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Call for Applications: 15th Annual PSSI Summer School

11.04.2019

We are now accepting applications for this year's summer school!

The 15th Annual PSSI Summer School, organized in cooperation with NATO Public Diplomacy Division and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, is titled “NATO in the Age of Hybrid Warfare“ and will take place June 30 – July 5, 2019 (Orlík, Czech Republic).

The summer school offers a high-profile study course for students of graduate programs in political science, international relations and other relevant fields from NATO’s member and partner countries about future challenges for NATO and the most pressing issues in current security affairs. The five-day course will include lectures, presentations, as well as discussions and a week-long crisis simulation led by experts on NATO and security studies – both scholars and practitioners.

More information about the program and the application process is available here.

The deadline for sending applications is May 5th, 2019 (at midnight CET).

 

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