Scholarships and Awards - Ukrainian Studies

Victor and Maria Rudewych meet Rudewych scholars and postdoctoral fellow

  On 12 December 2017 the Mykola Zerov Centre for Ukrainian Studies hosted a lunch at a Southbank restaurant for the Centre’s chief benefactors, Mr Victor Rudewych OAM and Ms Maria Rudewych. The gathering provided an opportunity for Monash Rudewych PhD Scholars in Ukrainian Studies Denys Shestopalets and Olha Shmihelska, as well as Monash Rudewych…

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Monash Ukrainian Studies Flourishes as Rudewych Benefaction Brings Early Results

Alessandro Achilli appointed Lecturer in Ukrainian Studies 2017 was a year rich in events at the Monash University’s Mykola Zerov Centre for Ukrainian Studies. In July, Dr Alessandro Achilli, a specialist in Ukrainian literature of the 20th Century, was appointed Lecturer in Ukrainian Studies. Dr Achilli received his PhD from the University of Milan in…

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Prizes in Ukrainian Studies at Monash University

Excellent students in Ukrainian Studies receive prizes in recognition of their achievements. The first prizes to be established were memorial prizes in honour of benefactors of Ukrainian Studies at Monash University Stepan Soldat, Vasyl and Stefania Fokshan, and Joseph and Eugenia Pona. The 1991 University Calendar carried a description of these three prizes. The Ilko Prystasz…

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Applications open: The Monash Rudewych Years 7-11 Ukrainian Language Scholarships 2016

The Scholarships were established with funds generously donated by Mr Victor Rudewych and Ms Maria Rudewych. The Scholarships aim to encourage students in Australia to study the Ukrainian language and culture at school and to progress to higher levels of tuition from year to year. The Monash Rudewych Years 7-11 Ukrainian Language Scholarships 2016 are…

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Applications open: Monash Rudewych Year 12 Ukrainian Language Scholarships 2017

The Scholarships were established in 2008 with funds generously donated by Mr Victor Rudewych and Ms Maria Rudewych. The Scholarships aim to encourage students in Australia to study the Ukrainian language and culture at school and to enrol in Ukrainian language programs for the Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE), the Higher School Certificate (HSC), or…

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Tessa Benn and Rosalie Marshall receive Ukrainian Studies awards

At the Faculty of Arts Awards evening (25 May 2016) at the Deakin Edge auditorium in Federation Square, Melbourne, the Dean of Arts Professor Rae Frances presented award certificates and cheques to undergraduate students who received the highest grades in the many disciplines of the Arts Faculty. Two awards were conferred upon students who excelled…

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Monash Rudewych Year 12 Scholarships 2016

The recipients of the 2016 Monash Rudewych Year 12 Ukrainian Language Scholarships and Encouragement Awards were announced in March, and prize certificates were presented to recipients in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide at Ukrainian community celebrations of Shevchenko Day. The Scholarships were first funded by their sponsors, Mr Victor Rudewych and Ms Maria Rudewych, in 2008.…

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Results of Monash Rudewych Years 7-11 Ukrainian Language Scholarships announced

Among the many projects through which benefactors Victor and Maria Rudewych have supported education in the area of Ukrainian language and culture are scholarships schemes for students attending secondary school. While the most prestigious of these are the $2500 Monash Rudewych Year 12 Ukrainian Language Scholarships, Victor and Maria Rudewych have also instituted scholarships for…

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The Dr Anna Berehulak Memorial Scholarship

The Scholarship is funded by the Ukrainian Studies Foundation in Australia Ltd. And the Mykola Zerov Centre for Ukrainian Studies, Monash University. It is dedicated to the memory of Dr Anna Berehulak (1967-1999), a graduate of Monash University and the author of several publications on Ukrainian literature. Its aim is to encourage students of Ukrainian…

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