The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies (CREEES) at Stanford University invites applications for the Wayne Vucinich Fellowship. Applicants from all over the world may apply this twelve-week residential fellowship. Deadline is updated every year.
The fellowship award funds international travel, health insurance, and a visa, in addition to a $12,000 stipend for living expenses.
Level and Area of Studies
Residential program on historical or contemporary topics in Russia, East Europe, the Caucasus, or Central Asia.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
The fellowship is open to scholars in any discipline whose research focuses on historical or contemporary topics in Russia, East Europe, the Caucasus, or Central Asia. Scholars who have received the PhD within the past five years are eligible to apply. (A PhD in hand is required at the time the residency begins.) Preference will be given to scholars who are residents of countries that fall under the direct purview of the Center: Russia, East Europe, the Caucasus, and Central Asia.
International students are welcome to apply.
A complete application consists of an online application form, a letter of application, a Curriculum Vitae, a writing sample, two letters of recommendation, and a short proposal for a public lecture and/or workshop.