In connection with the recognition by the General Prosecutor’s Office of the Russian Federation on January 23, 2023 of The Andrei Sakharov Foundation (USA) as an undesirable organization in Russia, our Fund would like to clarify the following: • The Andrei Sakharov Science Endowment Fund is a non-profit charitable organization established in 2021 to perpetuate … Read more
Board of Trustees elected Sakharov scholars from MIPT
On October 07, 2022 our Board of Trustees made a decision to increase the number of Sakharov scholars from 8 to 10 for the 2022-2023 academic year and held a vote on candidates submitted by MIPT. The Trustees noted that all the candidates presented had a high level of academic and scientific achievements. The following … Read more
Lev P. Pitaevskii died
On August 23, 2022 a prominent Russian and Italian physicist Lev P. Pitaevskii died aged 89. He was the Board of Trustees member of our Fund since inception. We express our deepest condolences to all his friends and family members. IN MEMORY OF LEV P. PITAEVSKII (from University of Trento)
MSU announced The Andrei Sakharov Scholarship competition
On August 19, 2022 the MSU Faculty of Physics announced The Andrei Sakharov Scholarship competition. Applications are open till September 15, 2022 after which they will be reviewed and selected candidates will be submitted for final approval to the Board of Trustees of The Andrei Sakharov Science Endowment Fund.
Deadline extended for MIPT applicants
The deadline for The Andrei Sakharov Scholarship applications for MIPT students is extended to August 31, 2022.
MIPT announced The Andrei Sakharov Scholarship competition
On July 1, 2022 MIPT announced The Andrei Sakharov Scholarship competition. Applications are open till August 1, 2022 after which they will be reviewed and selected candidates will be submitted for final approval to the Board of Trustees of The Andrei Sakharov Science Endowment Fund.
Charity Fund “Miloserdie” supported our Fund again
The Charity Fund “Miloserdie,” belonging to NLMK — the world’s leading vertically-integrated steel producer, made a donation and supported our Fund again second year in a row.
The Annual Report for 2021 published
The 2021 Annual Report for The Andrei Sakharov Science Endowment Fund is published.
101st anniversary of Andrei Sakharov
Today is the 101st anniversary of Andrei Sakharov – a brilliant Soviet physicist and Nobel Peace Prize laureate.Celebrating this date, both MIPT and MSU Physics Department made important announcements regarding The Andrei Sakharov Scholarships competition this year.
Norilsk Nickel supported our Fund again
Norilsk Nickel – the world’s largest high-grade nickel and palladium producer, made a donation and supported our Fund again the second year in a row.