Zdravo everyone!
Does the best summer ever sound appealing to you? Come to the International Student Week in Belgrade (ISWiB) and spend 8 days with students all across the globe in the city that never sleeps. Not just that you will explore Belgrade and Serbian culture, but you will attend useful workshops that deal with burning issues of today's society using different methods such as: musical, video, photo..
Have fun and learn at the same time!
Enter the amazing world of ISWiB!

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ISWiB 2018 applications are open!

Zdravo everyone!

Looking for an unforgettable way of spending your next summer? Well, you are at the right place!

ISWiB, which stands for International Student Week in Belgrade, will become your synonym for incredible, breath-taking experience, sleepless nights, days colored with joy, laughter and happiness.

It is a onece in a lifetime opportunity to learn and have fun, surrounded by your peers from all around the world!

International Student Week in Belgrade is an international educational and cultural festival that takes place in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, a.k.a the city that never sleeps. During one week in July you will be provided with the opportunity not just to be introduced to Belgrade and Serbian culture, but to participate in various workshops dealing with the eminent problems of today’s world society using different methods such as: biotechna, musical, yoga, photo, discussion, IT etc. Share your ideas and beliefs with your counterparts from all around the world in an environment free of prejudices, violence, xenophobia and hate speech. Get in touch with outstanding professionals in diverse fields and use gained experience in improving your own local society or for starting up your own projects!

We especially encourage young people with disabilities, as well as members of other vulnerable groups, to sign up and participate. The festival will be adjusted to them in order to promote the importance of their involvement and connection with young people from Serbia and the world.

ISWiB 2018 will take place in Belgrade 15 – 23 July, 2018.

If you want to apply for the best summer ever, you can do it by filling out our online application form. You can find it on our website: www.iswib.org or on our official Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/iswib

The application process has 2 STEPS.

  • STEP 1 : Fill in online application form
  • STEP 2 : Skype interview

Before applying, make sure to check whether you fulfill Applicant requirements:

  1. An applicant should be a student or recently graduated person
  2. He/she must be between 18 and 30 years old
  3. An applicant must complete 2 STEPS of application (online application form + Skype interview)

Application process starts on January 30th, 2018. It will last untill February 28th,  midnight 23:59 PM CET (Central European Time).

Skype interviews will be held during February and March 2018. Please make sure to SCHEDULE your interview at your convenience. Instead of writing your resume and motivation letter, you will have a unique chance to chat with our team members!

At the beginning of April, all applicants will be informed about their results.

Fee & Expenses

The participation fee is 150€ for foreign students and 20€ for domestic students.

The fee for foreign students includes accommodation, food (3 meals per day), residential fee, all workshop expenses, certificate and a T-shirt. For domestic students, the fee includes all workshops expenses, certificate and a T-shirt, without accommodation and food. Students currently studying in Serbia can be accommodated in the student dormitory as well if they want to, but they will also have to pay full price of 150€. Travel, visa and personal expenses must be covered by participants themselves. World Youth Wave and ISWiB Team will not provide any travel reimbursement or financial support.

Selected participants will have to pay in advance a small amount of participation fee, to ensure themselves a place at workshops.

More informaiton about workshops you can find here

In case there are still left some places for more participants at workshops, we will have the late application period in the end of May, but only for those participants who don't need visa to enter Serbia.

We are looking forward to meeting you all!

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Call for #ISWiB2018 promoters!

The World Youth Wave opens the applications for ISWiB 2018 promoters, who will assist us with the promotion of the International Student Week in Belgrade 2018 (ISWiB 2018).

The World Youth Wave is a non-profit voluntary organization which rallies students and young professionals with a common mission to give young people the opportunity to express themselves, their thoughts, ideas, beliefs, and connect them on a global level through projects which promote culture and education.

Since 2006, the organization has been actively working towards the realization of one of the largest student events in Eastern Europe - the International Student Week in Belgrade. ISWiB is a student festival that brings together around 150 domestic and foreign students from over 60 countries worldwide every year. It combines educational, cultural and artistic programs. On this occasion, the World Youth Wave needs promoters who will actively join the team of young, proactive and enthusiastic people to work on the promotion of the ISWiB project among their peers around the globe.

We are looking for young people who:

  • want to promote the festival and its spirit (regardless of whether they were or weren’t a part of it before)
  • have very good working knowledge of English
  • are proactive and have good communication skills
  • have worked in multicultural environments
  • use different social networking services

While working with us you will have the opportunity to:

  • go through professional training in the youth NGO sector
  • be introduced to the work in the field of youth activism
  • work in a multicultural environment
  • make lifelong friendships

How to apply?

Interested applicants should fill in the following application. Don’t forget that this year everyone can apply! The applications will be open from Monday, November 27th until Friday, December 1st, 2017 (23.59 CET). The eligible candidates will be contacted for a Skype interview.

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