Call for applications: Contest of research and analytical papers on EAEU integration

The Gorchakov Fund, the Center for Analysis and Forecasting of the Commonwealth Integration Processes and the Center for Studies of Integration Prospects invite Bachelor's and Master's students to apply for participation in the Russian-Belarusian contest of student research and analytical papers on the issues of the Eurasian integration.

The goal of the contest is to identify the most talented and promising young experts in the area of integration processes taking place in the Eurasian space.

Requirements to applicants: Bachelor's and Master's students, post-graduates, young scientists and experts, ages 18-35.

The topics should be associated with political, economic, legal and cultural-humanitarian aspects of integration processes and projects in Eurasia with the participation of Russia and Belarus, specifically: the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), the Union State of Russia and Belarus, the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), and the Eurasian Development Bank (EBD).

10 winners will be selected following results of the contest, and each winner will receive a certificate and coverage of accommodation expenses and meals during participation in the conference after the contest. Also, the best papers will be included into a collection of articles published based on results the contest.

All contestants will receive an opportunity to speak at the conference, present results of their research and discuss them with the experts.

Deadline for applications: through July 29 2021.

Announcement of results: by August 13, 2021.

The conference following the contest will be held on August 30-31, 2021.

In order to apply for the contest and/or conference, please complete the following steps:

- fill out an application form for the contest (posted on and;

- attach an essay and a motivation letter in the Word format.