Green Week – Festival of Sustainability
Academy Project

Parma, 5-7 April 2024 | 13th EDITION

Guided tour in the Italian “Sustainable Factories” and participation to the Parma Festival of Sustainability

Next deadline for applications: 24th March 2024

Applications are now open for the 13th Edition of the Green Week Fellowship, taking place on April 5-7, 2024, as part of the Green Week Festival.

The Green Week Academy is aimed at English-speaking BA, MA and PhD students and intends to offer a unique opportunity for meeting, exchange and training, through guided tours in companies that are true excellencies for their sustainable products and/or processes as well as the participation to a series of lectures, workshops and seminars with professionals in the field of sustainability.

The Green Week International Fellowship will take place from April 5 (Friday) to April 7 (Sunday) 2024. All activities will be held in English. Italian-speaking students may apply for the Green Week Academy Italia, taking place on April 2-7 (click here).

Next deadline to submit your application: 24th February 2024

Fellowships for the Green Week International Academy

The Green Week International Academy aims at offering international students the opportunity to take part in the tour through our fellowship programme covering 50% of the participation fees. Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • visit a series of sustainable factories based in North-eastern Italy (Parma)
  • attend a series of lectures, seminars and workshops with renowned scientists and professionals in the field of sustainability.

All activities will be held in English. We are currently working on the official calendar of events for the 2024 Edition of the Green Week International Fellowship. The official program will be available online in the next few weeks.

Benefits for selected students

Over the past twelve years, more than 13,000 undergraduate and Phd students have participated in the Academy Project run by Goodnet. Through our activities, we offer students the unique opportunity to meet and exchange views with well-known professionals and experts in the field, participate in training activities, as well as to join a network of international students sharing similar educational and professional backgrounds.

Our fellowship programme grants:

  • participation in all activities included in the Festival;
  • bus transfers for the whole duration of the itinerary;
  • full board accommodation in 3-4 bed rooms for the entire duration of the stay (from Friday 5 to Sunday 7 April, 2024); single or double-room accommodation is available at an additional cost.

Our fellowship programme covers 50% of the participation fees. In order to confirm participation to the Academy Programme, selected students are required to pay a participation fee of 260,00 Euros.

The Academy Programme does not cover travel expenses to/from the city of residence.

How to apply

Prospective students may apply to our fellowship programme by clicking here. Next deadline to apply: 24th February 2024.

In order to successfully complete the Academy Programme and obtain the final certificate, selected students are required to attend the programme of events and actively contribute to the activities defined by the organizing committee of Green Week.

Applications will be selected on a weekly basis following criteria such as resume, course of study/research project, motivation letter.

Our team will provide selected students all information regarding calendar of activities, accommodation, meals, as well as details to pay participation fees.

Italian-speaking students may apply for the Green Week Academy, taking place on April 2-7, 2024: click here to discover the set of activities and apply

FAQ-Frequently Asked Questions

For any information, please refer to our FAQ page: click here

For further information

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M. [email protected]
Ph. +39 0490991240