Call for applications for the EUCAM Fall 2019 Fellowship

Deadline:  27 May 2019
Open to: participants who currently living in Central Asia; and eligible to obtain a 90-day Schengen visa
Venue: 09 –  29 November 2019 in Groningen, the Netherlands


The Europe Central Asia Monitoring (EUCAM) initiative of the Centre for European Security Studies (CESS) is open to applications for its civil society fellowship programme. Over the course of 2018-2020 the CESS office in Groningen regularly hosts groups of 3 EUCAM fellows for periods of 12 weeks. The upcoming fellowship is from 9 September to 29 November 2019.


  • Are interested in policy-oriented research and Europe-Central Asia relations
  • Have a Kazakh, Kyrgyz, Tajik, Turkmen or Uzbek nationality; currently living in Central Asia; and eligible to obtain a 90-day Schengen visa
  • Are between 25 and 35 old; and active in civil society
  • Have a good command of English.


We offer fellows the opportunity to:

  • Do research at a Dutch research and training institute
  • Practice policy-oriented writing while increasing knowledge of the European Union
  • Engage in outreach towards the European policy community and contribute to international academic debates
  • Visit Brussels and The Hague for interviews, briefings, training, and conferences.

Selected fellows are offered a monthly stipend of €600. Accommodation in the Netherlands, travel from Central Asia to the Netherlands as well as accommodation in and travel from Groningen to The Hague and Brussels will be covered by EUCAM-CESS.


You can apply by sending a motivation letter (including two reference contacts listed) plus your curriculum vitae before Monday, 27 May 2019 to

In order to apply, register HERE.

If you have any questions,  please write to:

The official web-page.