2023 European and Eurasian Undergraduate Research Symposium



The University of Pittsburgh’s Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies are pleased to announce that the 2023 European and Eurasian Undergraduate Research Symposium will take place on March 31, 2023.  The event is open to undergraduates from all majors and institutions who have written a research paper from a social science, humanities, or business perspective focusing on the study of Eastern, Western, or Central Europe, the European Union, Russia, or Central Eurasia.  After the initial submission of papers, selected participants are grouped into panels according to their research topics. The participants then give 10- to 15-minute presentations based on their research to a panel of faculty and graduate students. The presentations are open to the public.


Limited travel grants are available to help defray travel expenses for accepted participants located outside the Pittsburgh region.

To submit an application, please complete this form. For more information, please visit see the attached flyer or visit our website.



SYMPOSIUM: March 31, 2023

Questions? Reach out to Zita Tóth-Shawgo (zita.toth-shawgo@pitt.edu)


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