Diplomatic Seminar of Young Experts
The Diplomatic Seminar is a research and educational program and a youth platform for an open dialogue on the issues of cooperation in in the area of international relations, economics, law, public diplomacy, and history.
From the time of its implementation in 2012 the project has brought together over 300 experts from 25 neighbouring countries and beyond. For many of them participation in the project served as a good professional incentive for further research and social activities.
Meetings with top Russian scholars in the field of foreign affairs, prominent political scientists, historians, representatives of NGOs and governmental officials are organized for the participants of the workshop.
The Diplomatic Seminar is an opportunity to make a statement on the international platform, broaden horizons, personally meet well-known politicians and experts, acquire professional skills and knowledge and make useful connections with colleagues from other countries. Five days of knowledge, communication and new impressions.
Who can become a participant?
students and postgraduates specializing in international relations, journalism, economics, political science and law;
representatives of NGOs, student unions and youth movements;
young scientists and historians from different regions of Russia, the CIS countries, Europe, and Asia. Young experts from other continents may also apply;
international journalists working in the field of foreign policy positioning.
Age of participants – 18-30.
Terms of participation:
the organizers will cover accommodation and meals;
the participants are responsible for their own travel expenses to/from the event.
How to apply?
In order to participate, the applicants should complete an application form of the Gorchakov Fund and attach a photo (face photo, light solid background, vertical position), a signed recommendation letter with the contact information, and a motivation letter in a free format.
The program in previous years