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Im Folgenden finden Sie Veranstaltungen, Stipendien, Gelegenheiten oder andere Initiativen, die nach Ansicht der Europäischen Forum Alpbach Stiftung für ihr Netzwerk von Interesse sein könnten.

Bitte beachten Sie: Die Beiträge werden laufend aktualisiert. Gelistete Initiativen sind in keiner Weise direkt verbunden mit dem Europäischen Forum Alpbach.


The Young Forum Gastein (YFG) programme was initiated in 2007 to enable promising young health professionals to attend the annual European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) and become a part of an inspiring network which now includes almost 500 members (Young Gasteiners) working in public and private sectors, civil society, and science and academia. Participation in the YFG network introduces young experts to the EHFG community and the European public health scene in general – facilitating exchange of knowledge and networking with high-level health policymakers. It also offers a unique opportunity for the Young Gasteiners to actively contribute to the annual EHFG conference as authors of session reports or blog posts. moderators or rapporteurs and get involved in discussions on the current challenges and developments in health in Europe and beyond.

Find out more here.


More information can be found here!

Civic Europe is an idea challenge and civic incubator realised by MitOst and Sofia Platform funded by Stiftung Mercator. They support civil society initiatives through an idea challenge (which will support up to 15 local initiatives with grants of up to €50,000 each) and capacity-building measures on the local level in Central, Southeastern and Southern Europe.

Civic Europe is looking for civil society organisations or individuals who have a broad network in their country and who can support Civic Europe by directly addressing local actors that might want to apply for a grant and sharing the call for the 2020 idea challenge within their network. They are looking for a scouts in particular in the following countries: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary and Spain.

Application Deadline: March 5th, 2020


Mehr Infos: oe1.orf.at/zukunft 

Ö1 ruft zu einer innovativen Ideensammlung auf, die Technologien, Dienstleistungen sowie gesellschaftliche und politische Prozesse verändern, verbessern oder ersetzen sollen. Ideen aller Art sind erwünscht, die Probleme erkennen und Lösungen anbieten: Klimaschutz, Armutsbekämpfung, Energiewende, Demokratie und Partizipation, Forschung, Life-Style & Fashion, Bildung und Ernährung in Form von Startups, Podcasts, Blogs, Musik & künstlerische Performances, Apps, Events und vieles mehr. Erlaubt ist alles, was selbstgemacht, selbstorganisiert und selbstgedacht wird.

Wer? Was? Wann?

Eingeladen sind 20+ Jährige, die in kurzen Videoclips vorstellen, was sie neu und anders machen. Je eher man teilnimmt, desto hörbarer und sichtbarer wird der Beitrag zur Reparatur der Zukunft.

Unter folgendem Link können Sie Ihre Idee einreichen

Zu mehr Infos, Beispielprojekten und zum Upload der Projekte gelangen Sie hier


From September 6 to 13, 2020 the fifth Turkey Europe Future Forum will take place in Warsaw and Berlin. Stiftung Mercator is inviting 30 Young Leaders from Turkey, Germany and other European countries to participate in this cross-sectoral program and share their ideas on current developments in Europe and Turkey.

The topic of the fifth Forum is “Between strong states and open societies – where does our future lie?” and it tackles questions like “How can we ensure the cohesion of our societies without compromising their openness? How can democracies defend themselves against authoritarian tendencies? What role does civil society play in this, and how can it exploit digitalization to its advantage? What is the future of multilateralism given the diverse global challenges?”. In workshops, lectures and intercultural training sessions, the participants will discuss the relationship of both neighbours and share their sector- and country-specific perspectives. In addition, high-ranking speakers, guests and hosts will be offering unique insights into the politics, economic affairs, culture and society of the participating countries.

Applications Deadline: February 10th, 2020.

More information can be found here.


The Postdoc Academy for Transformational Leadership is a unique program that develops the next generation of leaders in sustainability research affiliated with a European research institution. With this year’s focus topic “Land use practices in a globalised world“, the program provides an intensive training with four seminars in two years that broaden the research competencies of early-career researchers and promote their qualification towards transdisciplinary leadership. The program also offers seed funding to groups of participants planning to initiate research collaborations. Furthermore, an active network of current and former participants of the program will be established.

The program is an initiative of the Robert Bosch Stiftung and a joint project of the Robert Bosch Stiftung and the four academic centres Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Leuphana University of Lüneburg, Stockholm Resilience Centre and The Dutch Research Institute for Transitions (DRIFT), Rotterdam.

Applications Deadline: February 16th, 2020.

More information can be found here.


The International Youth Initiative Program (YIP) is a 10-month societal entrepreneurship training that provides a platform for young people to develop their fullest potential, expand their understanding and find their authentic task in society and the world.

Participants aged 18-28 learn, work, live and organize together as they increase their global and personal awareness.

The students will create an Initiative Forum in Sweden April 8-12th 2020 on the theme of „Redefining growth through interconnection“.

More information can be found here.