Russian International Studies Association

Russian International Studies Association

Scientific contest among young researchers of international studies


In the framework of the XI RISA Convention a scientific contest among young researchers of international studies will be held for the second time in three nominations: “Best Monographic Paper”, “Best Collective Research”, “Best Scientific Article by a Young Researcher”. Besides, this year there will be a special nomination “The Great Russian Revolution and international studies: lessons of the past and current research problems”.

All papers submitted for the contest must be published in 2016 or later.

You can submit your applications from 15 June to 1 September. The awarding ceremony will take place in the days of the XI RISA Convention.

Please submit your applications to (please mention the word “Contest” in the text of the letter) according to 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 format)

Please mind that unpublished papers are not allowed to the contest.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 1982).