History Festival “War or Peace” in Berlin 2018

Deadline: 30 June 2018
Open to: young interested people between 18 and 30 years of age
Venue: 17-21 October 2018, Berlin, Germany


2018 marks the centenary of the end of the First World War. On the occasion of its remembrance, the Federal Agency for Civic Education and the Maxim Gorki Theatre Berlin invite international guests and artists to explore questions of “War or Peace?” throughout history.

From 17th to 21st October 2018, over 300 young international participants will be invited to Berlin to take part in the festivals’ Campus programme. Selected participants will take part in a three-day workshop, get to know interesting people from all over the world and engage in a rich and diverse festival programme.


The application is open for everyone aged 18-30 years with a strong interest or professional background in history education, remembrance work, public or urban history, peace and conflict studies, arts or related subjects.


  • The German Federal Agency for Civic Education will reimbursement for your expenses for travel expenses on the basis of an allowance (one-off payment);
  • In Berlin, you will be provided with a detailed map and public transport tickets to be able to get back and forth between festival venues and the hostel;
  • You will be provided with accommodation during the festival (17 – 21 October 2018).

How to Apply?

Before starting the registration, please read Terms and Conditions carefully and check FAQs for more information.

You can register here.

For more information please visit the official website.