Celebrating our 40th Anniversary 1975-2015

Welcome to the Foundation’s new Web site. Whether you are a Friend of CFUS, a beneficiary of or a potential applicant to one of the Foundation’s programs, or simply want to know more about Ukrainian Studies, we hope you find our site informative and useful. While we are delighted to launch it, it remains a work in progress and we welcome any comments or suggestions you may have (see Contact Us).

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2014 Scholarly Publications Grant awarded to CIUS Press for The Emergence of Ukraine: Self-Determination, Occupation, and War in Ukraine, 1917-1922, edited by Wolfram Dornik, Ph.D and New Contributions to the History of the Ukrainian Language by Michael Moser, Ph.D.

2013 Luckyj Ukrainian Literature Translation Prize awarded to Dr. Michael Naydan, Pennsylvania State University.

(This Prize is awarded every 2-3 years to recognize an individual’s extensive and/or significant contribution to the translation of Ukrainian belletristic works into English.) Prize to be awarded in 2015.

Click below for a complete listing of awards issued in the last three years.

Awards & Grants Issued by CFUS


CFUS programs benefit a diverse group of students and scholars of various disciplines in Ukrainian studies.

Click on the photos to your right to read testimonials from recent recipients.