Grants Awarded in the 2017-2018 Grant Cycle

June 12, 2019

The Shevchenko Scientific Society awarded a number of research grants and dissertation grants to support the development of Ukrainian Studies in Ukraine and abroad.


Research Grants 


Vadym Adadurov                                        $1500

School of Humanities, Ukrainian Catholic University

“Translating words in centuries: An intellectual biography Ilko Borshchak”


Mykola Barmak                                            $785

Department of the History of Ukraine, Ternopil National Pedagogical University

“The Mechanism of Occupation of Ukrainian Right Bank Lands by the Russian Empire (second half of XVIII – first half of XIX century)”


Volodymyr Biletsky, Hennadiy Haiko         $1500

National Technical University Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute; National Technical University Kyiv Polytechnic Institute

“The History of Mining in Ukraine: From Primitive Communities to the Industrial Age”


Taras Chuhlib                                               $650

Institute of History of Ukraine, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

“The Cossacks and Nobility:  Ukrainian –Polish relations, 16th-18th centuries”


Tetyana Dontsova; Svitlana Nahirniak; Andriy Lapins’kyy        $1575 

Department of Chemical Technology, Ihor Sikorsky National Technical University; Kyiv Polytechnic Institute

Monitoring the composition of air in Ukraine”


Liliana Hentosh                                             $3200

Institute of Historical Studies, Ivan Franko Lviv National University

“For every neighbor is a brother”: Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky and the Holocaust”


Victor Horobets                                             $1000

Institute of History, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

“Social discipline” versus “self-organization of societies” in early modern Ukraine: Regiment as a social organism and as a periphery of the Hetmanate’s power structure”


Radym Huban’                                              $475

Department of Law, M. P. Drahomanov National Pedagogical University, Kyiv, Ukraine

“Activities of the Provisional Government on the Right-Bank Ukraine (March-October 1917)”


Maria Kovalchuk                                          $450

Ukrainian National Informational Agency “Ukrinform”, Kyiv, Ukraine

“Osmani, Crimea and Southern Ukraine in the XVI century: political and administrative, military and social structures”


Volodymyr Kulikov                                      $1260

Department of History, Karazin Kharkiv National University

Enterprise and Society: Company Towns of the Donbas and Dnieper Regions between 1870 and 1917” 


Iurii Mel’nyk                                                 $680

School of Journalism, Ivan Franko Lviv National University

“The Publicistic Heritage of Yevhen Onatskyy”


Vitaliy Skalskyy                                             $150

Institute of History, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine

The Typhus Epidemic of 1919 in Ukraine”


Vasyl Strilets                                                  $930

Ukrainian Center for the Enhancement of Qualifications of Civil Servants and City and Town Government Officials, Kyiv, Ukraine

“The Union of Liberation of Ukraine of the 1920s: Fiction or Reality?” The question of real existence in the Ukrainian SSR during the second half of the 1920s”         


Yurii Voloshyn                                              $950

Department of History of Ukraine, V. H. Korolenko Poltava National Pedagogical  University

“The Poltava City Courts, 1770s-1780s”  


Dissertation Research Grants


Ivan Al’mes                                        $710

Department of Modern and Contemporary History, Ukrainian Catholic University, Lviv

“’Vita post mortem’: the book publishing heritage of Vasylian monasteries on  Ukrainian lands, 17th -18th centuries in the scholarly libraries of Vienna”


Victor Burenkov                               $  610        

Department of Modern and Contemporary History of Ukraine, Zaporizhzhia National University

“The Dnipropetrovsk Political Clan within the socialist political elite еліт (1950s – early 1990s”


Oksana Klymenko                            $640

Department of History, National University of Kyiv Mohyla Academy

“Socialist construction” in the memoirs of the proletariat: ideal, techniques of memory and writing, the formation of the “new socialist man” (based on materials    of the UkrSSR from the end of the 1920s to the mid 1930s” 


Hryhoriy Riy                                     $  620

Ukrainian Free University

“Foreign political activity of the Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (S. Bandera) and cooperation of the representatives of the enslaved nations in the Anti-Bolshevik Bloc of the People in the context of the Cold War “


Volodymyr Spivak                            $  285.00

P.I. Tchaikovsky National Conservatory of Music, Kyiv

“The philosophical ideas of Anton Radyvylovsky in the context of the Ukrainian spiritual culture of the 17th century”