarship received under the “Erasmus+” Program and other sources of financial support. The amount of scholarship cannot be more than EUR 350 a month, while the semester scholarship cannot exceed EUR 1,600.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      “PhDo” doctoral scholarships
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 30 November 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for students of all fields of study at postgraduate full-time university courses, at Polish public universities and other educational institutions detailed in the Rules and Regulations. The winners of the competition – those who score the highest number of credits awarded for academic work, doctoral thesis concept, suitability of doctoral thesis to be used in NGO operations, and for interview (with the average of their grades of minimum 4.0) – receive scholarships of PLN 18,000, paid in ten monthly installments. The offer covers also cooperation in research and development (related to the subject of doctoral thesis) with an NGO operating in Poland and indicated by them. Cooperation: Unit for Social Innovation and Research “Shipyard”.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Doctoral scholarships
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 30 November 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying all fields at the full-time doctoral courses at Polish public universities or at the Polish Academy of Sciences. The competition winners – those with the best score in research, research concept, and who perform best (with G.P.A, at least 4,0) - receive scholarship of PLN 18,000 paid in ten monthly installments.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying all fields except for English linguistics, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a one-year course of English leading to FCE/CAE or equivalent exam.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Workshops for winners of the “Diploma of Dreams” competition
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 June - 31 July 2018
       
      Information:

      Workshops for representatives of new non-governmental organizations qualified for participation in the Bridge Scholarships Program. The objective of the workshops is to share knowledge and skills in developing and carrying out scholarship programs. They include also elements of communication, fundraising, building local coalition, and the Bridge Scholarships Program procedure.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying history, political sciences, European studies, philosophy, psychology, sociology, journalism, and social communication, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each. The scholarships are funded by the PAFF.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying economic sciences (economics or finance), whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each. The scholarships are funded by the National Bank of Poland.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying mathematics, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each. The scholarships are funded by mBank Foundation.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying at universities of life sciences or life sciences departments, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each. The scholarships are funded by BGŻ BNP Paribas Foundation.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Scholarships for 3rd/4th year of Bachelor’s degree studies or 1st year of Master’s studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      The competition for the Bridge Scholarships holders studying management, econometry, library and information science, and environmental protection, whose grade point average is at least 4.0. The competition winners with the highest G.P.A. receive a scholarship of PLN 5,000 for a year or PLN 2,500 for half year, paid in monthly installments of PLN 500 each.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      The “Top Student” Competition – scholarships for 2nd year of studies
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      Academic achievements scholarships for 2nd year of studies for holders of the Bridge Scholarships Program for the 1st year of studies who perform very well in their first year. The competition winners can receive the grant of PLN 5,000, paid in 10 monthly installments of PLN 500 each.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Domestic internships for the Bridge Scholarship holders
      Program:
      Bridge Scholarships
       
      Date:
      01 May - 30 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The internships are offered to students of certain fields of study to allow them gain skills and experience necessary in their future jobs. The internships usually last from 1 to 3 months and are paid. The companies offering them indicate the profile of a potential candidates.

       
      Contact:
      Educational Enterprise Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      “Get to know Poland” – study tours for students
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      01 May - 29 June 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for students to come for a dozen-day-long study visit to Poland. Available for people of 18-21 years of age coming from Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and a few oblasts of Russian Federation. Participants have the opportunity to meet Polish academic environment, civic organizations and public life leaders, as well as attend lectures, workshops, seminars and cultural events. The students shall apply to the program individually.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation, Borussia Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      English Teaching Market 2018
      Program:
      English Teaching
       
      Date:
      01 April - 31 May 2018
       
      Information:

      Annual all-Poland meeting of English teachers working in schools in villages and small towns, participated by ca. 500 people from all over Poland. They take part in English teaching methodology workshops, meetings with interesting people, lectures, and presentations of supported projects. The integral part of such meeting is an exhibition presenting the offer of leading publishing houses and English teaching aids distributors. The date of the event: June 25-27, 2018.

       
      Contact:
      “NIDA” Development Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      The “Teachers Internet Academy” – 2018/19
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 April - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      Online courses on practical teaching addressed to teachers of various subjects in all types of schools and at each level of education. They are based on the latest achievements in pedagogy with regard to learning process. The applications on behalf of groups of teachers (from 4 to 8 people) shall be submitted by schools. The training courses are held on commercial basis.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
      facebook
     
    Third quarter 2018 (July - September)
     
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      FAOO Fundraising School
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      31 August - 16 September 2018
       
      Information:

      The second round of the course for from 15 to 18 participants involved in raising funds for operation of organizations. The course will be held in form of blended-learning and is addressed to members of local organizations at villages or small towns.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      School for Democracy
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 July - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for schools wanting to improve their work quality in the area of student self- governance. The schools receive a certificate confirming that the teachers there support student’s self-governance and grassroots activities. The participants take part in one-day training sessions, webinars, the on-line festival and the final event – an open debate summing up the activities carried out at schools.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      “RITA” grant competition – partnership projects
      Program:
      Region in Transition (RITA)
       
      Date:
      01 September - 15 October 2018
       
      Information:

      Grants can be awarded for projects designed by Polish NGOs and their partners from countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia. The projects shall support implementing democratic, social, and economic transformation in these countries, mainly through sharing Polish experience in the area of social and welfare problems, education and instruction, development of entrepreneurship, cultural heritage, development and support for NGOs, local government, and independent and modern media.

       
      Contact:
      Education for Democracy Foundation
      Be active in the East! Partnership projects.facebook
    • Calendar
      Weekends with “English Teaching” – training sessions for English teachers
      Program:
      English Teaching
       
      Date:
      01 September - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      Weekends with “English Teaching” are open methodological training sessions held for English teachers working at public pre-schools and schools at each level of education, in villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents.

       
      Contact:
      “NIDA” Development Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      Training courses: How to prepare a project in “Equal Opportunities” Program
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      15 August - 22 September 2018
       
      Information:

      One-day free training courses are addressed to NGO representatives interested in submitting their applications in grant competitions organized by the "Equal Opportunities" Program, and improving their qualifications. The dates of the events: September 15 – Warsaw, Lublin; September 22 – Gdańsk, Kraków, Poznań.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
      Calendar
      “Equal Opportunities” Regional Grant Competition
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      16 August - 25 October 2018
       
      Information:

      Eligible to apply for grants of up to PLN 8,500 for six-month projects aimed at levelling the opportunities of young people coming from rural areas and small towns for a good start into adult life are NGOs, libraries, culture centers and informal groups of residents of villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      School with Class 2.0 – 2018/19
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 August - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      The all-Poland initiative addressed to staff of all types of schools and at each level of education promoting ICT usage in learning and teaching, which is a comprehensive development program supporting teachers and school directors in professionalization of their work, as well as appreciation and promotion of unique school activities. The Action shall be participated by teams of at least four people, including the school director, a coordinator (selected from among the teaching staff) and two teachers or a teacher and another school employee (a pedagogue, a psychologist, a librarian, etc.).

       
      Contact:
      School with Class Foundation
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      Calendar
      Postgraduate Teachers Studies – 2018/19 academic year
      Program:
      PAFF and UW School of Education
       
      Date:
      12 August - 27 August 2018
       
      Information:

      Free 10-month-long full-time postgraduate studies for Polish and math teachers, which combine academic classes and obligatory teaching practice at schools. Eligible to apply are graduates with MA in the Polish language or mathematics as well as teachers who have been working in school for up to 10 years. There is a possibility to apply for a scholarship to cover the cost of accommodation in Warsaw.

       
      Contact:
      Foundation for Quality Education
      twitterfacebook
      Calendar
      “First Class Teacher” course – summer semester
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 August - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      Free one-semester online course addressed to early school education teachers from schools in villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents. The course is on educational process organization, class management, children’s learning, supportive assessment, discovery learning or cooperation with the school environment, among other things.

       
      Contact:
      School with Class Foundation
      facebook
     
     
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    • Calendar
      FAOO Fundraising School
      Program:
      Support for NGOs
       
      Date:
      31 August - 16 September 2018
       
      Information:

      The second round of the course for from 15 to 18 participants involved in raising funds for operation of organizations. The course will be held in form of blended-learning and is addressed to members of local organizations at villages or small towns.

       
      Contact:
      Academy of Civic Organizations Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      School for Democracy
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 July - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for schools wanting to improve their work quality in the area of student self- governance. The schools receive a certificate confirming that the teachers there support student’s self-governance and grassroots activities. The participants take part in one-day training sessions, webinars, the on-line festival and the final event – an open debate summing up the activities carried out at schools.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      “RITA” grant competition – partnership projects
      Program:
      Region in Transition (RITA)
       
      Date:
      01 September - 15 October 2018
       
      Information:

      Grants can be awarded for projects designed by Polish NGOs and their partners from countries of Eastern Europe, Caucasus and Central Asia. The projects shall support implementing democratic, social, and economic transformation in these countries, mainly through sharing Polish experience in the area of social and welfare problems, education and instruction, development of entrepreneurship, cultural heritage, development and support for NGOs, local government, and independent and modern media.

       
      Contact:
      Education for Democracy Foundation
      Be active in the East! Partnership projects.facebook
    • Calendar
      Weekends with “English Teaching” – training sessions for English teachers
      Program:
      English Teaching
       
      Date:
      01 September - 31 October 2018
       
      Information:

      Weekends with “English Teaching” are open methodological training sessions held for English teachers working at public pre-schools and schools at each level of education, in villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents.

       
      Contact:
      “NIDA” Development Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Training courses: How to prepare a project in “Equal Opportunities” Program
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      15 August - 22 September 2018
       
      Information:

      One-day free training courses are addressed to NGO representatives interested in submitting their applications in grant competitions organized by the "Equal Opportunities" Program, and improving their qualifications. The dates of the events: September 15 – Warsaw, Lublin; September 22 – Gdańsk, Kraków, Poznań.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      “Equal Opportunities” Regional Grant Competition
      Program:
      Equal Opportunities
       
      Date:
      16 August - 25 October 2018
       
      Information:

      Eligible to apply for grants of up to PLN 8,500 for six-month projects aimed at levelling the opportunities of young people coming from rural areas and small towns for a good start into adult life are NGOs, libraries, culture centers and informal groups of residents of villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents.

       
      Contact:
      Polish Children and Youth Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      School with Class 2.0 – 2018/19
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 August - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      The all-Poland initiative addressed to staff of all types of schools and at each level of education promoting ICT usage in learning and teaching, which is a comprehensive development program supporting teachers and school directors in professionalization of their work, as well as appreciation and promotion of unique school activities. The Action shall be participated by teams of at least four people, including the school director, a coordinator (selected from among the teaching staff) and two teachers or a teacher and another school employee (a pedagogue, a psychologist, a librarian, etc.).

       
      Contact:
      School with Class Foundation
      twitterfacebook
    • Calendar
      Postgraduate Teachers Studies – 2018/19 academic year
      Program:
      PAFF and UW School of Education
       
      Date:
      12 August - 27 August 2018
       
      Information:

      Free 10-month-long full-time postgraduate studies for Polish and math teachers, which combine academic classes and obligatory teaching practice at schools. Eligible to apply are graduates with MA in the Polish language or mathematics as well as teachers who have been working in school for up to 10 years. There is a possibility to apply for a scholarship to cover the cost of accommodation in Warsaw.

       
      Contact:
      Foundation for Quality Education
      twitterfacebook
    • Calendar
      “First Class Teacher” course – summer semester
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 August - 30 September 2018
       
      Information:

      Free one-semester online course addressed to early school education teachers from schools in villages and towns of up to 20,000 residents. The course is on educational process organization, class management, children’s learning, supportive assessment, discovery learning or cooperation with the school environment, among other things.

       
      Contact:
      School with Class Foundation
      facebook
     
    Forth quarter 2018 (October - December)
     
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      “English Teaching Activities” – training sessions and grants
      Program:
      English Teaching
       
      Date:
      01 December - 31 January 2019
       
      Information:

      The offer addressed to English teachers working in schools in rural areas and to local village leaders. It includes methodological and project training sessions, and grants for a project for children and/or young people related to extra-curricular foreign language teaching.

       
      Contact:
      “NIDA” Development Foundation
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      “Get to know Poland” – study tours for students
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      01 December - 28 February 2019
       
      Information:

      The offer for students to come for a dozen-day-long study visit to Poland. Available for people of 18-21 years of age coming from Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and a few oblasts of Russian Federation. Participants have an opportunity to meet Polish academic environment, civic organizations and public life leaders, as well as attend lectures, workshops, seminars and cultural events. The students shall apply to the program individually.

       
      Contact:
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      Lane Kirkland Scholarships
      Program:
      Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program
       
      Date:
      01 December - 01 March 2019
       
      Information:

      Over two semesters of supplementing studies at Polish universities, citizens of Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, as well as Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kirgizstan get to know Polish experience in political transformation and European integration. Under individual educational programs, the scholarship holders study selected aspects of economics and management, public administration and business, law, social and political sciences, journalism, NGO management, and management in culture.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
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      The Local Press 2018 Competition for Local Media
      Program:
      “Pro Publico Bono” Competition
       
      Date:
      15 December - 15 January 2019
       
      Information:

      It is an open competition. Its objective is to award best texts, photos, and video coverage published or broadcast by local media from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. The winner receives the Bolesław Wierzbiański Award.

       
      Contact:
      Local Newspaper Association
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      Comprehensive Development of School – basic course
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 October - 30 November 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for schools of every type and at each level of education covers the two-year course for teachers on basic elements of formative assessment. The school directors learn how to introduce the change geared to improve effects of learning and teaching. Having completed the basic course, the school can continue at the advanced level, which allows to apply for the "Learning School" title. The course includes conferences and meetings for school directors, workshop sessions for school staff, as well as on-line courses and workshops for selected teachers.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
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      “English Teaching Activities” – training sessions and grants
      Program:
      English Teaching
       
      Date:
      01 December - 31 January 2019
       
      Information:

      The offer addressed to English teachers working in schools in rural areas and to local village leaders. It includes methodological and project training sessions, and grants for a project for children and/or young people related to extra-curricular foreign language teaching.

       
      Contact:
      “NIDA” Development Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      “Get to know Poland” – study tours for students
      Program:
      Study Tours to Poland (STP)
       
      Date:
      01 December - 28 February 2019
       
      Information:

      The offer for students to come for a dozen-day-long study visit to Poland. Available for people of 18-21 years of age coming from Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine and a few oblasts of Russian Federation. Participants have an opportunity to meet Polish academic environment, civic organizations and public life leaders, as well as attend lectures, workshops, seminars and cultural events. The students shall apply to the program individually.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Lane Kirkland Scholarships
      Program:
      Lane Kirkland Scholarship Program
       
      Date:
      01 December - 01 March 2019
       
      Information:

      Over two semesters of supplementing studies at Polish universities, citizens of Ukraine, Russia, Belarus, as well as Moldova, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Kirgizstan get to know Polish experience in political transformation and European integration. Under individual educational programs, the scholarship holders study selected aspects of economics and management, public administration and business, law, social and political sciences, journalism, NGO management, and management in culture.

       
      Contact:
      Leaders of Change Foundation
      facebook
    • Calendar
      The Local Press 2018 Competition for Local Media
      Program:
      “Pro Publico Bono” Competition
       
      Date:
      15 December - 15 January 2019
       
      Information:

      It is an open competition. Its objective is to award best texts, photos, and video coverage published or broadcast by local media from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. The winner receives the Bolesław Wierzbiański Award.

       
      Contact:
      Local Newspaper Association
      facebook
    • Calendar
      Comprehensive Development of School – basic course
      Program:
      The Learning Schools (LES)
       
      Date:
      01 October - 30 November 2018
       
      Information:

      The offer for schools of every type and at each level of education covers the two-year course for teachers on basic elements of formative assessment. The school directors learn how to introduce the change geared to improve effects of learning and teaching. Having completed the basic course, the school can continue at the advanced level, which allows to apply for the "Learning School" title. The course includes conferences and meetings for school directors, workshop sessions for school staff, as well as on-line courses and workshops for selected teachers.

       
      Contact:
      Center for Citizenship Education Foundation
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