The new Russian Institute for Advanced Study (RIAS) Fellowship Programme is now available to study in Moscow, Russia. This is an international researcher mobility programme offering 3, 6 and 8-month stay in RIAS-MPSU (Moscow, Russia)

Course Level: Fellowships are available to pursue Postdoctoral programme.

Eligible Nationalities: Worldwide applicants are eligible to apply for this fellowship.

Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible for this scholarship you must meet the following requirements:

The RIAS International Fellowship Programme welcomes applications worldwide from young and senior researchers having an academic degree (Candidate of Science/Doctor of Science; for foreign applicants: PhD), as well as the publications in journals indexed by WEB of SCIENCE and/or SCOPUS databases. Fellows will have a unique opportunity to implement their research project, being a part of an international team, and working in a multidisciplinary academic 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.

Method of Application: 

Applications have to be submitted online on RIAS website in English or in Russian with English translation (“Take part in the competition” button). The proposals will be evaluated by the leading Russian experts. The results will be published on the RIAS website. More information about the Russian Institute for Advanced Study (RIAS), the results of previous programs, RIAS events, as well as the electronic application form are available on the website: 4

Online Application

Scholarship Link

Scholarship Application Deadline: February 22, 2018