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Alfa Fellowship Program

 

Description

For U.S., U.K., or German citizens. The Alfa Fellowship Program affords early- and mid-career professionals the opportunity to live in Russia for an extended period of time and to develop expertise through individualized work placements in private enterprises, media organizations, think tanks, public policy institutions, law firms, and foundations. All applicants must have a demonstrated interest in Russian and European/Eurasian affairs, exceptional academic and professional credentials, proven personal initiative, and clear goals/expectations for their professional assignments. Most successful applicants have studied Russian for at least 2 years at the post-secondary level.

 

Eligiblity Information

Academic Level:
Masters, PhD, Post Doctorate, Recently Graduated

Age minimum or maximum:*
Yes
Minimum and/or maximum age? 25-35

Open to international students:
Yes

Required to demonstrate financial need:

Discipline Area(s):
Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary
Other: business, economics, journalism, law, public policy, or related fields

Demographic Information (preferred or required):

Award type:
Fellowship

Amount Awarded:
Amount varies

 

Application Information:

Application Deadline:
December

Date application is available:

USC endorsement required:
No

Award Details:

Is there an interview:

Approximate date finalists are notified:

Approximate date selected candidates are notified:

Average number of applications received:

Number awarded:

Sponsor:

Cultural Vistas

 

Contact Information:

Primary Contact:
U.S., U.K., and Germany Representative of the Alfa Fellowships Program

Position:

Phone:
212-497-3510

Email:
alfa@culturalvistas.org

Website:
www.alfafellowship.org

Address:
440 Park Avenue South, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10016