Capacity Building Workshops for the Civic Sector

April 22, 2024

Exciting workshops ahead! Join us for workshops on fundraising, project management, and participatory action research. 
Learn essential skills, network with peers, and enhance your academic journey. Mark your calendars and register today for these valuable opportunities. 
These workshops are free of cost. To ensure workshops are interactive, intensive, and guarantee individual attention with the trainers, we've limited class seats. 
Please register to reserve your spot. 

April 27 - Workshop on Participatory Action Research (PAR) - Click here for details about the workshop and the trainer.
Discover the theoretical framework and practical applications of PAR with real-life examples showcasing its potential for social change and empowerment. Ideal for those interested in community-based research, driving social impact, and learning the practical aspects of PAR. Gain insights into PAR projects and their connection to activism. Deadline to register - April 24. Registration form in the link above. 

May 4 - Workshop on Fundraising for the Civic Sector and Early Career Researchers - Click here for details about the workshop and trainer. 
Empower your project ideas with funding expertise! Join our day-long workshop to master the art of securing funding for your research endeavours. Learn to navigate various grant types and funding organizations, craft winning applications, develop budgets, manage risks, and hone grant writing skills. Gain insights into research grants supporting early-career researchers and explore diverse funding strategies. Bring your project ideas and take the first step towards funding success. Special attention will be paid to research grants supporting early-career researchers (e.g., ÖAW DOC, FWF ESPRIT Programme, MSCA Postdoctoral Fellowships), but other programmes, application types and fundraising strategies will also be explored. Deadline to register - April 30. Registration form in the link above. 

May 11- Workshop on Project Management in the Civic Sector - Click here for details about the workshop and trainer. 
This is a specialized one-day project management training tailored for civic engagement projects. Explore strategic frameworks and tools to guide you through planning and executing impact-driven initiatives. Delve into key topics including problem definition, stakeholder engagement, logic modelling, project planning, budgeting, resource development, and team management. Ideal for those in the nonprofit sector seeking management enhancement, aspiring project managers. Deadline to register - May 6. Registration form in the link above.