The 6th Young Scholars Forum (YSF) on Central- and South East Europe

November 27, 2018 - December 1, 2018
09:15 - 20:15 CEST/CET

Cross-border cooperation in Central and South East Europe

Aims of the project:

–          Promoting and encouraging young scholars to engage with Central and South East Europe;

–          Presentation of research by young scholars to a wider public;

–          Exchange among young and more advanced researchers on topics, methods, sources and results;

–          Networking;

–          Furthering mobility within the region;

–          Publication of contributions and results;

Target group:

Max. 30 Young scholars working on Central and South East Europe in the fields of cultural studies, history, anthropology, media studies, political sciences, geography and sociology.  

Date and venue:

The symposium will take place 27 November – 01 December 2018 in Vienna. 


–          Presentation of research papers/projects by high level experts and young scholars;

–          (Plenary) discussions;

–          Social and cultural programme;


Applications for participation may be submitted via e-mail by June 30, 2018 and have to include a full academic CV and an abstract (max. 1 page) of the research paper that shall be presented and discussed at the symposium.

Language: English

Participation fee: € 100,-

Costs for travel expenses (up to  200,-), board & accommodation (in double rooms, single room is available for € 75,-) will be reimbursed by the IDM.

Please send applications to:

Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe (IDM)

Mag. Sebastian Schäffer, MA


phone: (+43 1) 3197258-32

  • Beginn: Dienstag, 27. November 2018, 09:15 Uhr
  • Ende: Samstag, 01. Dezember 2018, 20:30 Uhr
  • Ort: Europahaus Wien
  • Adresse: Linzer Str. 429, 1140 Wien
  • Auskunft: Mag. Sebastian Schäffer, MA
  • Auskunft E-Mail:
  • Auskunft Telefonnummer: (+43 1) 3197258 32