Логотип CGES

The Seventh Russian-European research papers competition: Deadline approaching

Research papers by students in social sciences and humanities are being collected for the Seventh Russian-European research papers competition until October 12, 2020.

Winners will receive financial support to take a research trip to Europe (for Russian students) or to Russia (for European students) in early 2021 to collect empirical data and to develop the research. Elaborated papers presenting the results of the empirical studies will be published in the CGES Working Papers series (ISSN 1860-5680).

Send the submission, including your paper, academic cv, and motivation letter, which should include a description of the plan of conducting an empirical research in case of winning the competition, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. till October 12, 2020.

The competition final will take place in November 2020 in Saint-Petersburg. Finalists are expected to present their papers in English to the jury in person. The finalists unable to attend the final owing to COVID-related travel restrictions will have an opportunity to present online.

Finalists will have an opportunity to take part in the international seminar on paper preparation and publication in international scientific journals under the guidance of a European instructor.

Details and requirements to papers can be found here