Funding: 2019 Title VIII Short-Term Travel Grants for Research in Russia, Central Asia, Caucasus, and Balkans

This Short-Term Travel Grant program provides a maximum award of $2,500 for research on the countries of Russia, Central Asia, the Caucasus, and the Balkans. To qualify, applicants must be U.S. citizens holding the PhD.
Short-term travel grants are individual grants to scholars or researchers which may be used for up to twelve months for the following purposes:

  1. enabling scholars and researchers to get quick access to research resources in the relevant regions;
  2. supporting refresher visits on particular topics for already established research work;
  3. enabling research planning with colleagues from the regions on broader multi-year projects already funded or to be funded by other sources; and
  4. supporting the creation of databases or research aids.

The Short-Term Travel Grant program is meant to support research that is relevant to United States policy towards Russia, Central Asia, the Caucasus, and the Balkans

Deadline: December 31, 2018

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