Grant contest of the Gorchakov Fund for Eurasian foreign youth: Application deadline extended!

The Gorchakov Fund has extended the application deadline for foreign individuals to participate in the grant contest held on the sidelines of Youth Forum “Eurasia Global” on September 2-8, 2021 in Orenburg. The contest is traditionally organized in partnership with the Federal Agency for Youth Affairs (Rosmolodezh) and the National Youth Council of Russia.

Applications are accepted from April 26 through July 7.

If you have an idea of a project in the area of public diplomacy aimed at intensifying cooperation between your country and Russia, it is a contest for you. The Gorchakov Fund will support the best projects with grants in the amount of 200 000, 300 000 and 500 000 rubles.

Who can become a participant?

  • young foreign participants of the “Eurasia Global” Forum;

  • Russian compatriots living abroad and attending the “Eurasia Global” Forum.

More information about how to register for International Youth Forum “Eurasia Global” is available on the website of Rosmoldezh

The contest will be organized in three stages:

  • applications for the contest will be accepted on the website of the Gorchakov Fund through July 7;

  • preparation for the project defense, master classes on project management by experts of the Fund and Rosmolodezh;

  • projects will be presented to the Contest Committee at the “Eurasia Global” Forum.

In advance of the “Eurasia Global” Forum, the Gorchakov Fund will host online master classes on how to complete and submit the application and improve project management skills.

Experts of Rosmolodezh will also evaluate grant applications and select several participants for whom Rosmolodezh will cover travel expenses to attend the International Youth Forum “Eurasia Global”.

In order to participate for the grant contest, please do the following: