The Gorchakov Fund starts accepting applications for VII Diplomatic Seminar

25 March 2015

VII Diplomatic Seminar of Young Experts will take place in Moscow on May 5-9, 2015.


Diplomatic Seminar is a research and educational program and a youth platform for an open dialogue on the issues of international cooperation, economics, law, public diplomacy and history. Meetings with leading Russian scientists in the field of foreign affairs, prominent political scientists and historians, representatives of public organizations and governmental institutions will be held within the framework of the project.


The participants will have an opportunity to join an official celebration ceremony of the 70th anniversary of the Victory after completing a working part of the program.


Students and research fellows specializing in the fields of international relations, journalism, economics and law, representatives of public organizations, scientists and historians from the Baltics States, Eastern Europe, Caucasus, Central Asia and the regions of Russia in the age group of 18-30 are invited to participate in Diplomatic Seminar.


Diplomatic Seminar is an opportunity to make a statement on the international platform, expand one’s perspective and meet personally with well-known political scientists and experts, improve professional skills and make useful connections with colleagues from other countries. Five days of learning, communication and impressions.


The Gorchakov Fund provides accommodation, meals and a cultural program. Travel expenses will be covered by the participants themselves.


The group of delegates will be formed based on open competition.


The applicants are required to fill in the application, attach a copy of the recommendation letter from a head of their organization or a university/academic advisor and forward them to


The applications are accepted until April 5, 2015.


All the applicants will be notified about the results of the competitions within 10 days of the application deadline.


Wishing you good luck!


Photo album


Film about VI Diplomatic Seminar of the Gorchakov TV channel

Vladimir Zolotov: The voice of the Gorchakov Fund is heard in Serbia. Video commentary by a participant of the VI Diplomatic Seminar