Petro Jacyk Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Ukrainian Studies

Deadline: December 15, 2020

The Petro Jacyk Education Foundation is accepting proposals from universities in North America to establish a new Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Ukrainian Studies. The objective of the Post-Doctoral Fellowship is to annually support one of the most promising junior scholars studying contemporary Ukraine and thereby to advance academic understanding of Ukrainian politics, history and society.


The Petro Jacyk Post-Doctoral Fellowship is available to universities in North America with an existing department, research centre or program in Ukrainian studies.  The Fellowship will be open to recently awarded PhDs.


 It is encouraged that the Fellowship include the teaching of a course. The exact amount of the Fellowship is negotiable.

Application Procedure:

Please send proposals by email to the Foundation at before December 15th, 2020.

The proposal should include:

–         a short summary regarding the university, existing resources, centers, programs in Ukrainian Studies that may support the future Fellowship.

–         a short description of the future Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Ukrainian Studies (length of the program, components, requirements to candidates, expected outcome of the program, etc.)

–         A budget for the Post-Doctoral Fellowship

–         Intended start date.