Russian International Studies Association

Russian International Studies Association

Scientific contest among young IR researchers


Traditionally, in the framework of the XII RISA Convention a scientific contest among young researchers of international studies is to be held in three nominations: “Best Monographic Paper”, “Best Collective Research”, and “Best Scientific Article of a Young Researcher”.

All papers submitted for the contest must be published in 2018 or later.

You can submit your applications from 10 July to 10 September. The awarding ceremony is to be held in the days of the XII RISA Convention.

Please submit your applications to (please mention the word “Contest” in the text of the letter) in accordance with the form:

  1. Name and surname of the author or group of authors
  2. Place of work, position held
  3. Academic degree, academic title
  4. Contact information (address, telephone number, e-mail)
  5. Imprint and the text of the paper (pdf)

Please mind that unpublished papers are not allowed to the contest.

The category of young researchers encompasses academic staff, PhD students, post-doctorate students and researchers working in analytical centers and educational institutions of higher education younger than 35 (date of birth — after 1984).