CALL: MyNewEurope

Young stakeholder challenge:
MyNewEurope - Ideas for a sustainable Europe

What are your ideas for a sustainable future Europe? Can we stop climate change? What is the tension between solidarity and migration in Europe? What lessons for the future can we learn from the current crisis? How will society and politics transform in the future? And most importantly: What initiatives and projects can implement ideas with formats and methods of citizenship education in 2021 in an innovative and sustainable way? 

Apply now for the call MyNewEurope of the NECE (Networking European Citizenship Education) platform (

From all submissions up to 15 applicants will be invited to present their project at the NECE Online Conference 2020 “Reconnecting in a post pandemic world. Citizenship education for democracy and sustainability.” 

  • on the platform Howspace which will serve as central hub for active participation and networking during the conference.
  •  in a 2-minute digital live idea and project pitch via Zoom on 5 November 2020 (3 – 4 pm), Berlin.

Participants of the NECE Conference can vote live on Howspace and during the pitch for the best project. The eight best idea proposals will receive professional support in qualifying their idea. They will be invited to a European incubator workshop in Berlin in the first half of 2021 to work on their ideas and projects with professional process facilitators and develop strategies for implementation in 2021. Travel expenses to Berlin in 2021 will be covered. Participants of the incubator workshop will also be invited to the next NECE Conference in 2021.
Who can participate?
Young stakeholders from NGOs and multipliers and practitioners in citizenship education in Europe (up to 30 years)
What do I have to submit? 
A short personal profile and a one-page outline of ideas (max. 1500 words)
Where can I apply? 
Please apply via ONLINE FORM
Closing date for entries: 
28th of October, 2020
In selecting the projects, we will be guided by the following criteria:

  • Innovation and conception of the project idea (topic, format, method, goals, target group, steps for realisation)
  • Feasibility and scalability
  • Broad impact
  • Sustainably effective
  • Transnational dimensions (European level)

If YOUR proposal is selected for the digital idea and project pitch, please be available on November 5, 2020 (3 – 4 pm) to join the digital challenge and present your IDEA!

If any further questions arise, please do not hesitate to contact the conference management via