U.S. State Department Geographic Bureaus: Europe and Canada Bureau

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
FY-95 EASTERN EUROPE AND NIS RESEARCH AND TRAINING
BUREAU OF RESEARCH AND INTELLIGENCE

FY 1995 FUNDING UNDER
THE RESEARCH AND TRAINING FOR EASTERN EUROPE AND
THE INDEPENDENT STATES OF THE FORMER SOVIET UNION ACT OF 1983

1. American Council of Teachers of Russian/American Council for Collaboration in Education and Language Study

Grant: $237,000 ($200,000 on NIS; $37,000 on EE/Baltics) Purpose: To provide fellowships for the Academic Year and Semester language programs and the Combined research and Language Training program in Russian, Eurasian and East European languages.

Contact: Dan E. Davidson
Director, ACTR/ACCELS
1776 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20036 (202) 833-7522

2. Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

Grant: $38,000 (EE/Baltic States) Purpose: To provide partial support for one postdoctoral residential fellowship for an American scholar specializing in the study of Eastern Europe.

Contact: Robert Scott
CASBS
202 Junipero Serra Boulevard
Stanford, CA 94305 (415) 321-2052

3. Council on International Educational Exchange

Grant: $120,000 (NIS) Purpose: To support language fellowships in Russia in the semester and academic year programs.

Contact: Damon B. Smith
Deputy Executive Director
Cooperative Russian Language Program/CIEE
205 East 42nd Street
New York, N.Y. 10017 (212) 661-1414

4. University of Hawaii

Grant: $50,000 (NIS) Purpose: To support postdoctoral research fellowships at the Center for Russia in Asia and enhance its capability to disseminate nationally information on the Russian Far East and Russia's activities in Asia. Contact: Robert Valliant

Director, Center for Russia in Asia
University of Hawaii
1890 East-West Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 (808) 956-2663

5. Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace at Stanford University

Grant: $2000,000 ($163,000 NIS; $37,000 EE/Baltic states) Purpose: To support postdoctoral fellowships (6-12 month duration) and summer grants for individual research projects on Russia, Eurasia and East Europe at Hoover.

Contact: Richard F. Staar
Senior Fellow
Hoover Institution
Stanford, CA 94305-6010 (415) 723-1348

6. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Grant: $150,000 ($120,000 NIS; $30,000 EE/Baltic states) Purpose: To provide partial funding for the University's Summer Research Laboratory, and the Slavic Reference Service.

Contact: Diane P. Koenker
Program Administrator
Russian and East European Center
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
104 International Studies Building
910 South Fifth Street
Champaign, IL 61820 (217) 333-1244

7. Institute on International Education

Grant: $120,000 ($30,000 NIS; $90,000 EE/Baltic states) Purpose: To support Professional Development Fellowships for one year for advanced graduate students, junior faculty and specialists in professional fields for research on policy analysis of East Central Europe and Eurasia.

Contact: Julia Squatritti
Institute of International Education
809 United Nations Plaza
New York, N.Y. 10017-3580 (212) 883-8200
Fax (212)984-5452

8. International Research and Exchanges Board

Grant: $1,740,000 ($1,120,000 NIS; $620,000 EE/Baltic states) Purpose: To support a variety of programs facilitating American scholarly access to Russia, Eurasia and East Europe; individual field research grants; predeparture orientation; short-term travel grants; special projects; research residencies; and dissemination of field results.

Contact: Robert T. Huber
Vice President
IREX
1616 H Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20006 (202) 628-8188

9. Joint Committee on Eastern Europe

Grant: $800,000 (EE/Baltic states) Purpose: To support fellowships for advanced graduate training, dissertation completion, pre-and postdoctoral research; individual and institutional language training grants; research conferences; and the Junior Scholars' Training Seminar.

Contact: Jason Parker
Executive Associate
JCEE/American Council of Learned Societies
228 East 45th Street
New York, N.Y. 10017-3398 (212) 697-1505 (ext. 134/135)

10. Joint Committee on the Soviet Union and its Successor States

Grant: $1,300,000 ($1,230,000 NIS; $70,000 EE/Baltic states) Purpose: To support a national fellowship program for graduate training, dissertation completion, and postdoctoral research, including a professional development and retraining program; and annual workshop in underrepresented fields; institutional grants for intensive training in the languages of the former Soviet Union; a workshop for organizers of Central Asian language institutes and teachers of Central Asian languages; a research & development program; and partial support for the American Bibliography for Slavic and East European Studies (ABSEES).

Contact: Susan Bronson
Staff Associate
JCSSS/Social Science Research Council
605 Third Avenue
New York, N.Y. 10158 (212) 661-0280

11. National Academy of Sciences

Grant: $85,000 ($57,000 NIS; $28,000 EE/Baltic states) Purpose: To support a postdoctoral fellowship program for collaborative research between American specialists and their colleagues in the fields of science-related public policy in the former Soviet Union and Central Europe.

Contact: John Modzelewsky
Office for Central Europe and Eurasia
National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council
2101 Constitution Avenue, N.W. (FO 2014)
Washington, D.C. 20418 (202) 334-2644

12. National Council for Soviet and East European Research

Grant: $1,700,000 ($1,240,000 NIS; $460,000 EE/Baltic states) Purpose: To conduct a national competition among American institutions of higher education and non-profit organizations in support of advanced research projects on Russia, Eurasia, and East-Central Europe.

Contact: Robert Randolph
Executive Director
NCSEER
1755 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., suite 304
Washington, D.C. 20036 (202) 387-0168

13. The Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars

Grant: $950,000 ($665,000 to Kennan; $285,000 to EES) Purpose: To support the fellowships, meetings, and publications programs of the Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies and the East European activities of the East and West European Program, including the annual Junior Scholars' Training Seminar.

Contact: Blair Ruble
Director, Kennan Institute
or
John Lampe
Director, East European Studies, East and West European
Program

The Wilson Center
370 L'Enfant Promenade, Suite 704
Washington, D.C. 20024-2518 (202) 287-3400

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