EEA Scholarship Programme; Norwegian-Polish Scholarship Programme
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Investment in research, education and innovation is key to growth and job creation in Europe, making it a major focus in European and national strategies. Through the EEA and Norway Grants, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway support research and scholarship cooperation with twelve countries in Europe.
More than one third of the research projects funded under the EEA and Norway Grants support research on climate change and the environment.
For the fourth and final interview in our ‘Meet the exchange students’ series we hear from 23 year old Natalia Dąbrowska who, with the help of the Polish Scholarship programme, made one of her biggest dreams come true and embarked on a journey to Iceland.
For the next interview in our 'Meet the exchange students' series we meet 24 year old Michal Haida. Michal is pursuing an MSc in Science at the Silesian University of Technology in Gliwice. With support from the Grants, he packed his bags and moved to Trondheim for a six month traineeship at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
In the second part of our series featuring personal accounts of Polish students who have taken part in the Scholarship Fund exchange programme, we meet Maja Starostecka who spent three months on placement in the Institute of Cancer Research in Oslo.
It’s back to school time! But across Europe thousands of students will not be heading back to their home university, but rather packing their bags for a study exchange abroad. For many it’s a life-changing experience.
What does your gym do to adapt their facilities to help wheelchair users to take part in activities? Physiotherapy student Łukasz Kozłowski from Poland and Ásta Jónsdóttir from Iceland tried to move around in wheelchairs one day to better understand the challenges.