Announcements

Foreign Policy Hackaton: Future United

Our partner Future Foreign Policy launched a new policy competition, Future United, on rethinking post-Brexit UK policy in three policy areas: trade, security and democracy. Participation is open to anyone UK-based under 30. After the seismic political events of 2016, the United Kingdom's role in the world is shifting. Fresh thinking – and a voice for youth – is needed more than ever. ... View
 

DAAD-AICGS Research Fellowship

The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) is a nonprofit policy institute affiliated with Johns Hopkins University. Focused on German-American relations, AICGS examines and interprets the policy challenges confronting leadership circles in the German and U.S. constituencies it serves. AICGS is now accepting applications for the next round of DAAD fellowships. The... View
 

Alfa Fellowship Program

The Alfa Fellowship Program is a distinguished professional development program placing accomplished young professionals in work assignments at leading organizations in the fields of business, economics, journalism, law, public policy, and related areas in Russia. The program accepts up to 18 American, British, and German citizens per year. The program includes intensive Russian language... View
 

NATO Towards Challenges of a Contemporary World - After the Warsaw 2016 Summit

Atlantic-community.org is a media partner of the conference NATO Towards Challenges of a Contemporary World – After the Warsaw 2016 Summit organized by the International Relations Research Institute in Warsaw and Faculty of International and Political Studies (University of Lodz, Poland) in cooperation with Institute of Political Studies (Charles University, Czech Republic). The... View
 

Challenges and Choices: The US Presidential Election and Its Significance for German-American Relations

Symposium organized by the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) Date: 06/06/2016 Location: Deutsche Börse AG Börsenplatz 4 Frankfurt 60313 Germany As the American voters evaluate their choice for the White House on November 8, the debates over economic and foreign policy issues in the U.S. all through the campaign toward Election Day will reverberate well... View
 

DAAD-AICGS Research Fellowship

The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies is now accepting applications for the next round of DAAD fellowships. The application deadline for Fall 2016 (July 2016 – December 2016) is February 28, 2016. The DAAD/AICGS Research Fellowship Program, funded by a generous grant from the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD), is designed to bring scholars and specialists working... View
 

Contribute to our Dialogue on the Ukraine Conflict

The last couple of years have been characterized by multiple crises, one after the other, in increasingly shorter intervals. Despite the potential cooperation on the Syria question, the conflict dividing Russia and the West in Ukraine is still not resolved. Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel has shown her commitment to help find solutions for Ukraine by brokering the Minsk agreements together... View
 

Become a Junior Ambassador at the Munich Security Conference

In the run-up to its 52nd edition in 2016, the Munich Security Conference (MSC) is announcing the fourth round of the Munich Security Conference Junior Ambassadors . Participation in the contest is open to young professionals and students who were born in or after 1987. Topic & Guidelines Ideas for improving the current crisis of European security and reversing the breakdown in... View
 

Want to Know More About TTIP? Check Out TTIP Review

In September, we launched TTIP Review , which serves as a clearinghouse for some of the most important analyses on the prospective trade and investment partnership. Similar to our former TTIP projects, this review is meant to provide all interested citizens with diverse information about the benefits, challenges, myths and facts surrounding the proposed free trade agreement. This page is... View
 

DAAD-AICGS Research Fellowship 2016

American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) is now accepting applications for the next round of DAAD fellowships. The application deadline for Spring 2016 (January 2016 – June 2016) is August 31, 2015. The DAAD/AICGS Research Fellowship Program, funded by a generous grant from the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD), is designed to bring scholars and... View
 

The Great Divergence: Are US and European Economies Growing Apart?

The American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS) is pleased to invite you to attend our Annual Symposium in Germany, this year in Frankfurt , on " The Great Divergence: Are U.S. and European Economies Growing Apart?" on Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at the Deutsche Börse AG. Together with an extraordinary panel of speakers and a keynote speech by the U.S. Ambassador to the EU... View
 

Future25: The Foreign Policy Competition for Millennials

Atlantic-community.org's partner Future Foreign Policy is pleased to announce the launch of their flagship Foreign Policy Competition Future25 . With an increasing interest in how young people see the future of the world and the UK's place within it, Future Foreign Policy will be challenging millennials between the age of 18 to 30 who have studied or graduated from UK Universities, to... View
 

Atlantic Council Millennium Leadership Program

Building on our fifty-three year history of convening exceptional next generation leaders, the Atlantic Council is launching the Millennium Fellowship to connect and empower rising leaders who will shape the twenty-first century. Through this unique two-year program, fellows will join a network of outstanding peers from around the world, have unparalleled opportunities to engage at flagship Atlantic Council events, learn directly from top experts and world leaders, and collaborate on projects with global impact. View
 

UNC-Chapel Hill Transatlantic Masters Now Accepting Applications

TAM trains graduate students pursuing international careers in administration, diplomacy, business, policy-making, consulting, teaching, and research. Offered by way of partnerships between world-renowned universities in the United States, Europe, and the Middle East, TAM is a unique and intensive degree program. TAM students pursue graduate study on both sides of the Atlantic while earning a master’s degree. Application deadline Tuesday, May 12, 2015. View
 

Heinrich Böll Stiftung - re:negotiate (ttip)

International Forum for Stakeholders and Experts Monday, November 17, 2014 (10.00 am - 7.00 pm) Heinrich Böll Stiftung Schumannstr. 8 10117 Berlin The ongoing negotiations about the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) have been accompanied by two massive campaigns: The trade und industry lobbies have been portray-ing the prospective treaty as a promise for... View
 

Munich Security Conference Junior Ambassadors

In the run-up to its 51st edition in 2015, the Munich Security Conference (MSC) is announcing the third round of the Munich Security Conference Junior Ambassadors program. Through an essay contest, we want to give three dedicated students or young professionals the opportunity to attend next year's MSC. The program is open to young professionals and students who were born in or after 1986.... View
 

Alfa Fellowship

The Alfa Fellowship Program is a high-level professional development initiative placing up to fifteen American and British citizens per year, and has been expanded this year to include three citizens of Germany, in work assignments at leading organizations in Russia in the fields of business, economics, journalism, law, public policy, energy management, and related areas. Key goals of the Alfa... View
 

Model NATO Youth Summit-Montenegro December 1-7

The second round of applications for the Model NATO Youth Summit in Montenegro will be open from the 5th-15th September 2014 . The summit will take place from the 1st-7th December 2014 in Podgorica, Montenegro and is the largest NATO simulation in the world. Students, recent graduates, or members of student initiative groups aged 18-28 years old can apply as individual delegates or as a... View
 

Falling Walls Lab Berlin 2014 - Open for Applications

We would like to call your attention to an innovative format for highly qualified young researchers with the ambition to break through societal challenges – the Falling Walls Lab on 8 November 2014. With the slogan "Share Your Idea!" the Falling Walls Lab offers hundreds of young scientists, entrepreneurs and innovators from around the world a stage to pitch their research work, initiatives or... View
 

DAAD-AICGS Research Fellowship for Spring 2015

AICGS is now accepting applications for the next round of DAAD fellowships.  The application deadline for Spring 2015 (January 2015 – June 2015) is August 31, 2014. The DAAD/AICGS Research Fellowship Program, funded by a generous grant from the Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD), is designed to bring scholars and specialists working on Germany, Europe, and/or transatlantic... View