Through funding from the US Department of Education, the Title VI National Resource Centers (NRCs) for Russia/Eastern Europe at the Center for Russian and East European Studies/University of Pittsburgh, the Center for Slavic and East European Studies/Ohio State University, the Inner Asian and Uralic National Resource Center/Indiana University, the Russian and East European Institute/Indiana University and the Institute of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies/University of California will jointly award stipends to faculty at community colleges and minority-serving institutions to develop and incorporate greater content about Russia, Eastern Europe, and Eurasia into the curricula of the institutions at which they teach. These National Resource Centers (NRCs) receive grants under the Higher Education Act to train specialists and to work with other postsecondary institutions to expand Russian, East European, and Eurasian content in the classroom. Faculty at community colleges and minority-serving institutions throughout the US are invited to apply for a course development stipend of $1000-3000. More details on eligibility, application procedures, and administration of the awards, as well as the application itself can be found at:
Applications are due by 11:59 PM EST on March 4, 2019.