Russian Heritage Speakers Program

Outbound Communications Officer
1828 L Street, NW
Suite 1200
Washington, DC  20036
Phone: (202) 833-7522
Fax: (202) 833-7523


Asia and Oceania: Kazakhstan
Europe: Russia: Moscow, Russia: Saint Petersburg, Russia: Vladimir

Host Institution: MIU (Moscow), Herzen (St Petersburg), KORA (St. Petersburg), KazNU (Almaty)

Dates: Late Aug to mid-Dec, mid-Jan to mid-May; summer pgm avail early Jun to early Aug

Subject: Area Studies, Russian Language

Level: Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduates, Adults, Teachers, Professionals
Requires: 2.70 GPA, previous study in field, Participants must be Russian heritage speakers
Age Min: 18

Undergrad Credit: Available
Undergrad: 16 full sem, 8 for summer
Grad Credit: Available
Grad: 15 full sem, 10 for summer
Transfer Credit Through: Bryn Mawr College
Document Awarded: Transcript

Overall Program Costs: Contact sponsor
Cost Include: Cultural Activities, Emergency Travel Assistance, Excursions, Health Insurance, Most Meals, Pre-Departure Services, Resident Director, Tuition, Visa
Nonrefundable fee
Cost Range: Contact Sponsor For Program Costs

Instruction Language: Russian
Format: Independent Study Format, Internship, Language Study, Lecture, Seminar
Students: US

Housing Arrangement: Arranged By Program
Housing Type: Dormitories, Homestays

Deadline: March 15 for fall/acad yr; Oct 15 for spring; Feb 15 for summer

Other Info:
Orientation Location: In US & Abroad
Orientation Description: pre-departure & in-country
Activities: Cultural Events Activity, Excursions Activity, Field Trips Activity, Program Travel Activity
Misc: Study Russian in a program specifically designed to meet the needs of heritage speakers!
Financial Aid: Scholarships
May Contact Former Participant