In memory of its Honorary President, Gianfranco Martini, the Association of Local Democracy Agencies (ALDA) opened the annual call for Scholarship for Researchers on Local Democracy, Civil Society Engagement and/or Interethnic Dialogue. The aim of the call is the production of high-quality academic research and analysis for ALDA’s fields of activity in order to develop further strategies on these topics. The call is open to university students and researchers proposing a study work or project dealing with the topics of local democracy, engagement of civil society and/or interethnic dialogue. The deadline for applications is April 3rd, 2016. More information is available here.