Dostoyevsky Scholarships to Learn Russian in Yerevan

ASPIRANTUM announces "Dostoyevsky scholarships" for students in Russian Studies and relevant fields to participate in ASPIRANTUM's 4-8 weeks Russian language winter school 2023 in Yerevan, Armenia.

10 scholarships are available through ASPIRANTUM's Dostoyevsky scholarship scheme to those students who meet the eligibility criteria presented below and are interested to learn Russian in Armenia during the 4-8 weeks Russian language winter school.

The scholarship:

The participation fee for the 4-8 weeks Russian Language course is $2500-$4920 ($4920 - 8 weeks, $4350 - 7 weeks, $3700 - 6 weeks, $3100 - 5 weeks, $2500 - 4 weeks). The Dostoyevsky scholarship will cover $500-$700, and the student, if awarded the scholarship, will have to pay $500-$700 less for the course. 

Who is eligible?

Please apply for this scholarship only if you meet the eligibility criteria.

Only undergraduate (BA), graduate (MA), and postgraduate (Ph.D.) students, as well as researchers in Slavic Studies and related fields, enrolled in universities and other academic institutions from the below-specified countries, are eligible to apply for the Dostoyevsky scholarship. 

The ideal candidates will be 19 - 39 years old by the program's start. 

Only the citizens of the following countries are eligible for this scholarship:

Albania, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Czechia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, North Macedonia, Norway, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States of America, Uruguay.

Please do not apply for this scholarship if you have already secured funding from other sources.

Deadline to apply:

Please apply for this scholarship by July 25, 2023.


To apply, please go to the DOSTOYEVSKY scholarship announcement on ARMACAD's webpage and fill in the online application form.

Before applying, please ensure that you have already applied to Russian Language winter school 2023.

You may check the testimonials of ASPIRANTUM language school alumni.


Russian Language Summer School, from Jul 07, 2024 to Aug 30, 2024 (8 weeks (or 4-7 weeks))

Come and join the Russian language summer school organized by ASPIRANTUM - Armenian School of Languages and Cultures. The program will start on July 7, 2024, and will run for 8 weeks until August 30, 2024. If you prefer a shorter program, there are options for 4, 5, 6, or 7 weeks. For more information and to apply, please see the details below.

See Course Details