NISA Summer Session 2012May 4, 2012
NISA Summer Session 2012
International Communities’ approaches, capacities and resources”
The NISA Summer Session will be held on 01-07 July 2012, in Baku, Azerbaijan. July 01 and July 07 are the dates of arrival and departure. Participants will be accommodated and meals will be provided.
Participants should be young researchers, experts, NGO or Government representatives as well as academicians dealing with the issues of international security, foreign policy, regional conflicts and other related subjects.
NISA makes preference for participants who have already obtained their MA degrees or are in the process of MA or PhD researches.
Participants must be fluent in English, under the age of 35 and Nationals of NATO member states, Partnership for Peace countries, Mediterranean Dialogue and Istanbul Cooperation Initiative countries.
Please note that you can participate only once in NISA Sessions.
Participants who complete the session successfully will receive relevant diplomas, certified by the NATO’s Public Diplomacy Division and Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan.
NISA will provide scholarships to cover the expenses on accommodation, meals, local transportation and social programs during the event dates. NISA welcomes the self-coverage of the travel costs by participants. Nevertheless, limited funds are also available to provide reimbursement of the travel expenses up to 50% of some qualified participants.
There is no participation fee. Financial assistance requests for travel expenses will be considered individually. The request for the most economic travel expenses subsidization should be mentioned in the Application Form by indicating the details of transportation reservation and price.
Application must include the Application Form, detailed CV with photo and topical essay about 400 words related to the subjects of the session. The paper should reflect applicant’s own writing and thinking and be sent to the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line NAME SURNAME/ COUNTRY/ NISA SS 2012 (e.g. PATRICK IVOR / BELGIUM / NISA SS 2012), as appropriate. Incomplete applications (missing photo, incomplete application form, missing essay, CV) will not be accepted for selection. The deadline for the application submission is ) June 3rd 2012. Only short listed candidates will be notified on June 8th, 2012.