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IREX Individual Advanced Research Opportunities


To provide opportunities for scholars from the United States of America wishing to pursue research in the humanities and social sciences in Europe and Eurasia.

Applicants 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. Please see the website for further details external link.


Must be US citizen, enrolled in a graduate degree program or currently be holding a graduate degree at the time of application and must be from eligible Countries of Research.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Study Length

Up to 9 months

Award Value

Up to a maximum of US$40,000. Covers travel and visa fees, dollar stipend and a housing allowance

Application procedure

Applicants must visit the website for application forms and further information.

Closing date

November 14th


The United States of America Department of State (Title VIII) and the IREX Scholar Support Fund

Study Level

  • Research
  • Doctorate
  • Graduate
  • MBA
  • Postgraduate
  • Predoctorate
  • Professional development

International Research and Exchange Board (IREX)

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.

Contact Details

  • 202 628 8188
  • 202 628 8189
  • 2121 K Street North West
    Suite 700
    United States of America

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the International Research and Exchange Board (IREX) by using the links below.


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