New Fellowship Opportunity for American Economists
The Yegor Gaidar Fellowship Program in Economics will provide senior-level American economists, academics, analysts, and legal experts with an opportunity to travel to Russia for a minimum of three weeks to a maximum of two months. Selected fellows will conduct research with a Russian counterpart that contributes to developing Russian capacities in entrepreneurship, economic diversification, technological innovation or the internationalization of its economy. Gaidar Fellows are provided with a work visa, round-trip transportation, housing, a monthly allowance, research support and a variety of opportunities to publicize and promote their findings.
Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident;
Must have extensive professional experience in the proposed area of research with a minimum of five years and a strong publication record;
Must demonstrate commitment to the economic development of Russia through the practical application of research findings;
Must show potential for developing long-term linkages between U.S. and Russian institutions
To learn more about the program, please review the application instructions. Completed applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by the application deadline. Email email@example.com with any questions regarding the program or application process.