Sign Up  |  Login

01.09.2014
Summer 2015 Student Internship Program with US Department of State

31.08.2014
Nashe Radio Top Five, August, 2014

08.08.2014
How the News is Reported in Russia, July 2014

04.08.2014
Russia's Top Five Movies, July, 2014

15.06.2014
Summer RSL in Batumi, Georgia

01.06.2014
Scholarships Available!

15.05.2014
Call for Papers: Vestnik!

Find Us on Facebook
EDUCATOR SERVICES AND RESOURCES  / GRANTS AND RESOURCES FOR RUSSIAN PROGRAMS
06.04.2012


Grants and Resources
for Russian Programs, Educators, and Professionals

 

Study Abroad!
Click here for funding for study abroad.
Financial Aid and Scholarships for Study in Russia
More about Russia! 

The Library

The SRAS Newsletter

More About SRAS

Test Your Russian!

SRAS Guide to Russia

 Travel Services

SRAS: study at home, study abroad!

Russkiy Mir Foundation provides grants and sponsors competitions in support of the Russian language, Russian culture, and organizations representing the Russian world.  (more info

The Trust for Mutual Understanding awards grants to American nonprofit organizations to support the international travel component of cultural and environmental exchanges conducted in partnership with institutions and individuals in Russia and Central and Eastern Europe.  (more info)

The Global Studies Foundation offers three grants each year, each of $1,000, with separate categories for students, faculty, and institutions. (more info)

Opportunities for Teachers of Less Commonly Taught Languages offer a limited number of $600 stipends for LCTL teachers to help defray the cost of attending any of the CARLA summer institutes. (more info)

Summer Professional Development Program for Teachers of Russian is an intensive two-week professional development program focused on quality instruction, curriculum and assessments for Russian Programs. Free w/ $400 travel stipend.  (more info)

Business Language Research and Teaching (BLRT) Grants offer up to $3000 for faculty, doctoral students and language professionals researching business foreign languages or creating materials or developing innovative teaching techniques for business foreign languages.  (more info)

Study Abroad Travel Grant for Arkansas Teachers offers money for teachers to study abroad.  (more info)

The STARTALK Teacher Program aims to enroll ten or more teachers who are working toward obtaining a P-12 World Language Endorsement in Russian for teaching Russian language in Washington K-12 public schools.   (more info)

Heritage Language Teacher Workshop is a free workshop designed to help language teachers face the challenge of teaching heritage language students. (more info)

Fund for Teachers enriches the personal and professional growth of teachers by recognizing and supporting them as they identify and pursue opportunities around the globe that will have the greatest impact on their practice, the academic lives of their students and on their school communities. (more info)  

IFLTA Mini Grants can give up to $300 to assist special projects or events that promote world language teaching and learning. Deadlines are rotating throughout the year. (more info)

National Endowment for the Arts Seminar Grants support national faculty development programs in the humanities for school teachers, and for college and university teachers. Seminars and institutes may be as short as two weeks or as long as six weeks. The duration of a program should allow for full and thorough treatment of the topic. (more info)

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Literature Fellowships provide funds to published translators of exceptional talent. The Arts Endowment supports projects that involve the specific translation of prose, poetry, or drama from other languages into English. For the past several years, Translation Projects have operated on a two-year cycle with fellowships in prose available one year and fellowships in poetry available the next. (more info)

Witter Bynner Foundation for Poetry supports the translation of poetry into English. Projects, which explore the art and the process of translation, are also encouraged. The foundation does not fund publications of poetry-in-translation; it rather makes it a priority to give grants to individual translators. Samples from the proposed translation should accompany the application. (more info)

NEH Division of Research Programs may contribute to scholarly knowledge, to the advancement of teaching, or to the general public's understanding of the humanities. Such work might eventually produce scholarly articles, a monograph on a specialized subject, a book-length treatment of a broad topic, an archaeological site report, a translation, an edition, or other scholarly tool in either traditional or electronic formats. (more info)

Max Hayward Fellowship in Russian Literature funds research, criticism, editing, translation, preparation of a thesis for publication, or other forms of literary scholarship, broadly defined, which may embrace themes on literature, culture, and society. (more info)

US-Russia Peer-to-Peer Dialogue Program, run by the US Embassy in Moscow, seeks to help foster greater contacts between Americans and Russians through non-political efforts and focus on Russian-American peer-to-peer dialogue or people-to-people engagement on themes of mutual interest. (more info


More Lists of Funding Sources

The National Security Language Initiative provides funding for Russian programs and students.

The Office of Post-Secondary Education (OPSE) is responsible for all Congressional administered grants. The have a wide list of grants available here

As part of the OPSE, The Fund for the Improvement of Post-secondary Education (FIPSE) administers  $21,988,980 worth of grants including many that are open to any institution or department. 

Many grants will soon be partially administered through a central site, Grants.gov

LanguagePolicy.org gives perhaps the most extensive listing of grants.

AAASS lists several grants for Slavic scholars

Fulbright offers several programs for funding Russians to go to America to study or teach.

 


Study Abroad
in Russia

Moscow State University is  Russia's largest.

SRAS Travel
Services
 
SRAS Travel Services -  Russia Your Way

The Library:
All About Russia
Click for more  information about Religion in Russia

Find Out More!

History of Russian Holidays
Internships in Russia
Health and Safety in Russia
The SRAS Newsletter
The SRAS Library on Russia
Journal for Students
More Free Resources! 

 

Questions or comments?
Contact the editor.



« back to Educator Services and Resources archive