IREX Short-Term Travel Grants
To provide opportunities for scholars from the United States of America to pursue research in the social sciences in Europe and Eurasia.
Candidates will be notified of award decisions approx. 8 weeks after the application deadline. Candidates must study in one of the following countries – Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.
STG applicants must have a graduate degree (PhD, MA, MD, MBA, MFA, MPA, MPH, MLIS, MS, JD) at the time of application and must be a U.S. citizens. STG applicants may not be pursuing a degree at the time of application.
Up to 8 weeks
International coach class roundtrip transportation from the US to the host country(ies) for the period of grant awarded; a monthly allowance for housing and living expenses, based on IREX’s pre-established country-specific rates; travel visas; emergency evacuation insurance
Candidates must contact Amy Schulz, Program Officer, at e-mail Linkfor details or application guidelines. Application forms can be downloaded from the website.
The United States of America Department of State's Title VIII Program
The International Research and Exchange Board (IREX) is an international non-profit organization specializing in education, independent media, internet development and civil society programmes. Through training, partnerships, education, research and grant programmes, IREX develops the capacity of individuals to contribute to their societies. Since its founding in 1968, IREX has supported over 15,000 students, scholars, policymakers, business leaders, journalists and other professionals.