Academy 2017


The first EFPSA Academy is set to take place in the heart of Europe – the Czech Republic and will be built around the topic of Project Management & Innovation. The Academy will run between the 3rd and 5th of March 2017 in Olomouc, one of the most beautiful cities of the Moravian region.

EFPSA Project Innovation Academy – be outstanding – be different – be the future

  • Dates for participants: 3rd to 5th March 2017
  • Place: Olomouc, the Czech Republic
  • Accommodation: You will be in charge of arranging your own accommodation
  • Catering: Lunch & Snacks will be provided
  • Participation fee: 40 Euro
  • Participants: 30 student volunteers from various NGOs


The EFPSA Academy follows the values of  EFPSA, striving to provide an equal opportunity to all motivated students across all its member and observer organisations as well as to members of other youth NGOs across Europe. The EFPSA Academy aims to provide students with:

(1) an in-depth introduction to a specific and relevant soft or hard skill for volunteers.

(2) a network of student volunteers across different organisations and fields of studies.
How to apply?

In order to apply please fill in this form until 23rd January 2017, 23:59 CET. EFPSA Academy is open for all student volunteers that are active in any NGO within Europe.


EFPSA Academy will be built around having great ideas and putting them into practice within your organisation. During the event you will learn state of the art innovation methods including assessing your users’ needs, ideation and prototyping. On top of that, we will make sure that you are equipped with the necessary tools like goal setting and action planning, that ensure that your ideas do not merely remain great ideas, but are successfully put into practice within your organisation.


The call for trainers will be open until the 12th of January. If you are interested to apply as a trainer further information can be found here.

Organising Committee

The Org.Com is looking forward to meeting you – Veronika Kocmanová (Coordinator), Kateřina Balharová, Lucie Rudolfová, Dagmar Stromšíková and Tereza Šrajerová.


The content programme will be hosted in the Psychology Department of Palacký University Olomouc. Participants are responsible to book their own accommodation. More information will be available at a later stage in the Information Pack.

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