Wayne S. Vucinich Fellowship 2020

The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies at Stanford University invites applications for the Wayne S. Vucinich Fellowship. This is a twelve-week residential fellowship 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.

The fellowship award funds international travel, health insurance, and visa support, in addition to a $12,000 stipend for living expenses. The fellow will have access to university libraries and archives and will have use of a shared work space at the Center. He or she will be expected to be in residence throughout the fellowship period and to participate actively in the scholarly activities of the Center. The fellowship may be taken during any 12-week period between January 13-June 19, 2020.

Interested applicants should submit this application form, a letter of application (including description of research project), a Curriculum Vitae, a writing sample, two letters of recommendation, and a short proposal for a public lecture and/or workshop by October 15, 2019.

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