ISWiB NEWS

Applications for ISWIB 2019 PARTICIPANTS are now open!

Hello everyone!

Do you want your summer to be unforgettable and to get an impression that you've visited the entire world in just 8 days? Fantastic, you are in the right place!
"ISWiB" festival has been gathering about 250 students from more than 50 countries from all over the world every year and it has been the largest student festival of this type in Southeast Europe for 12 years in a row.
The first thing that comes to people's minds who were a part of ISWiB when they hear ISWiB are unforgettable beautiful memories, joyfulness, crazy sleepless nights, forging friendships that last a lifetime, and many more positive things.
It is a once 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 which takes place in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, a.k.a. "the city that never sleeps". Without pressure and hesitation, share your thoughts and ideas with your friends from all over the world. Over the course of one week in July, you will be able to learn some things about Belgrade and Serbian culture in the right way. In addition to that, you will participate in various workshops which deal with the prominent problems of today's global society using different methods such as gaming, musicals, yoga, film, discussions, IT, ecology, blokchain etc. Get in touch with phenomenal experts from various fields and use the acquired knowledge to help shape the future, improve your skills as well as environment.

We especially encourage young people with disabilities, along with members of other vulnerable groups, to sign up and participate. The festival is adjusted to them in order to promote the importance of their involvement and connection with young people from Serbia and the world.
ISWiB 2019 will take place in Belgrade from 14th to 22nd of July 2019.
Do you want to have the best summer ever? Everything you need to do is to fill out our online application form. You can find it on our website iswib.org .

The application process has 2 STEPS:
STEP 1 : Fill in the online application form
STEP 2 : Complete the Skype interview

Before applying, make sure to check whether you fulfill Applicant requirements:
The applicant should be a student or a person who has recently graduated
He/she must be between 18 and 30 years old
All applicants must complete both steps of the application process (online application form + Skype interview)
The application process starts on January 28th, 2019. It will last until February 28th, midnight 23:59 PM CET (Central European Time).
The Skype interviews are going to be held throughout February and March 2019. Please make sure to SCHEDULE your interview at your convenience. Instead of writing your resume and motivational letter, you will be granted 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, and a T-shirt. For domestic students, the fee includes all workshops expenses, and a T-shirt, without accommodation and food. All the participants will get their certificate online. Students currently living in Serbia can be accommodated in the student dormitory if they want to, but then they will also have to pay the full price of 150€. Travel, visa, and personal expenses are covered by the participants themselves. World Youth Wave and the ISWiB Team will not provide any travel reimbursement or financial support.
Selected participants will have to pay a small amount of participation fee in advance, and by doing that reserve a place at the workshops.

We look forward to meeting you all!