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New Article by Serhii Plokhy

The Return of History: The Post-Soviet Space Thirty Years after the Fall of the USSR

Apply for a Fellowship at HURI

HURI is accepting applications for the Mihaychuk, HURI, and Jacyk research fellowships. Application materials are due by January 24, 2022.

Upcoming Events

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Beyond Borderland:
30 Years of Ukrainian Sovereignty

February 7–11, 2022 | Online
TCUP Conference




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Early/ Mid - Career Scholars

The Mihaychuk and HURI Research Fellowships support scholars at the beginning and middle of their academic careers.

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Senior Scholars

The Petro Jacyk Distinguished Fellowship in Ukrainian Studies is offered biennially to advanced scholars.

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Harvard Students

Harvard undergraduates and graduate students studying Ukraine may apply for research funding to support their work.


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Harvard Ukrainian Summer Institute

Run jointly with Harvard Summer School, our summer program offers seven intensive weeks of accredited study on Ukraine.


Temerty Contemporary Ukraine Program

Bringing together scholars and policy makers, TCUP fosters new conversations on contemporary Ukraine.

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Seminars and Memorial Lectures

Open to the public, our weekly seminar series, lectures, and special events feature scholars from around the world.


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Harvard Ukrainian Studies, volume 38, issue no. 1–2 (2021) is available in print, digital (PDF), and online formats. 

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Books Published by HURI

HURI's publications program is conducted at the high standard of scholarship and editing expected of Harvard. Our books are distributed by Harvard University Press and reviewed internationally.

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Harvard Ukrainian Studies Journal

Harvard Ukrainian Studies (HUS) serves as an international forum for new scholarship in Ukrainian studies. All submissions undergo a rigorous double-blind peer review.

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Find tools, books, and archival materials to assist with your research projects.



With rare books, scholarly works, and extensive archives, Harvard’s libraries contain the largest Ukrainian collection outside Eastern Europe.


The interactive Digital Atlas of Ukraine offers researchers, students, and teachers data and visualization tools to explore historical and contemporary Ukraine.

List of Teaching Resources

Built to assist with remote coursework during the COVID-19 pandemic, this list of online resources may be useful to those studying and teaching Ukraine. 

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Студенти Української літньої школи у Гарварді: хто вони, і чому вони вивчають українську мову

November 22, 2021

Illustration of students sitting on books and looking at devicesНаших читачів, особливо в Україні, завжди цікавить, хто саме вивчає українську мову в Гарвардському університі. Хто ці люди за походженням та освітою?... Read more about Студенти Української літньої школи у Гарварді: хто вони, і чому вони вивчають українську мову

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Join HURI at ASEEES 2021

November 10, 2021

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As in previous years, HURI will maintain an active presence at this years Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES) convention, which takes place both in-person (New Orleans, November 18-20) and virtually (December 1-3).... Read more about Join HURI at ASEEES 2021