GERMANY/POLAND: Viadrina Ukrainian Studies Conference “Rethinking Ukrainian Studies: Locally, Regionally, Transnationally”, 16-17 May 2019

The conference with a focus on Ukrainian transnational research will be held on 16-17 May 2019 in Frankfurt/ Oder and Słubice.


Prof. Dr. Andrii Portnov,
Chair of Entangled History of Ukraine,
Director of the PRISMA UKRAЇNA Research Network Eastern Europe

Call For Applications: 10 Travel & Accommodation Grants For Young Researchers, apply by April 8, 2019

Who can apply?
Young researches (MA and PhD students, postdocs) dealing with Ukrainian topics are welcomed to apply for travel and accommodation grants to attend our conference and participate in all of its activities.
How to apply?
Please send your application in one pdf file, including a CV and a short essay “How Ukrainian Studies Could be Reconsidered Nowadays” to the email address: ukraine (at)

Successful applicants will be awarded a travel grant (up to 200 Euro) and offered accommodation at the dormitory for two nights (16-18 May 2019). They will be expected to prepare short reports/ blogs/ essays about the conference to be published online. Confirmation letters will be sent until April 15, 2019.

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