International Coordinator Meeting of our Understanding Europe project

A transnational exchange started our February in 2018! 14 young people came together from 14 different European countries for one of two annual coordinator meetings within the project Understanding Europe at the Schwarzkopf Foundation from 2nd to 4th of February. This year we are especially excited to welcome Slovenia as a new project country on board!

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Call for German speakers only: Free Voluntary Year

The German voluntary year programme is opening its application round for the next year.
The programme is looking for young people between 16 and 24, who want to engage themselves in civil society organisations and motivates them to do their own projects during the voluntary year.

For further information please visit

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Vincent Herr starts as new programme manager at the Schwarzkopf Foundation

Vincent Herr

The Schwarzkopf Foundation is happy to welcome Vincent-Immanuel Herr in the team! Starting from February 1st, Vincent will be the new programme manager for the foundation’s awards and travel grants programme.


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Job opening in finances

Das Team der Schwarzkopf Stiftung

The Schwarzkopf Foundation is looking for a German speaker for a half-time position in finances.

More information and the application form can be found on this page. The deadline for applying is January 31st, 2018.

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