Cultural Fellowship Program in Russia

The Likhachev Foundation and the Boris Yeltsin Presidential Center are now offering a number of Cultural Fellowships. Those awards open to foreign professional who are interested in participating in a two week fellowship program in the area of art and culture. This fellowships covers air fare and accommodations during the program. To apply, entries must be received by 15 February 2017.

Fellowship Description
The Likhachev Foundation (St. Petersburg, Russia) and the Boris Yeltsin Presidential Center (Moscow, Russia), with support of the Committee on External Relations of Saint Petersburg announce a competition for 2-week cultural fellowships in Russia (St. Petersburg) from May 15 until May 28, 2017 for foreign professionals in the field of arts and culture who work on projects related to Russian culture and history and aimed at a broad foreign audience.

Award Value
Airfare (economy class) and accommodation in St. Petersburg will be covered by the organizers.

Level and Area of Studies
Two week program in cultural field.

Place of Study
The program will be taken in Russia.

Eligibility and Criteria
The fellowship open to professionals in the field of culture and history or arts from foreign countries who are currently working on creative projects related to Russian culture or history. Command of the Russian language is very helpful but not required. Students are not eligible. Working languages of the program are English and Russian.

Applicants’ Nationality
All nationality other than Russia are eligible to apply.

Application Instruction
Please see the detail instruction at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
February 15, 2017.

Website and Application Link