Fourth Student scientific and educational program of FAIR-Russia Research Centre

FAIR Russia Research Centre

(FSBI “SSC RF ITEP” of NRC “Kurchatov Institute”)

Jointly supported by

Helmholtz Association


National Research Center “Kurchatov Institute”



The Contest has been cancelled due to the insufficient number of applications submitted.

FAIR-Russia Research Centre announces the Fourth Contest for participation in the FRRC Student scientific and educational program. The program is aimed to involve up to 15 students into research work in the framework of the FAIR project. The program will last 6 months beginning in September 2015 with the break for exam sessions and holidays. The scientific and educational program consists of the lectures on topical FAIR problems, introduction into the activities of the main FAIR scientific groups and research work under the guidance of leading scientists. The students will receive money reward*. After the program finishes all the participants will receive certificates on their work. Successful finishing of the program increases students’ chance to receive FRRC annual grants.

Students studying from their 3rd year can take part in the Contest as well as PhD students doing their research work in the Institutes-partners of FAIR situated in Moscow and its suburbs and students from chairs that have their scientific base in those institutions. Applicants must successfully finish at least 5 semesters of their education and be permanent residents of the Russian Federation. Selection of candidates will be held on the basis of filled form, extract from academic record and interview. Those who will win the Contest will participate in the FRRC scientific and research work.

To take part in the FRRC Contest a candidate must send to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. not late than 20th of May 2015 the following documents: filled form in Russian and English, certified copy of the extract from their academic record for the whole period of education. After the form review the candidate will be appointed an interview date. Those beginning their magistracy education in 2015 must additionally confirm their enrollment to the magistracy of one of the institutions-partners of FAIR. Participants of previous years’ student scientific and educational programs are not allowed to take part in the new Contest. Also, if you are a participant of other FRRC programs, your application will not be accepted.

The international FAIR project ( is aimed to create a unique next-gen accelerator complex with no analogs in the world. This project will allow all-new opportunities in research on the most significant courses of modern science and technology. Participation in the FAIR project gives unique experience of scientific and technical activity that is necessary to create innovative environment in society.

FRRC coordinates the activity of the Russian FAIR participants, holds different contests and programs aimed to support master students, PhD students and young PhDs who work in different fields of fundamental and engineering science and modern technologies and participating in the FAIR project implementation.

*Financial support will only be provided if FRRC gets regular payments from National Research Center “Kurchatov Institute” or from Helmholz Association in the scope of FRRC project.

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