The application process is open for the Transparency International School on Integrity (TISI) to be held in Vilnius from July 10-16, 2017, at the Mykolas Romeris University student campus. The School on Integrity focuses on anti-corruption and accountability, giving the opportunity to future leaders to implement their ideas in practice. It aims to create an ‘integrity-building’, ‘peer-to-peer learning’ environment through lectures, seminars, trainings and field trips.
Three teaching modules are offered, covering the public sector, the private sector and civil empowerment tools. Upon completion of the modules, students receive 6 ECTS credits. Moreover, participants interested in developing micro-project proposals can receive assistance for their projects during the training and compete for grants of up to 5000 EUR.
Senior students, graduates and young professionals under the age of 35 from public, private, non-governmental and academic sectors, interested in anti-corruption efforts and transparency are invited to apply, regardless of their academic background. TISI prides itself with a diverse, multi-cultural environment and participants from all over the world.
Participants that require a visa to enter Lithuania will be issued an invitation letter upon request.
The application must be filled out and submitted online. A short motivation letter and a Europass CV must be uploaded with the application.
The deadline for scholarship applications is May 1, 2017. Non-scholarship applications can be submitted until May 15, 2017.
The fee is EUR 600 and includes tuition, course material, accommodation, meals and extra-curricular activities.
For more information please visit the official website.