Fifth Research Papers Competition for Junior Scientists who work on comparative Russian-European studies


The organizers, Centre for German and European Studies (St. Petersburg State University—Bielefeld University), supported by DAAD, and Council of Young Scientists of the Faculty of Sociology, St. Petersburg State University invite papers by Europe-based MA and Ph.D. students in social sciences or humanities, working on issues topical for Russia or comparing Russian and European cases.

Prize: Grant of up to 1275 EUR for a research trip to Russia.

Deadline: September 1, 2018.

The final will take place in November 2018, in St. Petersburg, the most beautiful and European city of Russia.

All the finalists will be invited to take part in a seminar on paper preparation and publication in international scientific journals.

Send the submission, including your paper, academic cv, and motivation letter, to:

Full information about the Competition and the requirements can be found here: