Edition 201 - January 2018

News from ACA

Fully embarked on Study in Europe 2 via Study in Europe 1

The exciting Study in Europe initiative has now officially entered its second phase (2017 – 2020),... (+more)

Welcome RANNIS

   At ACA’s last General Assembly in late November, we had the pleasure to admi... (+more)

Less than two weeks until “What’s new in Brussels?”!

ACA’s What’s new in Brussels? is around the corner and we look forward to a day of exchange, ref... (+more)

ACA's member SAIA opens a new call within the programme Austria-Slovakia

The Slovak Academic Information Agency (SAIA) has released a new call for applications within the pr... (+more)

TPF Call for experts on Early School Leaving - European Learning Space on Early School Leaving (ESLplus)

        ACA’s member TPF is leading a three-year project in the framewor... (+more)

European Policy

Horizon 2020 interim evaluation: key findings, lessons learnt, ideas for the future

              On 11 January 2018 the “Horizon 2020 i... (+more)

Skills, competences and European values: European Commission’s three recent measures

Just several days ahead of the European Education Summit on 25 January, the European Commission (EC)... (+logon/subscribe for more)

European Commission launches consultations on EU funds in a number of areas

In shaping the look of the post-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF), on 10 January the Europe... (+logon/subscribe for more)

National Education and the Global Context

Heinz Faßmann is Austria’s new minister for science and education

After the general elections last autumn, Austria very quickly formed a government - by its own sta... (+more)

Norway now has two new ministers for education, with a new responsibility

In January there have been some important changes in Norway’s government, held by Erna Solberg: No... (+logon/subscribe for more)

A bunch of news from the UK: fresh appointments, alternative proposals, new regulatory authority

                 Damien Hinds. Source... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Team Finland Knowledge: new network to boost Finnish education and research cooperation

  Source: www.minedu.fi  The Finnish Minister of Education and Cultur... (+logon/subscribe for more)

EEA&Norway grants: new EUR 15 million for regional cross-border cooperation

On 24 January Norway, Lichtenstein and Iceland announced a brand-new call for proj... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Public Tenders and Calls for Proposals in the EU

EAC/A05/2017 Erasmus+ Programme

Total budget: EUR 2 490,9 million  Education and Training: EUR 2 253,2 millionYouth: EUR 188,2... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for proposal Erasmus+: Capacity building in the field of higher education (closing soon)

The new call for proposal of the Erasmus+ programme has been published on 25 October.  What is... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for proposals: EAC/S36/2017 - Framework Partnership Agreement with a European policy network on teachers and school leaders

The call aims to support a Europe-wide network of relevant organisations to promote co-ope... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for proposals: EAC/S37/2017 - Framework Partnership Agreement with a European policy network in the field of key competences

The call aims to support an EU-wide network of relevant organisations to promote co-operation and th... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for proposal: EACEA/28/2017 – Key Action 3: Support for policy reform — Initiatives for Policy Innovation

European policy experimentations under ‘Erasmus+ Key Action 3 (Support for policy reform) — Init... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Call for proposals: MSCA-RISE-2018 - Marie Skłodowska-Curie Research and Innovation Staff Exchange

The RISE scheme promotes international and cross-sector collaboration through exchanging research an... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Science for refugees

The Science4Refugees initiative is directed towards researchers/scientists with refugee background, ... (+logon/subscribe for more)

Publications

Mobile Learning and Higher Education - Challenges in Context

H. Crompton, J. Traxler, Mobile Learning and Higher Education - Challenges in Context, Routledge 201... (+more)

Articulating Asia in Japanese Higher Education - Policy, Partnership and Mobility

J. Breaden, Articulating Asia in Japanese Higher Education - Policy, Partnership and Mobility, Routl... (+more)

Shaping the University of the Future - Using Technology to Catalyse Change in University Learning and Teaching

S.J. Marshall, Shaping the University of the Future - Using Technology to Catalyse Change in Univers... (+more)

Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education and Societal Contexts - International and Interdisciplinary Approaches

S. Gertz, B. Huang, L. Cyr, Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education and Societal Contexts - Inte... (+more)

International Scholarships in Higher Education - Pathways to Social Change

J. Dassin, R. Marsh, M. Mawer, International Scholarships in Higher Education - Pathways to Social C... (+more)

International Briefs for Higher Education Leaders (7th edition): "Mapping Internationalization Globally: National Profiles and Perspectives"

R. Matross Helms, L. Rumbley, Mapping Internationalization Globally: National Profiles and Perspecti... (+more)

Conferences

ACA events 9 February 2018EPS1 – What’s new in Brussels?Brussels, BelgiumMore information ... (+more)