Page 1: Welcome to NICE!

Welcome to the application form for the Network for Intercultural Competence to facilitate Entrepreneurship (NICE)!

Please be aware that this application is only for applicants from the University of Edinburgh, University of Goettingen, Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi, Lund University and the University of Salamanca. 

If you are from the University of Amsterdam, University College Dublin or the University of Padova, you will not apply using this portal.

  1. Deadline: The deadline for all NICE applications is January 13th, 2020 at 9:00 am UK time. You will receive a decision on your application by your home institution as they will be evaluating your application. 
  2. Global Challenges: Prior to applying to the project, please ensure that you have reviewed all the Global Challenge options for the project as you are required to pick three challenges to allow us to place you into the appropriate transnational team. All the Global Challenges are available on the NICE website (​). Please also ensure that you research your Global Challenges thoroughly, as you will be expected to be knowledgeable about the issues from the start of the project, should you be selected to particiate.
  3. Application Confirmation: Within ten days of your application submission, you will receive an email confirming receipt from the NICE team at Edinburgh.

Applying to the NICE project shouldn't take you very long and if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the NICE team at the University of Edinburgh at