Slavic and Eurasian Studies

Professional Development Summer Mini-Grants

Fri, April 18, 2008

The Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies announces a call for proposals to conduct research or develop new course material focused on our region. These summer-long mini-grants are for educators from institutes of higher education and qualified middle and high school teachers in Texas and the greater southwest. The recipients of these grants will be invited to present the result of their research at UT Austin to CREEES faculty and students. Preference will be given to applicants outside the University of Texas at Austin. The grant award is: $1000

Application deadline: May 31, 2008

Aims of the program:

1) To allow faculty and professionals to conduct research pertaining to our region (defined as Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, Eurasia) to further scholarly pursuits.

2) To encourage the introduction of new curricula with a focus on our region and current issues. We also encourage the creation of interdisciplinary course materials to increase awareness of our region through other disciplines.

How to apply:

The application cover sheet must be accompanied by a one page description of the proposed research/ course material to be developed and a current CV.

Please submit application packets to:

The University of Texas
Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies
Summer Mini-Grants
1 University Station- A1600
Austin, TX 78712
For more information, please contact Allegra Azulay at (512) 471-7782 or

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