Deadline for Applications: Ongoing until Filled or April 15, 2019
Oxford University International Politics Summer School is a two-week program which provides in-depth analysis of key countries in regions outside of Western Europe and North America. The program includes a daily lecture given by world-renowned academics, and the students study and reside at St Antony’s College, Oxford University’s only college to focus exclusively on international affairs.
This year a seminar will be taught on “Power, Resources and Political Identity in Russia and the Former Soviet Union” Continue reading
Deadline for Applications: May 21; June 30, 2019
The Debrecen Summer University deals with teaching Hungarian as a foreign language and spreading Hungarian culture. Its aim is to promote a deeper knowledge of the Hungarian language and culture. Teaching a language is inseparable from mediating the cultural values of that nation. The cultural programs are recommended by Debrecen Summer University courses therefore make a significant contribution to the achievement of the primary task of teaching the Hungarian language at the highest possible level. Accordingly, most of the courses also include programs that, besides actively spending leisure time, also serve to familiarize Hungarian culture with the informal form of language learning.
The age limit for participants is 16 years old.
The Hungarian Language and Culture Summer Course includes intensive language instruction for all levels, cultural excursions, and connections with local students.
Early Bird Discount for the Hungarian Language and Culture Summer Course until 21 May, 2019.
For further information, visit the program website or see the attached flyer!
Nyári magyar nyelv- és kultúrakurzus
Deadline for Applications: Ongoing Until Filled
Educational Center “Cosmopolitan”, Novosibirsk, Russia, has announced that they are accepting applications for summer internship programs. These will be with children’s camps located in Novosibirsk and in the Altai Mountains area. Continue reading
Open Until Filled
Summer Intensive Language Program (SILP)
Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey
TUTOR/ACTIVITY GUIDE — Arabic, Chinese, French, Spanish, Russian
Position Dates: June 10 – August 7, 2019
The Tutor, under the direct supervision of the Language Coordinator, assists SILP students in their academic coursework outside of class (approximately 10 hours/week).
- Advanced fluency (Advanced Low or above) in the target language
- Experience tutoring and/or working with foreign language learners
- B.A. with a foreign language major or equivalent preferred
- M.A. in foreign language teaching in progress preferred
Deadline for Applications: March 18; May 9, 2019
2019 Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute
June 22–August 10, 2019
The 2019 Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute offers unique courses in Ukrainian studies taught by Harvard and visiting faculty. These courses are intended for graduate students and advanced undergraduates who are concentrating in Ukrainian studies or who wish to broaden their educational experience.
Applicants may register for 8 or 4 credits to participate in the program.
All students seeking financial aid (US and international) must submit the HUSI application and supporting material by March 18, 2019.
International students who do not seek financial aid must submit the HUSI application by Monday, April 15, 2019. US applicants not requesting financial aid must apply to HUSI by May 9, 2019. All students must register and enroll in courses with the Summer School by May 20 to avoid late registration fees.
For more information visit the program website
Deadline: March 26, 2019; May 21, 2019
From September 11-13, 2019, the Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) Conference will showcase challenges, determinants and perspectives of development of different kinds of metropolises and peripheries in CEE. The emphasis is on the economic performance, social, and political issues with respect to regional, national and European dimensions.
This high-profile event will bring together a large number of international experts in the field of regional and urban development. The conference will attract an international audience including, but not limited to, academic, policy and planning experts as well as students and early career researches from CEE countries as well as further afield. Please find more information about the event below Continue reading
Deadline for Applications: May 3, 2019
The University of Wisconsin-Madison has announced a 2019 ACFL Proficiency and Performance Summer Institute on their campus. The institute will include a dedicated 4-day ACTFL OPI Assessment Workshop in Russian.
The dates of the OPI-Russian workshop are June 3-6.
Participants in the workshop will be introduced to the ACTFL rating scale, the structure of the OPI, and techniques for administering and rating the OPI. Participants will observe and conduct practice interviews across all proficiency levels, Novice through Superior. Participation in this workshop is the first step toward becoming an ACTFL-certified OPI Tester with Full Certification. Continue reading
Deadline for Submissions: May 15, 2019
Language Centre of Masaryk University is hosting an international conference focusing on “Language for Specific Purposes in Business and Economics at Tertiary Level” held in Brno, CZ on 6 September 2019
Deadline for Applications: May 1, 2019
★★★ International Courses / Call for Applications ★★★
Two French-Russian Masters in Partnership with Moscow Higher School of Economics (HSE)
The School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences in Paris (EHESS) invites all students interested in studying History or Sociology in France and Russia to join their double master’s degree programs! Continue reading
Application Deadline: May 17, 2019
American Councils for International Education and Fairfax County Public Schools/TJHSST will offer a professional development program for teachers of Russian:
“Roadmap for the Teaching and Learning of Russian with the World-Readiness Standards”
Program Dates: July 15 – 26, 2019 (FAIRFAX, VA)
Arrival Date: Out of town participants may arrive on Sunday, July 14, 2019.
Last Day of Program: Friday, July 26th is a half day. Program ends by Noon. Continue reading