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Linkage proposal-writing webinar materials: January 15, 2016

The US-Russia University Partnership Program hosted free informational webinars on funding opportunities for the Linkage winter 2016 competition. During these webinars applicants familiarized themselves with the Linkage application requirements, went through the application process with UPP staff, and discussed remaining questions.

Please click here to download the presentation.

Mon, 01/18/2016 - 06:28

Second round of the Linkage funding competition

Funding Opportunity for US-Russia University Partnerships in All Academic Fields

Wed, 12/02/2015 - 13:20

MEPhI Engineering center's invention

This innovative invention of scientists from MEPhI Engineering center was presented at the exhibition VUZPROMEXPO-2015, held December 2-4 in Technopolis "Moscow".

VUZPROMEXPO - is the largest federal exhibition of scientific and technological achievements highlighting their commercial potential. In 2015, the third exhibition, has become a platform for interaction between brightest representatives of Russian science and the country's largest enterprises.

Tue, 12/01/2015 - 14:07

UPP WEBINAR MATERIALS: 16 September 2015

The US-Russia University Partnership Program hosted free informational webinars on funding opportunities for the autumn/winter competitions. During these webinars applicants familiarized themselves with the Contact and Linkage application requirements, went through the application process with UPP staff, and discussed remaining questions.

Please click here to download the presentation.

Fri, 09/18/2015 - 11:34

Informational Webinar on Funding Opportunities

Eurasia Foundation will hold a webinar entitled “Informational Webinar on Funding Opportunities” on September 16, at 9:00 a.m. (ET) in Russian and at 12:00 p.m. (ET) in English. The webinar will focus on funding opportunities for current collaborative initiatives under the US-Russia University Partnership Program.

The webinar is free and open to anyone interested in collaborations between US and Russian higher education institutions.

The webinar will include presentations on the following:

Tue, 09/08/2015 - 04:22

Second round of the Contact and Linkage funding competition

Funding Opportunity for US-Russia University Partnerships in All Academic Fields

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 15:01

Going Global 2016

Going Global 2016: The conference for leaders of international education, 3-5 May, Cape Town, South Africa

With more than 1,000 leaders from 80 countries participating, Going Global has become the world’s largest open conference for leaders of higher education. Since its inception in 2004, the conference has been hosted in London, Hong Kong, Dubai and Miami. Going Global 2016 will be the first time the conference has been held on the African continent.

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 12:00

How to use UPP website

The US-Russia University Partnership Program invites higher education institutions from Russia and the United States and their representatives (including professors, researchers and administrative staff) to register partnership projects, search for partners, and apply for partnership funding using our website.
Using the University Partnership Program website has three main steps:

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 18:38

Materials for the proposal-writing webinar

The US-Russia University Partnership Program hosted free proposal-writing webinars for the Winter/Spring Linkage funding competition. These webinars familiarized applicants with the Linkage application requirements and selection criteria.

Please click here to download the presentation.

Please click here to download questions and answers that came up during the webinars.

Fri, 04/10/2015 - 15:48

Linkage project funding

Eurasia Foundation invites accredited higher education institutions from Russia and the United States to submit joint proposals for creating new bilateral partnerships as part of the US-Russia University Partnership Program (UPP). The funding competition offers “linkage” funding of up to $41,000 for the implementation of new partnership projects in any academic field. Proposals must include at least one Russian and one US institution. All application materials for Linkage funding are due on May 18th, 2015.

Mon, 04/06/2015 - 09:00

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