The Fourth Danube Summer School in Germany

Deadline: 30 July 2017
Open to: postgraduate students, students in the last years of the undergraduate studies or recent graduates
Venue: 24 – 29 September 2017 in Ulm/Neu-Ulm, Germany


This year’s summer school will be the fourth Danube Summer School in Ulm/Neu Ulm, Germany. We are currently laying out the program. Similar to last year will be the venues (Vöhlin Castle, City Hall Ulm) and the structure and the time (Sep 24 – 29). We will however include more international lecturers and high level political decision makers from the Danube Region. It will be open for applicants from all over the Danube Region.

The Danube Summer School is a short term study program for postgraduate students and young professionals, who learn and discuss about facts, challenges and projects of the Danube Region. It is organised by the European Danube Academy in cooperation with several Universities of the Danube Region and takes place in Ulm and Neu-Ulm. About 25 participants meet for one week to discuss with academics and decision makers what happens in the Danube region and how to shape it for the better.


The ideal candidate is a person who is:

  • Showing strong interest in the Danube Region’s politics, economy, culture and history;
  • Postgraduate student, student in the last years of the undergraduate studies or recent graduate;
  • Fluent in English.


The program as well as accommodation and catering is free of charge. The European Danube Academy will cover the accommodation and catering costs during the Summer School, travel cost and visa costs cannot be reimbursed by the organizers.

How to Apply?

In order to apply please fill in the application.

For any questions, Paul Lange & Tanja Reißer (coordinators of the DSS 2017 in Ulm):

For more information please visit the official website.

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