New call for applications: TEPSA’s Career Skills Training (Brussels, 11-15 September 2017)

The call for application for TEPSA’s next Career Skills Training is out! The training will take place on 11-15 September 2017 in Brussels, and will focus on communication skills and media-literacy for young researchers. The deadline for applications is 30 June 2017.


What is the Career Skills Training?

A 5-day professional skills training on communication and media-literacy for academic and think-tank research, taking place at the heart of EU politics in Brussels. The training includes visits to European institutions, lectures and hands-on activities with think-tankers, academics, journalists, EU officials and professional trainers. It is organised within the framework of project PONT – Professional Training on EU Affairs, co-funded the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union.

Please see the draft programme below for more details.


Who can apply?

– EU and non-EU young professional researchers with an interest in EU affairs.

– EU and non-EU students at postgraduate level interested in EU affairs and research.


How to apply?

Send a CV and cover letter before 30 June 2017 to The participation fee is €200 for applicants from TEPSA member organisations (current or former students/researchers) and €400 for other applicants. Travel and accommodation costs can be reimbursed up to €250.


Find here the full call for applications and the draft programme of the training.

For any question related to the training and the PONT project, send an email to or call us at +32(0)2 511 34 70.