Teach English/Maymester/Study Russian in Vladimir, Russia (The American Home)

Deadlines: Multiple, See Below

1) American English Program Teaching Positions – Application Deadline March 1, 2022 (http://www.ah33.ru/teach-english/

The American English Program has been helping Vladimir residents to learn English since 1992 and currently has more than 600 students each semester who are taught by a group of American and Russian teachers. 

PROGRAM BENEFITS: monthly stipend, room and board, three hours per week of one-to-one Russian lessons with faculty trained to teach Russian as a foreign language, thorough teacher orientation and ongoing teaching support from 2 full-time teacher trainers, textbooks customized specifically for our program, a pleasant and well-equipped teaching environment, full Russian visa application support, complete on-site administrative support from an excellent Russian staff, and much more. 

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SRAS Study Abroad Programs

Deadline: November 1, 2021

***Deadlines have been extended to November 1 for the following SRAS Spring 2022 study abroad programs.***

Moscow: International Relations and Diplomacy at MGIMO

Select from a wide range of courses taught in English or Russian. 

St. Petersburg: Language and Society

Intensive language study plus range of electives (taught in English) well-suited to a Russian Studies major/minor.

Bishkek: Central Asian Studies

Intensive Language Study (Russian and/or CA languages) + a focus on the history, culture, and geopolitics of the region, including Afghanistan.

Kyiv: Identity and Conflict in the Post-Soviet Space

Intensive Language Study (Russian or Ukrainian) + focus on identity and conflict in the region. 

Travel: Russian Language Winter School “Discover Siberia with Dostoevsky”

Deadline: November 22, 2021

We would like to invite you and your students to take part in our Russian Language Winter School “Discover Siberia with Dostoevsky” that will take place February 3-18, 2022 at Dostoevsky Omsk State University, Omsk, Russia!

The Winter School is designed for those who would like to start learning Russian from scratch as well as for those who wish to improve their Russian language skills and offers Russian language program in a small group based on the Russian language competence as well as socio-cultural program that aims to help participants to explore Siberia and learn the Russian culture.

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Prof. Dev: Alfa Fellowship Program in Russia

Deadline: December 1, 2021

Greetings from Cultural Vistas! We are pleased to announce a call for applications for the Alfa Fellowship ProgramWe would be grateful if you would share information about the program and upcoming webinars with students and alumni who you think would be a good fit for this program. We also welcome professors and academic advisors to join us for webinars to learn more about this opportunity.

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Study Abroad: CIEE in St. Petersburg

Deadlines: November 1, 2021; March 1, 2022

Applications are now being accepted for Spring and Summer 2022 study abroad programs in St. Petersburg. With the Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE), U.S. students can take advantage of our longest-running U.S. study abroad Russia programs with abundant cultural and co-curricular opportunities and an incredible alumni base.

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SRAS Explorer App

Event Dates: September 21-25, 2021

The SRAS Explorer App is aimed at guiding students and visitors in fun and purposeful exploration of our region. Its versatility will allow us to further enhance individual and faculty-led programs by creating connections and encouraging student participation.  While we hope you’ll be able to use it abroad, until then, explore with us virtually!

Join us September 21-25 for a virtual quest – we’ll be giving away more than $10,000 in study abroad scholarships, conversation practice, SRAS gear, and more. Our questions will challenge you to explore some of our study abroad locations and learn more about our region by hunting for answers on our app and the SRAS Family of Sites. You will also have a chance to get creative and share with us your knowledge and passion for the region.

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Study Abroad: Program in Poland for MA/PhD Students: Totalitarianism in East-Central Europe 1939–1989 (Pilecki Institute)

Deadline: July 15, 2021

The program is aimed at fostering reflection on the regional experience of facing two totalitarian regimes and introducing it into mainstream discussion on the history of the 20th century.

The history of confronting totalitarianism, both as a personal and a collective experience, delivers a universal message in the face of contemporary challenges of radical political evil. Studying the fates of individual people and developing a proper understanding of history is key to facing these challenges now and in the future.

The project is carried out by the Pilecki Institute in partnership with the Valdosta State University.

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Summer Internships in Siberia

Deadline: Open Until Filled

The Education Centre “Cosmopolitan”, Novosibirsk, Russia, is happy to announce that we are now accepting applications to our popular summer internship program that is located in the Altai Mountain region. If your students are looking for an exciting, fulfilling and rewarding internship / volunteer / study abroad experience in Russia, our program is the best option! Please be sure to inform your students of these unique opportunities that are not to be missed.

Our summer internship is offered for two weeks from July 12th until July 27th at the children’s camp in the picturesque Altai Mountain region. If your student is interested in a more extended stay we can offer a summer internship that would comprise of the camp program and a Russian course in the city of Novosibirsk on completion of the camp. Further details of such extended internship can be discussed.

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Funding: Research Fellowships in REEE Area (American Councils)

Deadline: October 1, 2021

American Councils for International Education is currently accepting applications for the next cycle of U.S. Department of State Title VIII Research Fellowships in Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe. Fellowships are offered in two categories: 

Title VIII Research Scholar Program: 

Provides full support for research in policy-relevant fields in Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe. Fellowships include round-trip international travel; housing and living stipends; visa support; overseas health, accident, and evacuation insurance; archive access; and logistical support. Open to U.S. graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, and faculty. 

Title VIII Combined Research and Language Training Program: 

Provides full support for research and individualized language instruction in Russia, Eurasia, and Eastern Europe. Fellowships include round-trip international travel; housing and living stipends; visa support; overseas health, accident, and evacuation insurance; archive access; logistical support; and up to 10 academic hours per week of language instruction. Open to U.S. graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, and faculty. 

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