War Art Reporting and Memory (WARM) Academy 2019 (Scholarships Available for Western Balkans Residents)

War Art Reporting and Memory (WARM) Academy 2019 (Scholarships Available for Western Balkans Residents)

Deadline: June 28, 2019

The War Art Reporting and Memory (WARM) Foundation and the Post-Conflict Research Center (PCRC) are seeking applicants for their annual WARM Academy. The WARM Academy is a multidisciplinary, educational and training program that focuses on developing participants’ knowledge, understanding, and critical skills in the fields of peacebuilding and conflict transformation.

Taking place during Sarajevo’s annual WARM Festival, the Academy will feature a series of masterclasses, workshops, and interactive panel discussions that present cutting-edge approaches and best practices currently used across the globe to address issues related to contemporary conflict and post-conflict transitions. The series will be delivered by world-class practitioners, academics, artists, and experts from the fields of media, transitional justice, historical memory preservation, journalism, art, violence prevention, human rights, and other related fields.

Are you a student, peacebuilding practitioner, artist, memory worker, journalist, or media maker interested in learning more about cutting-edge approaches to peacebuilding and conflict transformation? If the answer is ‘Yes’, the WARM Foundation and the Post-Conflict Research Center (PCRC) invite you to apply for the 2019 WARM Academytaking place in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina from 8 to 13 July 2019.

WARM Academy Scholarships for Western Balkans Residents

There are 15 scholarships available for participants who are nationals of any of the following Western Balkans countries: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, and Macedonia. A scholarship covers all program costs including your travel and accommodation. Please indicate whether you are applying for this scholarship in the designated section of the application form provided below.

Eligibility

  • Open to students, researchers, artists, photographers, academics, journalists, and anyone with an interest in conflict transformation, peacebuilding, human rights, transitional justice, and other areas related to conflict and post-conflict transitions.
  • Applicants must be 18+ years of age
  • Possess advanced English language skills as the working language of the Academy is English.

There are only 35 spots available (including 15 scholarships for Western Balkan residents), so applicants should apply today for their chance to be part of this year’s program!

Application

To apply, please send us a completed application form (click the link below) and your current CV to warm.academy@gmail.com by 28 June 2019.

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For more information, visit WARM Academy.

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