European Values and the 2024 European Parliament Elections – 2nd edition

2 April 2024

The Short Advanced Programme (SAP) ‘European Values and the 2024 European Parliament Elections’ is jointly coordinated by the NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences (NHL Stenden) and the Polytechnic University of Leiria (IPLeiria).

This SAP will immerse students in the exploration of European values and their impact on the 2024 European Parliament elections, combining theoretical learning with practical projects.

It fosters key skills such as teamwork, critical thinking and project management, which are relevant across different career fields.

This learning experience will prepare students for diverse roles, enhance their understanding of European socio-political dynamics and equip them for future career success.

From 30 April to 17 May 2024

Face-to-face week
13 to 17 May at NHL Stenden, The Netherlands

Mode of delivery

Language of instruction

ECTS credits

Academic recognition
To be defined by each higher education institution.
Generally, most students will have this SAP certified in their diploma supplement, as a minimal condition

Eligible participants
Open to all RUN EU degree students and staff members.

Learning outcomes

At the end of this Short Advanced Programme, students will be able to:

  • Understand and analyse European values
  • Link European values to political scenarios
  • Apply knowledge to real-world projects
  • Collaborate and communicate in diverse teams
  • Reflect on learning and personal growth

How to apply
Fill in the application form

Deadline for applications
14 April 2024

Selection criteria
Students will be selected based on the fulfilment of requirements and information provided in the submitted application.
The selection team will also take steps toward ensuring diversity and representativity. The total number of students/staff to be selected is 35.


NHL Stenden, The Netherlands
IPLeiria, Portugal

Contact Tim Unsworth at, or Susana Sardinha Monteiro if you have any further questions.


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