Welcome to our academic blog on Balkan – Southeast European Studies, a scholarly platform that delves into the transformative processes of Southeast European nations and their evolving roles on the European stage. Drawing inspiration from extensive research, the blog delves into the intricate socio-political dynamics, the complex process of Europeanization, and the geopolitical importance of the Balkans. Serving as a hub for intellectual discourse, it incorporates insights from various research outputs highlighting the region’s diverse challenges and changes. Readers are invited to explore the past, present, and future of the Balkans, contributing to a better understanding of this vibrant area

Research Grants And Projects

Find more about a series of prestigious research grants, including the Jean Monnet Activities and Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellowship, all contributing to EU enlargement and Europeanization of the Balkans.

ENLARGEU – Jean Monnet Module (2022–2025)

  • Enlargement and External Relations of the European Union
  • Universiteit van Amsterdam 
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RESEE – Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships (2020–2022)

  • Revisiting Europeanization on SouthEast Europe. An Historical Approach
  • Universität Graz
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WBINTEG – Jean Monnet Chair (2014–2017)

  • EU Enlargement and its Impact on the Western Balkans
  • Universiteti Marin Barleti
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