Research Opportunities

Ernest May Fellowship in History and Policy

The Ernest May Fellowship in History and Policy of the Harvard Kennedy School's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs aims to help build the next generation of men and women who will bring professional history to bear on strategic studies and major issues of international affairs.

Application deadline: December 1, 2021.

Understanding Modern Russia Research Grant

The Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies is sponsoring grants with stipends of up to $6,000 for the purposes of conducting graduate research related to the rule of law, governance, economy, business, and society in Russia. These grants are intended to provide opportunities for young scholars to make connections with Russian peers and senior specialists, promoting long-term professional relations, and to foster the next generation of Russia experts.

Application deadline: April 1. 

ASEEES Dissertation Research Grant

The Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies is offering research grants with a stipend of maximum $6,000, for the purposes of conducting doctoral dissertation research in Eastern Europe and Eurasia in any aspect of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian studies in any discipline. 

Application deadline: April 1.

Academic Fellowships in Russia

The AFR program, funded by Carnegie Corporation of New York, supports American scholars and graduate students conducting on-site research and fieldwork in Russia for periods of three to nine months on topics within the social science disciplines.

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