Research Fellowships at the Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities

Deadline: 15 June 2015
Open to: Russian and International experts
Scholarship: Russian participants – 56,400 Rub/month, Foreign participants – 70,000 Rub/month, accommodation, health insurance, 3 meals a day, travel expenses


Russian Institute for Advanced Study in Humanities and Technology (RIAS) Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities is announcing  the contest for scientific research funding  (grants)  in 2015 – 2016 in the following areas:

  • Interdisciplinary  research  in  the  field  of  social  and  humanitarian  sciences;
  • Social  computing  research  and  other  fields  of synthesis of  socio – humanities and computing  sciences;
  • Cognitive   and   neurosciences,   experimental   psychology;
  • Research  and  development  in  various  fields  of  social  technologies (applications  of socio-humanitarian    and    related    knowledge);
  • Research  in  the  field  of  the synthesis of  social-humanities  and  life  sciences;
  • Mathematical modeling;
  • Research   in   the   Environment;
  • Linguistic  research;
  • Research in the field of synthesis of arts and sciences.

Russian and foreign experts participating in the project, will have a unique opportunity to carry out their research by a Sholokhov University grant, being a part of an international team working in a multidisciplinary scientific community. RIAS provides all the necessary conditions for research, information and library support, opportunities for publications, as well as assistance in obtaining patents and inventions licenses.


  • Academic  degree Candidate of  Sciences/Doctoral  degree (for  foreign  participants -PhD);
  • Publications in journals WEB of SCI ENCE and / or SCOPU


  • Medical insurance (standard medical policy);
  • Travel expenses  cover (arrival  at  the  beginning  of  the  program  and  departure at  the end of the program -by bus, rail or air flight (economy class);
  • Accommodation  in  an  individual comfortable  room  in  a  suburban  complex  RIAS Sholokhov University located in Moscow suburbs;
  • 3 meals a day (breakfast, l unch and dinner) on RIAS venue;
  • Foreign researchers have Sholokhov University visa issuing support;
  • Scholarship for the period of stay in RIAS: Russian participants – 56,400 Rub/month, Foreign participants – 70,000 Rub/month

How to apply?

Interested candidates must fill out the online application form. Deadline for sending applications is 15 June, 2015

For more information check the official web-page or download the official call.

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