OPPORTUNITY FOR SCHOLARSHIP on Socially Engaged Research – Ecosystem Services, Tourism, Community Engagement, and Conservation Strategies in National Parks

EU HORIZON EUROPE project – BETTER Life Summer School Registration

Join us for an immersive Summer School focusing on socially engaged research trough the topics of Ecosystem Services, Tourism, Community Engagement, and Conservation Strategies in National Parks!

Summer School Date: September 9 – 14, 2024
Location: Czech Republic

  • Prague
  • Krkonoše National Park or Bohemian Switzerland National Park
  • Kostelec nad Černými lesy

Scholarship for participation (travel costs, accommodation): 1115 EUR

Application deadline: 13 June, 2024

Engage with experts, participate in hands-on activities, and explore innovative approaches to environmental conservation. Don’t miss this opportunity to expand your knowledge and network with 50 participants from 7 countries and many professionals in the field!

If you have additional questions, you can contact:

Application Form (see below) and CV (in English) should be sent to the project organizers at DU (olga.mickevica@du.lv).

Application Form

Criteria for participants’ selection of the competition organized by Daugavpils University, Latvia:

1. Level of Studies:

2. Research and education/training experiences with any/several of the following topics of the proposed Summer School:

– Ecosystem Services;

– Tourism;

– Community Engagement;

– Nature Conservation;

– Life Sciences (Biology, Ecology etc)

3. Motivation for participation in Summer school. Your interest and motivation to study at the Summer School and eventual application of knowledge and skills acquired after that, but not to forget that Summer School is focusing on socially engaged research (stakeholder participation in the research) knowledge and skills development !

4. Readiness to participate in a pitch session after Summer school completion.