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Russian Studies

Russian Studies is a field of study first developed during the Cold War. It is an interdisciplinary field crossing history and language studies. It is closely related to Soviet and Communist studies. This field has become increasingly common throughout our nations universities and knowledge of Russian language is also becoming increasingly common.

In university, a Russian Studies major includes many cultural classes teaching the student about Russian customs, traditions, superstitions, and common opinion. Additionally, Russian literature and art is explored, giving insight to many of the worlds legendary writers, poets, absurdists all the avant guard of Russian art. Mysticism and folklore is commonly studied, describing how paganism remained strong within Russia throughout it's introduction to Christianity in 980 by Vladimir I> all the way to the present day when in isolated rural villages still ward off the unclean spirits and are wary of intelligence as a sign of something out of the ordinary.

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Matching Russian Studies Colleges

Georgetown University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $40,920 average out-state tuition; $40,920 average in-state tuition
The University of Texas at Austin
Four or more years; Public; $32,506 average out-state tuition; $9,794 average in-state tuition
University of Colorado Boulder
Four or more years; Public; $28,850 average out-state tuition; $7,672 average in-state tuition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Four or more years; Public; $27,219 average out-state tuition; $11,847 average in-state tuition
University of Oregon
Four or more years; Public; $26,415 average out-state tuition; $7,551 average in-state tuition
University of Washington-Seattle Campus
Four or more years; Public; $27,230 average out-state tuition; $9,746 average in-state tuition
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Four or more years; Public; $24,953 average out-state tuition; $5,128 average in-state tuition

Scholarships for Russian Studies Majors

name award deadline

Ford Foundation Predoctoral Diversity Fellowship

National Research Council

$24,000 January 08, 2019 See Details

Ford Foundation Predoctoral Diversity Fellowship

National Research Council

award

$24,000

deadline

January 08, 2019
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Samuel Cochran Endowed Generativity Scholarship

University of Texas, San Antonio

$1,000 February 15, 2019 See Details

Samuel Cochran Endowed Generativity Scholarship

University of Texas, San Antonio

award

$1,000

deadline

February 15, 2019
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Pauline W. and Samuel W. Cochran Endowed Scholarship

University of Texas, San Antonio

$500 February 15, 2019 See Details

Pauline W. and Samuel W. Cochran Endowed Scholarship

University of Texas, San Antonio

award

$500

deadline

February 15, 2019
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Harold S. Gulliver, Sr. Memorial Scholarship

Valdosta State University

Varies March 01, 2019 See Details

Harold S. Gulliver, Sr. Memorial Scholarship

Valdosta State University

award

Varies

deadline

March 01, 2019
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Caroline Heath Tunstall-Elizabeth Calvert Page Dabney Scholarship

Old Dominion University

Varies February 15, 2019 See Details

Caroline Heath Tunstall-Elizabeth Calvert Page Dabney Scholarship

Old Dominion University

award

Varies

deadline

February 15, 2019
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Gene and Pat Holder Scholarship

University of North Carolina at Greensboro - College of Arts & Science

Varies December 01, 2018 See Details

Gene and Pat Holder Scholarship

University of North Carolina at Greensboro - College of Arts & Science

award

Varies

deadline

December 01, 2018
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Chris Velonis Miller Scholarship

University of North Carolina at Greensboro - College of Arts & Science

Varies December 01, 2018 See Details

Chris Velonis Miller Scholarship

University of North Carolina at Greensboro - College of Arts & Science

award

Varies

deadline

December 01, 2018
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