Applications for the MCCS Grant are open!

4 October, 2022

The Moscow Center for Consciousness Studies announces the opening of applications for a grant for Master's degree students of the Faculty of Philosophy of Moscow State University.

The purpose of the MCCS Grant is to support the scientific work of students on fundamental philosophical problems. In particular, the grant is intended to support students in writing their final qualifying work and conducting the necessary scientific research. The topic of the grant project should correspond to the topic of the final qualifying work, which will be the main result of the work on the grant, it will be necessary to provide it for the report. Publications in journals and collections will not be required for the report.

Students of the first year of the Master's degree of the Faculty of Philosophy of Moscow State University can participate in the competition. Now a competition is being announced for students enrolled in the first year of the master's degree. The grant payment period for this competition is 15 months (February 2023 — June 2024, with the exception of July and August 2023). The grant amount paid monthly is 20,000 rubles (before personal income tax deduction). Detailed terms of the competition can be found in the Regulations on the competition.

Applications are accepted until November 30, 2022 (inclusive) through the application system. The list of winners of the contest will be announced by January 15, 2023 on the websites https://hardproblem.ru / and https://philos.msu.ru.