Call for Applications: 2017 Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute

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Summer Program
January 25, 2017 to May 15, 2017
Massachusetts, United States
Subject Fields: 
Area Studies, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Graduate Studies, Languages, Russian or Soviet History / Studies
The Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute (HUSI) invites applications for its 2017 summer program.

Program Dates: June 17 - August 5, 2017
Application Deadlines:

  • March 13 for all applicants seeking financial aid
  • April 17 for applicants seeking an F-1 student visa
  • May 15 for all other applicants

HUSI offers seven weeks of intensive accredited university instruction in Ukrainian studies. The program is designed for graduate students and advanced undergraduates who are concentrating in Ukrainian studies or who wish to broaden their educational experience. 

2017 Courses: 

  • Society, Culture and Politics in Modern Ukraine with Serhiy Bilenky (4 credits) 
  • State-Society Relations in Independent Ukraine with Sophia Wilson (4 credits)
  • Ukrainian for Reading Knowledge with Volodymyr Dibrova (8 credits)

What makes HUSI different? 

  • Study at one of the most prestigious universities in the world
  • Access Harvard's immense library system 
  • Use the largest Ucrainica collection outside Eastern Europe 
  • Visit Harvard's world-renowned museums 
  • Take advantage of all that the vibrant city of Cambridge has to offer
  • Socialize with peers and experts at formal and informal gatherings

Read about the HUSI experience in the words of our alumni.

Contact Info: 

Additional questions may be directed to Serhiy Bilenky, HUSI Director, at 647-687-4953 or by email at

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