Antall József Autumn Seminar in Budapest, Hungary

Deadline: 16 August 2020, midnight (CET)
Open to: MA or PhD student, or a young professional between the ages of 23-35
Venue: 16-21 November 2020, Budapest, Hungary


The Antall József Autumn Seminar will be organized for the very first time in 2020. With the help of national and international experts, the project examines the most important issues affecting the Visegrad Cooperation and the Central European region from various perspectives. In addition, AJAS provides a thorough picture of the Central European intellectual and cultural heritage, as well as facilitates and supports intercultural learning through different cultural programmes.


Who can apply?

Motivated young professionals who are interested in Central European Studies, the Visegrad Cooperation, and the region in general. We accept applications from all fields of social sciences, humanities, economics, and legal studies. MA and PhD students, young experts and early–career professionals of international relations, political science, security studies, regional studies, economics and other research areas are eligible to apply.

Age Limit: 23-35

Educational Background: MA, PhD (both for ongoing and finished)

NOTE: Registration Fee: 80 EUR (paid by bank transfer, only after the application was selected)


Professional programmes, networking opportunities, cultural events and good company. What is more, for selected participants we offer two kinds of scholarships:

Scholarship type 1 – for applicants travelling from the EU countries

  • Accommodation with breakfast included
  • Lunch
  • Travel costs (the most economic and direct options)

Scholarship type 2 – for applicants travelling from outside of the EU

  • Accommodation with breakfast included
  • Lunch

Please note that the Knowledge Centre does not cover the costs of visa application (where applicable) and insurance for any of the participants (regardless of the scholarship granted).


To be considered for this programme, interested parties should submit their application with the following materials by 16 August 2020, midnight (CET):

For more details, please visit the official website.