The International Long Weekend Retreat - Apply Now!
Call for applications
The Libertarian Club – Libek is opening the call for applications for the International Long Weekend Retreat, which will be held on the Zlatibor mountain, Serbia, from April 25th to April 28th.
The Intenational Long Weekend Retreat will bring together the university students from Serbia who are taking part in Libek's Public Policy Academy and 10 participants of similar programs in other European countries.
Who is eligible?
University students from European countries who are participants/alumni of libertarian educational programs.
When to apply?
The application deadline is March 20th 2013. The participants will be notified about the results of the selection by March 21st 2013.
Which costs are covered?
The Libertarian Club – Libek will provide the accommodation, food, materials and local transportation in Serbia. The participants will have to arrange their own travel to and from Belgrade. The Libertarian Club – Libek will provide the participants with useful information regarding the travel arrangements, as well as all other necessary instructions or assistance.
The Retreat will take place at the Mona Hotel (****), on the Zlatibor mountain resort in central Serbia.
The program will introduce the participants to some of the most successful libertarian/center – right campaigns in the United States and the United Kingdom, and provide the students with training in coalition building and campaign management.
The focus of the program is on the application of the academic and theoretical knowledge in everyday politics, advocacy campaigns and community organizing.
The lecturers at the program are:
Matthew Elliott, Founder of the TaxPayers' Alliance and Big Brother Watch & Campaign Director of NOtoAV
Jeff Scully, Activist Relations Coordinator at FreedomWorks
More lecturers will be announced soon!
How to apply?
To apply, please fill in the online application form (five to ten minutes) before March 20th, 2013. The candidates will be informed about the results of the selection by March 21st, 2013
If you have any questions about the program or you need tips for traveling to Serbia from your country, or if you plan to extend your stay in Serbia, please contact our Communications Director, Milica Kostić, firstname.lastname@example.org.