Call For Applications: U.S. Russia Experts Program

IREX is pleased to announce a call for applications for the U.S. Russia Experts Program. The program supports and develops the talents, skills and proficiencies of U.S. graduate students interested in Russia, and U.S .-Russian relations. The fellowship program is designed to deepen expertise and knowledge, strengthen U.S.-Russian connections and linkages, and improve U.S.-Russian understanding.

Program Guidelines and Eligibility

Fellowships for up to $5,000 will be awarded to fund customized research and professional development activities related to U.S.-Russian relations from June 2018 – January 2019. The fellowship is open to U.S.-based current and recent graduates of master’s and professional development programs in the fields of Russian-area studies, business, law, public policy and the social sciences. U.S. and Russian citizens may apply.

The fellowship application deadline is May 4, 2018. The online application is available here. Please circulate the attached program flyer and feel to reach out if you or your students have any questions.

View U.S. Russia Experts Program Poster