| Deadline: 1 December 2016
The Alfa Fellowship Program is a distinguished professional development programme placing accomplished young professionals in work assignments at leading organisations in the fields of business, economics, journalism, law, public policy, and related areas in Russia. The programme accepts up to 18 American, British, and German citizens per year. It includes intensive Russian language training, seminar series, and extended professional experience.
The Alfa Fellowship Program aims to expand networks of American, British, German, and Russian professionals, develop greater intercultural understanding, and advance knowledge of Russia in the West.
Drawing upon extensive contacts throughout industry, media, public, and nonprofit organisations in Russia, the Alfa Fellowship Program works together with the fellows to identify suitable work placements at leading institutions.
The Alfa Fellowship Program endeavours to secure positions that meet the interests of both the fellows and host institutions. Fellows’ progress is closely monitored by the Fund for International Fellowships and Cultural Dialogue in Moscow.
In addition to individualised professional assignments, the Alfa Fellowship Program includes:
Candidates for the Alfa Fellowship Program must meet the following eligibility requirements:
Source: Cultural Vistas
This session offers a chance to learn more about the programme and the application process, and have all your questions answered.
Date & time:
Thursday, 3 November 2016 | 18:00 – 19:30 CET
Allianz Forum, Clubraum E042
Pariser Platz 6
Please register online (no later than 2 November 2016).