When? July 21st-27th 2019
If you’re interested in exploring the ideas of liberty, enriching your knowledge on sound economics, philosophy, political science and history while also making friends from all over the world, the seminar in Gummersbach is a perfect choice for this summer.
The Seminar in Gummersbach had a long tradition and a special meaning for IES-Europe. Every year this seminar is be hosted by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom at the Theodor-Heuss-Akademie in Gummersbach, Germany (near the city of Köln).
Note that for the selected students, accommodations and attendance to the conferences are free. Participants will only need to fund their transportation.
A specific offer for students from the US applying to the Gummersbach seminar is however available:
Thanks to to a specific grant from the Charles Koch Foundation, a number US students that will be selected will be offered an $800 travel stipend. To be eligible, those US students must be finishing their Bachelor’s degree or currently working on their Master’s Degree but not yet enrolled in a PHD program. Students need to have serious plans to pursue a PHD for the purpose of pursuing an academic career.
Faculty will include: Douglas Rasmussen (philosophy), Pierre Garello (economics of law), Steve Davies (history), Krassen Stanchev, (economics) Christian Nasulea (economics). More lecturers to be announced.
The application process starts on 15th of March.
Deadline: 15th of April.