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Foundation, Publications

Now available: Our Annual Report for 2020

6 July, 2021:

60 pages filled with pictures and information about current and new projects in vocational training in the building and construction trades in our partner countries Russia, Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia, with exciting insights into the promotion of the German language for students of German in Eastern Europe, information about our new project partners in the promotion of young people in Germany, as well as award winners and scholarship holders. All this awaits you in our newly released Annual...Read more

 
Foundation, German language

New project partnership

24 September, 2020:

We are pleased to announce our new sponsorship collaboration agreement with the association “Wir Muttersprachler e.V.” for 2021. The association organizes language partnerships with native German speakers for German teachers in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Armenia und Azerbaijan, who often have little opportunity to use their German skills in practice. This allows them to practice, use and regularly update their language skills. The tandem...Read more

 

A goodbye to Bruno Tiedemann

28 January, 2020:

The Eberhard Schöck Foundation mourns the death of Bruno Tiedemann, former Senior Ministerial Counsellor and long-standing project manager at the Foundation, who passed away on January 26, 2020 at the age of 87.

Bruno Tiedemann was the initiator and the driving force behind the Foundation’s model projects in Yekaterinburg in the Russian Federation and supported the foundation in his role as a project manager from 1998 to 2012. With his decades of relevant experience and his committed...Read more

 
Prizes and Awards

Band “Die Fantastischen Vier” receives Jacob-Grimm-Award

18 October, 2018:

This year, the renowned award goes to German-language rappers and hip-hop artists “Die Fantastischen Vier”, whose name means “The Fantastic Four” The “Fantas”, as they are also known, have been enjoying tremendous success and entertaining audiences since 1989. The campaign “Sprechen Sie lieber mit Ihrem Kind” (Why don’t you talk to your child?”) that hopes to sensitize parents to the needs of their children was recognized with the Initiative Award. The Institutional Award...Read more

 
Foundation

An Award for the Eberhard-Schöck-Stiftung

24 September, 2018:

In the great room of the German Foreign Ministry building in Berlin, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov presented the awards for exemplary German-Russian collaboration projects. The German-Russian Forum provided the backdrop for the award ceremony, which concluded the German-Russian year of community and regional partnerships. The Eberhard-Schöck-Stiftung received an award for its German-Russian vocational student exchange projects. Roland Seiter, a member...Read more